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Who Is Mary J. Blige?
She sang backup until the release of her first solo album, What's the ? Blige has had several No. Born on January 11, , in the Bronx, New York, Blige has won over millions of fans with her music. But before becoming a successful hip-hop singer, Blige endured a hellish childhood marred by violence, alcohol and drugs. Her mother, Cora Blige, was a nurse and an alcoholic; her father, Thomas Blige, was a jazz musician who played the bass guitar, as well as a Vietnam War veteran who suffered from severe post-traumatic stress disorder. Hoping to escape from her father, Blige and her mother moved to the Schlobohm Houses, a public housing project in Yonkers.
Her career began in when she was signed to Uptown Records. Blige has sold 50 million albums in the United States and 80 million records worldwide. Blige has won nine Grammy Awards , four American Music Awards , twelve Billboard Music Awards and has also received three Golden Globe Award nominations, including one for her supporting role in the film Mudbound and another for its original song " Mighty River ". Furthermore, she also received a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress and Best Original Song , becoming the first person nominated for acting and songwriting in the same year. In , Blige released her first album, What's the ? Blige has also made a successful transition to both the small and silver screens, with supporting roles in films such as Prison Song , Rock of Ages , Betty and Coretta , Black Nativity , her Oscar and Golden Globe -nominated breakthrough performance as Florence Jackson in Mudbound , Trolls World Tour , Body Cam and starring as Dinah Washington in the upcoming Aretha Franklin biopic Respect Blige was born January 11, , in New York, in the borough of the Bronx , but spent her early childhood in Savannah, Georgia. She is the second of three children. At the age of five, she was molested by a family friend, and as a teenager she endured years of sexual harassment from peers of both sexes.
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