Mary J. Blige is a famous American actress, singer, and songwriter. Mary is renowned for her soul and hip-hop music.
Mary J. Blige was born on the 11th of January, 1971, in the United States of America, New York City, to be precise. Mary was born into a crowded family where there was so much love for music, maybe because her father happens to be a jazz musician.
Mary used to be married to Martin Kendu Isaacs. However, the couple separated in 2018.
Mary J. Blige began her professional career in the 1990s. Then she was hired as a back vocalist for the famous singer Puff Daddy.
Mary later recorded and released her first studio album, "What's the 411?". This album became a popular one. So far, she has recorded and released over 12 albums. Most of the said albums made it to the platinum stage. Others produced so many hits like; "Runaway Love," "Family Affair," "The One," "Whenever I Say Your Name," "Be Without You," and "Mr. Wrong."
In the course of her music career, Mary has been able to win over eight (8) Grammy awards and more than nine (9) Billboard awards.
Mary has also been part of a couple of TV programs and shows like; "American Idol," "The Jamie Foxx Show," and "How to Get Away with Murder." She has also been featured in some movies like "Mudbound," "Rock of Ages," and "Black Nativity."
Mary J. Blige's age depends on the current year. Mary was born on the 11th of January, 1971. Her birthday is on the 11th of January every year.
The table below highlights vital information you need to know about Mary J. Blige.
|Parameter||Points to Note|
|Real Name||Mary Jane Blige|
|Nickname||Mary J. Blige|
|Date of Birth||On the 11th of January, 1971|
|Place of Birth||The Bronx, New York City, New York, United States of America|
|Parents name||Cora Blige and Thomas Blige|
|Siblings||LaTonya Blige-DaCosta and Bruce Miller|
|Instagram following||5.2 million|
|Spouse/Ex||Martin Kendu Isaacs (2003 - 2018)|
|Education||Roosevelt High School|
|Occupation||Songwriter and singer|
|Net Worth||$20 million|
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