Mary J. Blige

Jan
20
Mary J. Blige Performs with Disclosure in NYC

Disclosure, Sting, Mary J. Blige, and Sam Smith

MJB is going EDM. Mary J. Blige experimented with a new sound during her surprise performance with Disclosure last night.

The Queen of Hip-Hop Soul joined the electronic U.K. duo on stage for a special performance of “F for You” during their sold-out show at New York’s Terminal 5.

The crowd roared when she hit the stage. “The place ERUPTED when she came out,” said one fan in attendance.

“Just performed w/ @disclosure in New York! So much fun!” tweeted Mary, who posed backstage with the brothers, Sting, and Sam Smith.

Watch her get down with the dance duo.

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Dec
20
Mary J. Blige, Leona Lewis Perform on ‘X Factor’ Finale

Mary J. Blige and Leona Lewis

The Christmas spirit was in the air during Thursday’s finale of “The X Factor.” Before boyfriend-girlfriend duo Alex Kinsey and Sierra Deaton were crowned winner, Mary J. Blige and Leona Lewis decked the stage with festive performances.

The Queen of Hip-Hop Soul performed her jazzy rendition of “Rudolph, The Red-Nosed Reindeer,” accompanied by a full band and producer David Foster, while “X Factor” U.K. champ Leona Lewis unwrapped a Motown-inspired performance of “One More Sleep” off her Christmas, With Love album. The British singer also joined the winners to duet on her hit “Bleeding Love.”

Watch the vocal powerhouses command the stage with their seasonal sets.

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Dec
19
Queen Latifah and DMC Perform ‘Christmas in Hollis’

DMC and Queen Latifah

Queen Latifah decked the halls of her studio with a special performance on her holiday music special. Sporting a black adidas track jacket, the rap pioneer rocked “The Queen Latifah Show” with fellow trailblazer Darryl “DMC” McDaniels, while performing Run-DMC’s classic “Christmas in Hollis.”

Mary J. Blige also joined the festivities, singing “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas” off her album A Mary Christmas.

“Queen Latifah Presents: A Holiday Music Special” will air on December 23, with additional performances by Gloria Estefan, Trace Adkins, and more.

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Dec
3
Video: Mary J. Blige – ‘My Favorite Things’

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Mary J. Blige got a head start on the holiday season when her album A Mary Christmas dropped in October. With three weeks until Christmas, the Queen of Hip-Hop Soul debuts the second visuals off the album.

Following “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas,” MJB shares a few of her “Favorite Things,” which include crisp apple strudel and warm woolen mittens. In the simple and clean clip, directed by Markus Klinko and Indrani, she dons all white and a bejeweled headpiece as she covers the classic Christmas tune.

On Wednesday, she will perform at “Christmas in Rockefeller Center” alongside Mariah Carey, Ariana Grande, Toni Braxton, and more.

Watch the video below and see her duet with country star Jennifer Nettles on “CMA Country Christmas.”

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Nov
25
Mary J. Blige and Jessie J Duet on ‘The X Factor’ U.K.

Mary J. Blige and Jessie J

Mary J. Blige brought the Christmas spirit overseas. On Sunday, the Queen of Hip-Hop Soul joined forces with British darling Jessie J to perform their duet “Do You Hear What I Hear?” on “The X Factor” U.K. The ladies showed off their powerful pipes, while Jessie traded her blonde hair for black locks.

The song can be found on Mary’s holiday album A Mary Christmas.

Celebrate the season with the big-voiced divas.

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Nov
22
Mary J. Blige Teams with Revolt TV for Christmas Special

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Mary J. Blige is kicking off the holidays with Revolt TV. The Queen of Hip-Hop Soul has partnered with Diddy’s network for a one-hour primetime special.

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Nov
18
Mary J. Blige, Toni Braxton, & CeeLo Green Welcome Christmas at The Grove

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It was far from a silent night at The Grove in L.A. Some of R&B’s biggest stars kicked off the holiday season at the shopping center’s 11th Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony on Sunday. The festive evening featured performances from Mary J. Blige, Toni Braxton and Kenneth “Babyface” Edmonds, CeeLo Green, Jewel, Il Volo, and more.

After appearing on HSN earlier in the day, the Queen of Hip-Hop Soul spread some cheer while singing songs off her holiday album A Mary Christmas. At one point, she flubbed the lyrics to “My Favorite Things” and stopped midway before returning to the stage to redo the performance.

Toni Braxton and Babyface teamed up for their sultry duet on “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas.”

CeeLo Green, dressed for summer in a white tee and shorts, rocked around the 100-foot Christmas tree with seasonal tunes including “This Christmas.”

The evening capped off with a fireworks spectacular. The performances will air at a later date on a local L.A. station.

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