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Best R&B of 2006
13 Dec 2006 // 3:00 PM
Mike Joseph's picks for the year's best in R&B include manly soul men, retro futurists, sex-you-up lyricists, and one funky Jehovah's Witness.
As the Spirit Moves Mary: The Life and Art of Mary J. Blige
8 Dec 2011 // 4:00 PM
If My Life gave people insight and empowerment who shared the singer’s despair, My Life II is the amplification of three of the most important words in the English language: It is possible.
'Real Love No Drama' Is Longer on Praise for Mary J. Blige Than Context
29 Mar 2016 // 3:30 AM
One hopes Real Love No Drama will not be the last word on one of the most culturally significant black stars to emerge since hip-hop went pop in the late ‘80s.
Mary J. Blige: The London Sessions
2 Dec 2014 // 9:04 PM
Genuine artistic growth or a cheap ploy to adhere to popular culture's latest trend in music?