Singer-songwriter and R&B queen Mary J. Blige turns 42 years old today. Since The Bronx native released her debut album What’s the 411? in 1992, she has won 9 Grammy Awards, sold 50 million albums and even crafted a fragrance.
Her hits have gotten us through tough times and her success is an inspiration.
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Mary hitting high notes at the 2001 Essence Music Festival.
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