Salt n Pepa deserves this. Dana Dane deserves this. Slick Rick deserves this. Bonafide pioneers of the culture. “What a Blessing to be beside Salt & Pepa who inspired me to Rap,” Missy wrote. “My sisters for over 2 Decades! & they took a lot of Criticism coming in this game to make the female emcees after them walk through the door a lot easier Thank you S&P RESPECT.” Salt n Pepa wote back: “Our stars being beside each other makes it all the more special. Your sisterhood and friendship is such a blessing. Thank you @missymisdemeanorelliott.” MC Lyte and Roxanne Shante are presenting.