The Pharcyde. hip hop group originally comprised of members Imani (Emandu Wilcox), Slimkid3 (Trevant Hardson), Bootie Brown (Romye Robinson) & Fatlip (Derrick Stewart). They also had 3 different DJs, including the late J Dilla. The group is best known for hits Drop, Passin' Me By, Runnin'. Their debut album, Bizarre Ride II the Pharcyde, is considered a hip-hop classic, & helped establish a new alternative scene on the West Coast. The Source listed it as one of the 100 Best Rap Albums..
Missy Elliot, rapper, singer-songwriter, record producer, and dancer. She is a 5x Grammy Award winner, with record sales of over 30 million in the US alone, and the only female rapper to have 6 albums certified platinum. Her hits include I Can't Stand the Rain, Work It, She's a Bitch, photograph taken by Jonathan Mannion for Hip Hop: A Cultural Odyssey.