Mary j blige dating 2016
; born January 11, 1971) is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and philanthropist.
Her career began in 1989 when she signed to Uptown Records, becoming the youngest and first female artist on the label.
Mary J Blige stepped out last night in London with her new bae, who was introduced as an "African Prince." The man, who has yet to be further identified, accompanied Mary to a London UK event with his own security - and his own bullet proof Mercedes Benz.
Blige may not be ready for another relationship right now, but her future man had better have his own bank account.
Blige gained her first two Grammy nominations, and won the Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group for her collaboration with Method Man.
singles on the radio into 1994, as Blige recorded her follow-up album.In early 1988, she recorded an impromptu cover of Anita Baker's "Caught Up in the Rapture" at a recording booth in the Galleria Mall in White Plains, New York.Her mother's boyfriend at the time later played the cassette for Jeff Redd, a recording artist and A&R runner for Uptown Records.In addition, Blige co-wrote four songs and was featured on two with fellow R&B singer Case on his self-titled debut album (1996) including the US top 20 hit, "Touch Me, Tease Me", which also featured a then up-and-coming rapper Foxy Brown.On April 22, 1997, MCA Records (parent company to Uptown Records, which was in the process of being dismantled) released Blige's third album, Share My World.