I don't even know how I'm standing here I think Y'all I think I'm Not gonna talk is on but I just want Y'all to know Dick will be ups and downs prepare for that But Don't give up and I know you may hear that all the time. But if I had given up long time ago, I wouldn't be standing here today, so you have come to far quick and and I just wanna tell you little things that has happened in my career You know But when I first featured on the artist and I was so happy and I was like telling everybody you know. I'm on this this record and I remember turning on the TV and seeing such a a beautiful woman up there slender and of course you know I'm Chunky, so that wasn't me and I I remember saying, But That's, not me. But I hear my voice and that was the first time I realized that maybe I wasn't the look A beauty that people thought beauty were you know was then in that discouraged me but I kept going Then I was in a girl group I got dropped from my label and you would've thought that would stop me and I just kept going Then I had 12 nominations one night and I had my speech written out. I was in the mirror the night before saying I wanna thank this person. I wanna thank you know Janet Jackson and in all these different people I don't never get to see that speech cuz. I walked away with nothing but I still kept going still kept going. I became ill where I couldn't, even write I my nervous system shut down on me and I thought this was it You know is no need for me to keep going but something in my spirit, the drive and the patients cuz. You have to have patience and they said as long as you are breathing it is never too late because people will tell you you too old people will tell you Never work Don't believe that cuz I'm, standing here today and I'm quite sure these people can say the same thing and you all can say this because look at you you have graduated So I wanna be a walking testimony, and I wanna see years from now people saying I graduated from Berkeley School of Music and I remember that Missy Elliott said You have come too far to quit and I never gave up and I don't want to Give up and I wanna say that I love you all. I thank you all so much I'm, so sorry that I'm a cry baby But I'm about the word is this cap and gown It is shower All my next videos everywhere. I go so the hold it against me Thank you all so much. I love you Missy Elliott receives honorary doctorate | Facebook, CNN, 691608617937210, Download Facebook video and save them to your devices to play anytime for free"> I don't even know how I'm standing here I think Y'all I think I'm Not gonna talk is on but I just want Y'all to know Dick will be ups and downs prepare for that But Don't give up and I know you may hear that all the time. But if I had given up long time ago, I wouldn't be standing here today, so you have come to far quick and and I just wanna tell you little things that has happened in my career You know But when I first featured on the artist and I was so happy and I was like telling everybody you know. I'm on this this record and I remember turning on the TV and seeing such a a beautiful woman up there slender and of course you know I'm Chunky, so that wasn't me and I I remember saying, But That's, not me. But I hear my voice and that was the first time I realized that maybe I wasn't the look A beauty that people thought beauty were you know was then in that discouraged me but I kept going Then I was in a girl group I got dropped from my label and you would've thought that would stop me and I just kept going Then I had 12 nominations one night and I had my speech written out. I was in the mirror the night before saying I wanna thank this person. I wanna thank you know Janet Jackson and in all these different people I don't never get to see that speech cuz. I walked away with nothing but I still kept going still kept going. I became ill where I couldn't, even write I my nervous system shut down on me and I thought this was it You know is no need for me to keep going but something in my spirit, the drive and the patients cuz. You have to have patience and they said as long as you are breathing it is never too late because people will tell you you too old people will tell you Never work Don't believe that cuz I'm, standing here today and I'm quite sure these people can say the same thing and you all can say this because look at you you have graduated So I wanna be a walking testimony, and I wanna see years from now people saying I graduated from Berkeley School of Music and I remember that Missy Elliott said You have come too far to quit and I never gave up and I don't want to Give up and I wanna say that I love you all. I thank you all so much I'm, so sorry that I'm a cry baby But I'm about the word is this cap and gown It is shower All my next videos everywhere. I go so the hold it against me Thank you all so much. I love you"> I don't even know how I'm standing here I think Y'all I think I'm Not gonna talk is on but I just want Y'all to know Dick will be ups and downs prepare for that But Don't give up and I know you may hear that all the time. But if I had given up long time ago, I wouldn't be standing here today, so you have come to far quick and and I just wanna tell you little things that has happened in my career You know But when I first featured on the artist and I was so happy and I was like telling everybody you know. I'm on this this record and I remember turning on the TV and seeing such a a beautiful woman up there slender and of course you know I'm Chunky, so that wasn't me and I I remember saying, But That's, not me. But I hear my voice and that was the first time I realized that maybe I wasn't the look A beauty that people thought beauty were you know was then in that discouraged me but I kept going Then I was in a girl group I got dropped from my label and you would've thought that would stop me and I just kept going Then I had 12 nominations one night and I had my speech written out. I was in the mirror the night before saying I wanna thank this person. I wanna thank you know Janet Jackson and in all these different people I don't never get to see that speech cuz. I walked away with nothing but I still kept going still kept going. I became ill where I couldn't, even write I my nervous system shut down on me and I thought this was it You know is no need for me to keep going but something in my spirit, the drive and the patients cuz. You have to have patience and they said as long as you are breathing it is never too late because people will tell you you too old people will tell you Never work Don't believe that cuz I'm, standing here today and I'm quite sure these people can say the same thing and you all can say this because look at you you have graduated So I wanna be a walking testimony, and I wanna see years from now people saying I graduated from Berkeley School of Music and I remember that Missy Elliott said You have come too far to quit and I never gave up and I don't want to Give up and I wanna say that I love you all. I thank you all so much I'm, so sorry that I'm a cry baby But I'm about the word is this cap and gown It is shower All my next videos everywhere. I go so the hold it against me Thank you all so much. I love you" />

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I don't even know how I'm standing here I think Y'all I think I'm Not gonna talk is on but I just want Y'all to know Dick will be ups and downs prepare for that But Don't give up and I know you may hear that all the time. But if I had given up long time ago, I wouldn't be standing here today, so you have come to far quick and and I just wanna tell you little things that has happened in my career You know But when I first featured on the artist and I was so happy and I was like telling everybody you know. I'm on this this record and I remember turning on the TV and seeing such a a beautiful woman up there slender and of course you know I'm Chunky, so that wasn't me and I I remember saying, But That's, not me. But I hear my voice and that was the first time I realized that maybe I wasn't the look A beauty that people thought beauty were you know was then in that discouraged me but I kept going Then I was in a girl group I got dropped from my label and you would've thought that would stop me and I just kept going Then I had 12 nominations one night and I had my speech written out. I was in the mirror the night before saying I wanna thank this person. I wanna thank you know Janet Jackson and in all these different people I don't never get to see that speech cuz. I walked away with nothing but I still kept going still kept going. I became ill where I couldn't, even write I my nervous system shut down on me and I thought this was it You know is no need for me to keep going but something in my spirit, the drive and the patients cuz. You have to have patience and they said as long as you are breathing it is never too late because people will tell you you too old people will tell you Never work Don't believe that cuz I'm, standing here today and I'm quite sure these people can say the same thing and you all can say this because look at you you have graduated So I wanna be a walking testimony, and I wanna see years from now people saying I graduated from Berkeley School of Music and I remember that Missy Elliott said You have come too far to quit and I never gave up and I don't want to Give up and I wanna say that I love you all. I thank you all so much I'm, so sorry that I'm a cry baby But I'm about the word is this cap and gown It is shower All my next videos everywhere. I go so the hold it against me Thank you all so much. I love you

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