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Proof That Missy Elliott Was The Real Winner Of The Super Bowl

She shut the half-time show down, flipped it, and reversed it. Then her Spotify streams jumped 676%.

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Missy Elliott is a goddess among us who kindly shared the world's biggest stage last night with an endangered Pokémon.

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As the big show's surprise guest, she played three of her signature hits from the '00s — "Get Ur Freak On," "Work It," and "Lose Control" — and made everyone wonder how pop music ever got along without her.

Missy!!!!! She took over the halftime show! #VA

Shaheem Reid@ShaheemReidFollow

Missy!!!!! She took over the halftime show! #VA

8:21 PM - 01 Feb 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

they gave missy THREE songs, this is wonderful

LW@lindseyweberFollow

they gave missy THREE songs, this is wonderful

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But Missypallooza 2015 didn't stop there. According to Spotify, streams of Missy's music shot up an incredible 676% overnight.

"Lose Control," which Missy performed solo while Katy Perry did a wardrobe change, got the biggest boost on the streaming service, with plays sky-rocketing a mind-boggling 1,396%. Plays of "Get Ur Freak On" and "Work It" also went through the roof, jumping 922% and 896%, respectively.
Christopher Polk / Getty Images

"Lose Control," which Missy performed solo while Katy Perry did a wardrobe change, got the biggest boost on the streaming service, with plays sky-rocketing a mind-boggling 1,396%. Plays of "Get Ur Freak On" and "Work It" also went through the roof, jumping 922% and 896%, respectively.

And all three songs jumped into the top 10 of iTunes.

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Meanwhile, searches for "Missy Elliott" have experienced a dramatic upswing ever since rumors of her half-time appearance first leaked late last week.

Google Trends.

WORK IT, MISSY.