Person Details

Birthday: 1971-01-11 04:28:49

Aliases: No known aliases

Gender: Female

Place of birth: The Bronx, New York, Stato di New York, Stati Uniti

Homepage: http://www.maryjblige.com/

Movie Involvements: 29

TV Involvements: 6


Most Famous Work

Biography

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.

Most Famous Work

The Umbrella Academy
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9

The Umbrella Academy

(2019) Cha-Cha
How to Get Away with Murder
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8

How to Get Away with Murder

(2014) Hair Stylist #1
Scream: The TV Series
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7

Scream: The TV Series

(2015) Sherry Elliot
Empire
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7

Empire

(2015) Angie
Power Book II: Ghost
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9

Power Book II: Ghost

(2020) Monet Stewart Tejada
Biggie: I Got a Story to Tell
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7

Biggie: I Got a Story to Tell

(2021) Self (archive footage)
Body Cam
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7

Body Cam

(2020) Renee Lomito-Smith
Respect
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0

Respect

(2021) Dinah Washington

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2021 Dinah Washington
Self (archive footage)
2020 Doctor Monroe
Nina
Monet Stewart Tejada
Renee Lomito-Smith
Queen Essence (voice)
2019 Cha-Cha
2018 Self
Self
Irene (voice)
2017 Herself
Florence Jackson
Herself
2015 Self
Evillene
Herself
Self
Sherry Elliot
Angie
2014 Hair Stylist #1
2013 N/A
Herself
Platinum Fro
Dr. Betty Shabazz
2012 Justice
2011 Self
2010 N/A
Self
2009 Tanya
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herself
Self
2007 Herself
2006 Herself
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2005 N/A
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2004 Herself
Herself
Self
Self
2003 N/A
Self
Self
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2002 N/A
2001 Guardian Angel
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Mom
Self
2000 N/A
1999 Self - Guest star
Herself
1997 N/A
Herself
self
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1994 N/A
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1992 N/A
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1990 N/A
1989 N/A
1975 Self - Musical Guest
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1952 N/A
Year Character Movie/Tv

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