Mary J Blige

Posted on Dec 3 2010 - 10:09am by GJ Staff

Mary Jane Blige (pronunciation of the surname: / blaɪʒ / "Blaidsch", born January 11, 1971 in New York City) is an American singer and songwriter. With more than 40 million sold records and 8 Grammys she is considered one of the most successful R & B artists of our time.

Discography

Albums

* 1992: What’s The 411?
* 1993: What’s The 411? – The Remix
* 1995: My Life
* 1997: Share My World
* 1998: The Tour
* 1999: Mary
* 2000: Ballads
* 2001: No More Drama
* 2003: Love & Life
* 2005: The Breakthrough
* 2006: Reflections (A Retrospective)
* 2007: Growing Pains
* 2009: Stronger With Each Tear

Filmography

Year Title Role
2001 Prison Song Mrs. Butler
2001 Angel: One More Road to Cross Guardian Angel
2006 Ghost Whisperer Jackie Boyd
2007 Nina Simone Nina Simone
2009 I Can Do Bad All By Myself Tanya

Awards

* 2006: Women’s World Award – World Artist Award
* 2009: Grammy – Best Contemporary R & B album – for Growing Pains