Mary J. Blige.

Mary J. Blige turns 50, and she's busier than ever

The Grammy award-winning singer and actress turned 50 on January 11th, looks radiant and more active than ever. Keep reading to find out what Mary J. Blige is up to these days.  

  • Mary Jane Blige was born in 1971 in the Bronx, New York.
  • In 1989, she was discovered by Andre Harrel of Uptown Records through the demo cover of "Caught Up In The Rapture" by Anita Becker.
  •  Later, a young record label assistant named Puff Combs ended up producing her first studio album "What's The 411" released in 1992.
  • Mary J. currently has an estimated net worth of $ 20 million.
     
Mary J. Blige.

Mary J. Blige marked an era in female music in the early '90s.

If you didn't know, she was the first woman to sign with Uptown records and also their youngest artist.

The 50-year-old singer has won 9 Grammy Awards and twice been nominated for Oscars for her incredible work in the 2017 movie "Mudbound" for Best Supporting Actress and Best Song for "Mighty River".

But not everything is past in MJ's life. Currently, she has several projects running.

I don't know if you knew this, but Sun Goddess is her nickname and also the name of the line of wines that she launched in June 2020 with the Italian winery Fantinel.

Mary J Blige and Sun Goddess Wine.

Pinot Grigio is the artist's favorite grape and she decided to create two labels out of it, white and rose.

If you like wines with a little more body, the Sun Goddess line also have a Sauvignon Blanc varietal ideal to taste with seafood and fresh fruits.

In addition to being busy tasting wines, the "Just Sing" singer is working on a documentary with interviews, testimonials, and lots of history about her iconic 1994 album, 'My Life '.

Mary J. Blige, My Life.

We also found out through an interview she gave to Willie Geist from the Today talk show, that the artist will soon release a new studio album.

Mary J. has not given an official date yet, but she did reveal that the songs are already finished.

Finally, if you want to see her you can tune in to the Starz network and appreciate her most recent acting work in the Power Book II series which released its 3rd season in September 2020.

You see that Mary J Blige is unstoppable and by the way, looks incredible at 50.

Let's remember one of her greatest hits in the video below.

Kelsey Miller

Certified English teacher by the University of Cambridge. Wine enjoyer, writing lover and cute Hollywood actors expert.+ info

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