Mary J. Blige net worth, age, height, wiki, married, biography.
Mary J. Blige is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, music producer, actress, and model. She is considered one of the finest American music artists of all time. “Prison Song” was Mary J. Blige’s film debut.
Mary J. Blige: Profile summary
|Original name||Mary Jane Blige|
|By Name||Mary J. Blige|
|Main Profession||American singer, songwriter, actress, and philanthropist|
|Birthplace||The Bronx, New York, United States|
|Age||51 years old|
|Height(s) Feet||5 feet and 8 inches|
|Heights in cm||175 cm|
|Weight(s) in pound||145 pounds|
|Spouse||Kendu Isaacs(m. 20032018)|
|Son/Daughter||Yes (Briana, Jordan, and Nas)|
|Net Worth||$25 million|
Mary J. Blige: Biography & Early Life
Mary Jane Blige was born in The Bronx borough in New York City, New York, United States, on January 11, 1971. Her father, Thomas Blige, is a musician, and her mother, Cora Blige, is a nurse. She has three siblings, her brother’s name is Bruce Miller, and her sister is LaTonya Blige DaCosta.
Mary J. Blige’s father left them in the 70s when she was just a child. She lived with her mother and her sister in Richmond Hill in Georgia, and they later moved to Yonkers, New York, where Mary Jane Blige briefly attended the Roosevelt High School.
Mary J. Blige: Personal Life
Mary J. Blige was first engaged to the singer and songwriter K-Ci Hailey for one year. She married her manager Kendu Isaacs in 2003, and their divorce will end soon as she filed it one year ago. Mary and Kendu have not announced any children together, but Kendu has three from his previous relationships. Some recent news says that Mary J. Blige might have a relationship with actor Jason Mitchell.
Mary J. Blige: Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 11 January 1971, Mary J. Blige is 50 years old as of 2022. Her height is 1.75 m tall, and her weight is 66 kg.
Mary J. Blige: Career
Mary J. Blige released her debut album, “What’s the 411?” in 1992. The album was a huge buzz, and it debuted at 1 on the United States Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart and peaked at 6 on the United States Billboard 200 chart. 2 years later, she released her 2nd studio album named “My Life”, and it was successful again ranking on top charts even reached that charts in Canada and in the United Kingdom.
In 2017, Mary J. Blige released her 13th studio album named “Strength of a Woman.” The album successfully ranked on top charts in the United States, Canada, Australia, France, the United Kingdom, Belgium and Switzerland.
Mary J. Blige began her acting career with an episode of “The Jamie Foxx Show.” Her debut movie is a drama movie titled “Prison Song.” She starred in a 2017 drama movie titled “Mudbound,” along with Carey Mulligan, Garrett Hedlund, and Jason Clarke. Mary J. Blige is one of the voice-acting cast members of a 2018 animated fantasy-comedy movie titled “Sherlock Gnomes.”
Mary J. Blige: Awards & Achievements
For her awards, it’s not easy to mention Mary J. Blige’s awards because she has received more than 160 award winnings and nominations. Her American Music Awards winnings, including the American Music Award for Favorite Soul/R&B Female Artist and 2 American Music Awards for Favorite Soul/R&B Album “Share My World” and “The Breakthrough.”
Mary J. Blige has received 9 Grammy Awards, including 2 Grammy Awards for Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group, “I’ll Be There for You/You’re All I Need to Get By”, and “Disrespectful”, 2 for Best Female R&B Vocal Performance “He Think I Don’t Know” and “Be Without You”, for Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals “Whenever I Say Your Name”, for Best R&B Song “Be Without You”, for Best R&B Album “The Breakthrough”, for Best Gospel Performance “Never Gonna Break My Faith”, and for Best Contemporary R&B Album “Growing Pains”.
Mary J. Blige: Net Worth
The estimated net worth of the rapper, singer, and actress Mary J. Blige is $25 million.