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Who would have guessed that a Missy Elliott comeback is on the cards for 2015? Riding high off her spotlight-stealing Super Bowl performance, which quickly catapulted three songs into the top 10 of the iTunes chart, the legendary rapper called into Sway In The Morning yesterday for her first interview since her recent resurgence.

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Right off the bat, Missy talked about her Super Bowl performance, which she admitted gave her anxiety attacks for the first time in her 20-year career. “I prayed all the way to the stage,” she joked. Missy also thanked Katy Perry for choosing an older artist like herself to join her on stage, and for letting her perform her own hits and not just the pair’s “Last Friday Night (TGIF)” collaboration.

Listen to the full interview below, in which Missy also reacts to Young Thug’s comments about Jay Z’s age and the tragic news about Bobbi Kristina Brown. Oh, and she reveals that she’s hitting the studio with Timbaland this weekend.

Related: Missy Elliott Has 3 Top 10 Singles On iTunes After Super Bowl Performance