Posts tagged "mary j. blige"

Mary J. Blige Guest Starred on ‘Empire,’ Dropped Her Stunning ‘Doubt’ Video

Get ready to get weepy: after guest starring on last night's emotionally heavy episode of Empire — hear her duet with Terrence Howard, "Shake Down,"…
By: Brennan Carley / March 12, 2015

Mary J. Blige Sheds Spotlight on Domestic Violence in ‘Whole Damn Year’ Video

Mary J. Blige has taken a risk with her new album, The London Sessions, a sonically adventurous project from the reigning Queen of Soul…
By: Brennan Carley / December 2, 2014

SPIN Album of the Week: Mary J. Blige’s Organic, Heartfelt ‘London Sessions’

Over the past decade, Mary J. Blige has proven her ability to cloak herself in the sounds of the moment, which is why it's hard…
By: Brennan Carley / December 1, 2014

Mary J. Blige Gets Vulnerable in Live ‘Therapy’ Performance

In an effort to reclaim her own musical narrative last summer, Mary J. Blige jetted off to London to work with Sam Smith, Disclosure, and…
By: Brennan Carley / November 24, 2014

‘Follow’ Mary J. Blige to Electro-Soul Heaven on New Disclosure Collaboration

Mary J. Blige, who is readying The London Sessions for a December 2 release, has unveiled the second of…
By: Rachel Brodsky / November 19, 2014

Jess Glynne Pays Homage to Mary J. Blige on ‘Real Love’ Cover

Earlier this month, Clean Bandit released their second duet with British up-and-comer Jess Glynne, entitled "Real Love." As part of a BBC…
By: Brennan Carley / October 15, 2014

Disclosure and Mary J. Blige’s ‘F for You’ Sounds Even Better Live

Disclosure and Mary J. Blige continued their wonderful and somewhat unexpected musical alliance on Jimmy Kimmel Live! last night. The Queen of R&B joined…
By: James Grebey / October 3, 2014

Mary J. Blige Has ‘Nobody’ Else But Sam Smith

Well, well, Mary J. Blige's upcoming London Sessions album is taking pretty spectacular shape. So far we've heard a cut produced by Disclosure ("got my…
By: Brennan Carley / October 1, 2014

Mary J. Blige Calls Sam Smith Up for Some ‘Therapy’

Mary J. Blige is opening the book on her life in new and exciting ways these days, gearing up for the November 24 release…
By: Brennan Carley / September 23, 2014

Mary J. Blige Gets Emotionally K.O.’d for a ‘Whole Damn Year’

It might have been her growing relationship with English dance superstars Disclosure that helped lead to Mary J. Blige decamping to the UK for her…
By: Andrew Unterberger / September 22, 2014

Mary J. Blige’s ‘London Sessions’ Trailer Features a Very Bearded Sam Smith

Mary J. Blige likes London so much that she named an album after it. This morning, the trailer for that album —The Londo…
By: Brennan Carley / September 9, 2014

Mary J. Blige, Disclosure, Sam Smith Team For Soul-House Banger ‘Right Now’

After appearing on a remix of Disclosure's "F For You" and showing up at a Sam Smith show, Mary J. Blige ha…
By: Colin Joyce / September 6, 2014

Watch Mary J. Blige Duet With Sam Smith for ‘Stay With Me’

U.K. crooner Sam Smith has outdone his performance on Saturday Night Live. Back in March, the 22-year-old Essex native belted out "Stay With…
By: Elissa Stolman / June 18, 2014

Frank Ocean Should Beat ‘Inception’-Style Copyright Lawsuit

Even Frank Ocean's legal problems go deep. A new lawsuit accuses the Beyoncé collaborator of copyright infringement of Xzibit-meme proportions. But the…
By: Marc Hogan / February 11, 2014

Mary J. Blige Takes Disclosure to Church in ‘F for You’ Video

Disclosure's Settle amply showcases the brotherly London dance-pop duo's savviness for guest vocalists, but their new collaboration with Mary J. Blige brings a different…
By: Marc Hogan / January 23, 2014

Mary J. Blige Gives the 411 on Life, Love, and What Makes a Strong Man

In conversation, Mary J. Blige is warm, polite, and considered. The Queen of Hip-Hop Soul is no less obliging to her fans, with whom…
By: Kenny Herzog / October 17, 2013

Mary J. Blige Responds to Fans ‘Upset’ by Maligned Burger King Commercial

Mary J. Blige's ridiculous Burger King commercial was so ridiculous, she almost had us convinced she was an Internet genius trying to kick-start her ow…
By: Devon Maloney / April 5, 2012

Mary J. Blige and the Crispy Chicken Snack Wrap: The Birth and Death of a Burger King Ad

There are approximately two ways Mary J. Blige can be feeling right now about the Burger King commercial she starred in that hit the we…
By: Devon Maloney / April 4, 2012

Watch Mary J. Blige’s ‘Mr. Wrong’ Video, Now With 100 Percent More Drake

This time, Mary J. Blige gets it right. The stoic R&B queen originally released a video for throbbing electro-soul jam "Mr. Wrong" back in December,…
By: Marc Hogan / January 11, 2012

See Mary J. Blige Cavort With a Stripper Pole in Drake-Less ‘Mr. Wrong’ Video

"Bad boys ain't no good / Good boys ain't no fun." This instantly memorable couplet opens "Mr. Wrong," the current video selection from Mary J.
By: Marc Hogan / December 20, 2011
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