Today, Mary J. Blige celebrated her 47th birthday with a memorable and life-long present. The Queen of Hip-Hop Soul received her long-awaited star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Joining Mary on her special day in Hollywood were long-time friends and business partners Sean 'Diddy' Combs, Tyrese, Andre Harrell, and Angie Martinez. “I’m so grateful for this star right now because [Read More]
It looks like Mary J. Blige's estranged husband Kendu Isaacs is looking for sympathy after his outside affair ended the couple's marriage. According to court documents obtained by The Blast, Kendu alleges that his spousal support and divorce dispute with Blige is diminishing his health. He claims he has "experienced physical manifestations of stress and emotional distress from this matter, [Read More]
Mary J. Blige showcased her acting chops in 'Mudbound' by bringing fans into the depths of her soul, and it's paying off. The Hip-Hop Soul singer and actress was nominated for "Best Performance by an actress in a supporting role" at the upcoming 75th Annual Golden Globe® Awards for her character in the NetFlix based film. Blige plays the character, [Read More]
Billboard “Women in Music Awards”: Solange Makes an “Impact,” Kehlani Performs, Mary J. Blige is Iconic, Ciara, More
The annual Billboard "Women in Music Awards" went down last night (Nov. 30th) at the Ray Dolby Ballroom in Los Angeles -- The event honors the most powerful female artists and executives in the industry. Solange Knowles received the first-ever American Express Impact Award, which recognizes a musician who noticeably uses their voice to empower and develop new leaders of [Read More]
Mary J. Blige drops the inspiring and emotional new single "Mighty River," an original song from her new film, 'Mudbound.' "Time, tells no lie / It keeps changing and ticking and moving then passes by," she sings. "But if you're lucky / It will be kind / Like a river flowing through time." Like her moving, soul-bending delivery, Blige showcased [Read More]
The nominations have been announced for the 49th NAACP Image Awards, and in the music category, several R&B stars are front-runners. R&B/Soul veteran Mary J. Blige and Hip Hop mogul Jay-Z lead all nominations with five nods each. Bruno Mars, SZA, and Kendrick Lamar follow closely with four each while Charlie Wilson and Ledisi both secure three nominations. The One-Hour [Read More]
In her sitdown with the mag, the nine-time Grammy winner discusses her role in Netflix film, Mudbound which is set in the Mississippi Delta during the Jim Crow South, as well as her feelings on love and more.
Think of music in Las Vegas and the chances are that the first thing that springs to mind is the classic era of Frank Sinatra and the Rat Pack closely followed by the mega residencies by artists like Mariah Carey, Celine Dion and Donny and Marie Osmond.
By now, we've all heard about Mary J. Blige's tumultuous divorce from her estranged husband, Kendu Isaacs. What we didn't know is how much the ordeal is taking on toll on the music superstar, but we now have an idea.
More performers have been announced to grace the stage for the 2017 BET Awards, and it seems to be gearing up to be a star-studded event. On the R&B side, Mary J. Blige, Maxwell, El Debarge, Xscape, and SZA have all been added as performers for one of black music's biggest nights. On the Rap/Hip-hop side, A$AP Rocky, French Montana, Gucci Mane, Swae Lee, and Khalid have [Read More]