Missy Elliott Impressed With RI Woman’s Viral Karaoke Version Of ‘Work It’

Missy Elliott Loves This Self-Proclaimed ‘Funky White Sister’ Covering 'Work It'

Missy Elliott took to Twitter Tuesday to voice her approval of a woman rapping her hit song "Work It".

It's a tricky song that requires singing some of the lyrics backwards.

It's no problem for Mary Halsey.

In late July, Mary Halsey from West Warwick, Rhode Island, posted the video of herself performing the sexual track in Goddard Memorial State Park to Facebook.

Halsey even nails the "ti esrever dna ti pilf, nwod gniht ym tup" bit, while holding an antler for some reason.

"I just found out I have a funky white sister, forreal doe [and] she brought her home girl with her from da hood that keep tiptoeing in the background with a plate of food".

Yo I'm done! But she straight killed "Work It", sound effects and all.

With more than 5 million views on the original video, Elliott obviously wasn't the only fan of Halsey's work.

Halsey, a recreation assistant at a nursing and rehabilitation facility, says she knew the video would be big "but I had no idea it would be this big".

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