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Missy Elliott Reacts to Singles Resurfacing on iTunes Top 10 + Young Thug's Comments on Never Buying Jay Z's CD Because He's Over 30

Ever since the Super Bowl halftime show, where Katy Perry brought our Missy Elliott, the charts have been on fire with her number 1 hits making Top 10 again.

This morning Missy called-in and discussed her performance, and all the hard work spent rehearsing. She shared with us that this was the most nervous she has been before hitting the stage in her whole career.

She also weighs in on “age-ism in hip hop” that was sparked by Young Thug’s recent comments that he would never buy a Jay Z CD because he’s over 30.

Missy also talked about the tragic news regarding Bobbi Kristina and the positive “banji movement” behind her new artist, Sharaya J.

Listen below for more.

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