Mary J Blige and Revolt TV Partner For ‘A Mary Christmas’

REVOLT TV is kicking off the Holiday season with a one-hour, prime time special event featuring Queen of Hip-Hop/Soul Mary J. Blige. Premiering on Thanksgiving night at 8pm eastern, "A Mary Christmas" will feature Mary as she shares her magical take on Christmas classics, along with special guest Tyrese and host Queen Latifah.

The special was executive produced by Andre Harrell. Based on her recently released album of the same name, the program will include multiple performances in front of a live audience. In the special, Mary opens up about her inspirations and shares holiday-related stories.

"Mary J. Blige has had a long and prosperous relationship with our chairman, Sean Combs, and our vice chairman, Andre Harrell," said REVOLT CEO Keith Clinkscales. "We are all proud and excited to have the incomparable Mary J. Blige present a family-friendly television event that appeals to music fans of all ages. Mary is blessed with a gift in her emotional delivery of song and we are happy to present it to the REVOLT nation for this holiday season."

R&B singer Tyrese will join Mary for a special performance with legendary musical director David Foster.

Mary will sing classics from "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas," to an incredible rendition of "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer." Joined by a live orchestra and choir arranged by music director Kim Burse, 'A Mary Christmas' will debut on Thanksgiving night with additional encore performances as follows:

Thursday, November 28, 2013
9PM – 10PM eastern
11PM – 12AM eastern
12AM – 1AM eastern

Friday, November 29, 2013
1PM – 2PM eastern
7PM – 8PM eastern
4AM – 5AM eastern

Saturday, November 30, 2013
12PM – 1PM eastern

Sunday, December 1, 2013
9PM – 10PM eastern