Brazilian pop singer Anitta has teamed up with Missy Elliott for a new song called “Lobby.” The single marks the first collaboration between the Brazilian pop star and the hip-hop icon. The track arrives with a colorful music video directed by Arrad. Check it out below.
“Lobby” will appear on the deluxe edition of Avril’s album by Anitta versions of me. The extended album is out August 25 via Warner.
Earlier this month, Anitta was announced as one of the slated performers for the 2022 MTV Video Music Awards alongside J Balvin, Panic! at the disco, and more. The awards ceremony will take place on Sunday, August 28 at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. In July, Anitta joined Murda Beatz, Quavo (of Migos) and J Balvin on the single “No Más”, co-produced by Murda Beatz and Pharrell Williams.
Earlier this month, a street in Missy Elliott’s hometown of Portsmouth, Va., was renamed Missy Elliott Boulevard. Elliott also received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame last year and joined the inaugural class of the Black Music and Entertainment Walk of Fame. She delivered him Iconology EP in 2019. At that year’s MTV VMAS, Missy Elliott received the Video Vanguard Award.
Revisit “Watching Missy Elliott Get Her Long-Awaited Moment” on the Pitch.