Missy Elliott Once Made a Fan’s Wedding Dreams Come True

Iconic rapper and creative Missy Elliott has captivated screens for many years with her fabulous choreography and eye-popping performance skills. Elliott has worked with many other popular artists including Beyoncé and Timbaland.

Elliott has also served as a catalyst for the success of many other artists while working for them behind the scenes, including Tweet and Jazmine Sullivan. Elliott has been known to take her craft very seriously, putting herself in contorted positions on music video shoots and performances like her performance at the VMAs where she received the video vanguard award.

Missy Elliott onstage with a mic performing in 2014
Missy Elliott performing in 2014 | Ethan Miller/BET/Getty Images for BET

The rapper has been very vocal in showing her appreciation of her fans who have supported her throughout her career. Back late last year, she doubled down on her love for her fans by coming through in support of a fan in a critical moment in her life. 

A Missy Elliott fan needed a dress for her wedding

In a tweet, a fan and bride-to-be shared a post about a dress she loved but was out of budget.

In the post, she wrote “I’m getting Married in March &trying to move into our own place.” The woman, whose name is Ireanna Bradshaw, tweeted that alongside a photo of the dress and sweet snaps of her and her future husband.

“Excited but overwhelmed. I have been saving money; but its still a struggle. I found my dream dress and I want to get it so bad but between saving for the move- i dnt think it will be possible…..”

Elliott responded to the tweet writing, “Early Congratulations. May God Bless you both with an Unbreakable Union and full of Love & Happiness.” Elliott’s tweet received over one thousand tweets. 

Missy Elliott swept in to support

Elliott’s kindness continued in a follow-up tweet, where she wrote “Your Dress is paid for now. I don’t know you but I saw you said the dress of your dreams & figured I would help when I saw you post ya cash app. May Blessings pour on your Beautiful Wedding Day with your Future husband.” Elliott’s act was overwhelming for the bride-to-be, who shared her elation in a response writing “Omg thank you so much…..im literally speechless. This is so sweet.”

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In a later interview with TMZ, the fan stated Elliott “literally made it possible for me to have my dream dress and be confident on the most precious day in my life.”

Fans are sure to appreciate the life and legacy of Elliott even more going forward as she not only says she appreciates her fans, but acts on this appreciation as well.