Grammy Award-winning rapper, dancer, and record producer Missy Elliot shows her appreciation for the honorary doctorate she will receive from Berklee College of Music.
The platinum recording artist who has sold more than 30 million albums wrote on Twitter on Tuesday, “I am soooooo HUMBLED!”
Elliot will be honoured with the honorary doctorate from College of Music during the school’s commencement ceremony on May 11 in Boston.
The school said the artist was being “recognized for their achievements and influences in music, and for their enduring global impact.”
According to fox5dc.com, Elliot will become the first female hip-hop artist to receive an honorary degree from the Berklee College of Music. Congratulations to Missy Elliot.