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Mary J. Blige

From Wikipedia, Free Online Encyclopedia: Mary Jane Blige (/blaɪʒ/; born January 11, 1971) is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and philanthropist. She started her career as a backing singer on Uptown Records in 1989. She has released 13 studio albums, eight of which have achieved multi-platinum worldwide sales. Blige has sold over 80 million records, has won nine Grammy Awards, four American Music Awards, twelve Billboard Music Awards and has also received three Golden Globe Award nominations, including one for her supporting role in the film Mudbound (2017) and another for its second original song "Mighty River" for Mudbound; she also received a nomination for the Academy Awards for Best Supporting Actress and Best Original Song, becoming the first person nominated for acting and songwriting in the same year. In 1992, Blige released her first album, What's the 411?. Her 1994 album My Life is among Rolling Stone's 500 Greatest Albums of All Time,[4] and Time magazine's All-Time 100 Albums. She received a Legends Award at the World Music Awards in 2006, and the Voice of Music Award from ASCAP in 2007. As of 2018, Blige has sold 80 million records worldwide. Billboard ranked Blige as the most successful female R&B/Hip-Hop artist of the past 25 years. In 2017, Billboard magazine named her 2006 song "Be Without You" as the most successful R&B/Hip-Hop song of all time, as it spent an unparalleled 15 weeks atop the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart and over 75 weeks on the chart. In 2011, VH1 ranked Blige as the 80th greatest artist of all time. ln 2012, VH1 ranked Blige at number 9 in "The 100 Greatest Women in Music" list.


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Born:
Jan 11, 1971 In Yonkers, New York, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
34
First Appeared:
In the movie VH1: Divas Live '99 1999-04-03
Latest Project:
Movie Respect 2021-08-12
Known For

Mary J. Blige Movies Filmography

Movie
Respect
Dinah Washington 2021-08-12
Movie
Biggie: I Got a Story to Tell
Self (archive footage) 2021-03-01
Movie
Pink Skies Ahead
Doctor Monroe 2020-10-18
Movie
The Violent Heart
Nina 2020-09-09
Series
Power Book II: Ghost
Monet Stewart Tejada 2020-09-06
Movie
Body Cam
Renee Lomito-Smith 2020-05-19
Movie
Trolls World Tour
Queen Essence (voice) 2020-03-11
Movie
Quincy
Self 2018-09-21
Movie
Sherlock Gnomes
Irene (voice) 2018-03-15
Movie
GRAMMYS' Greatest Stories: A 60th Anniversary Special
Herself 2017-11-23
Movie
Mudbound
Florence Jackson 2017-11-16
Movie
George Michael: Freedom
Herself 2017-10-16
Movie
Taylor Swift: The 1989 World Tour - Live
Self 2015-12-20
Movie
The Wiz Live!
Evillene 2015-12-03
Movie
The Making of the Wiz Live!
Herself 2015-11-25
Movie
Betty and Coretta
Dr. Betty Shabazz 2013-02-02
Movie
Black Nativity
Platinum Fro 2013-11-27
Movie
Disney Parks Christmas Day Parade
2013-12-25
Movie
Rock of Ages
Justice 2012-06-13
Movie
Beats Rhymes & Life: The Travels of A Tribe Called Quest
Self 2011-07-08
Movie
Hope for Haiti Now
Self 2010-01-02
Movie
I Can Do Bad All By Myself
Tanya 2009-09-11
Movie
Classic Albums: Jay-Z - Reasonable Doubt
Herself 2007-01-01
Movie
Michael Jackson - The One
Self 2004-01-02
Movie
And You Don't Stop: 30 Years of Hip-Hop
Self 2004-04-02
Movie
Genius. A Night for Ray Charles
Herself 2004-10-07
Movie
Fade to Black
Herself 2004-11-05
Movie
Michael Jackson: Number Ones
Self 2003-11-18
Movie
DMX: Angel
Guardian Angel 2001-12-18
Movie
Prison Song
Mom 2001-04-27
Movie
All Access: Front Row. Backstage. Live!
Self 2001-04-06
Movie
Elton John: One Night Only (Greatest Hits)
2000-10-20
Movie
Eric Clapton & Friends in Concert: A Benefit for the Crossroads Centre at Antigua
Self - Guest star 1999-10-26
Movie
VH1: Divas Live '99
Herself 1999-04-03