If anyone thought that support for female rappers had died along with the new millenium, perhaps now would be a good time for them to reconsider their stance.
For in your thousands, YOU voted for who you believe is the ultimate Queen Of Hip-Hop.
Gracing the That Grape Juice comment sections with your opinions and debate, all in support of your favourite femcee.
Now the results are in.
Find out who YOU decided the Queen Of Hip Hop is below…
With a whopping 27,825 votes cast in her favor, calculated by adding the number of votes she received from each of the given categories, Missy Elliott has undoubtedly been voted the Queen Of Hip Hop.
With a career spanning more than twenty years, her unique and fearless quest for innovation placed her ten steps ahead of many of her competitors.
Many who all too often allowed their creative tides to be swayed solely by the winds of male respect and attention.
For it was Missy who proved that a woman did not have pepper her rhymes with sex to sell records, using talent and not wigs to entice her ever loving audiences.
Still renowned for her ever diverse sound, larger than life personality and more importantly her undeniable gift of making music,there is none more deserving than the Queen Of Hip Hop title than a woman whose artistry speaks loudly and clearly for itself.
Both critically and commercially.
To see the results from each poll in percentages for yourself, click here.