mary j blige

News

listen to mary j. blige's defiant feminist #timesup athem

The Queen of R&B Soul (and Golden Globe nominee) fosters female healing with Bounce Back 2.0.
Hannah Ongley
1.15.18
Music

mary j. blige and kanye west want you to love yourself in new song

On the first track off Mary’s upcoming album Strength of a Woman, the two team up for a hell of a pep talk.
Wendy Syfret
4.3.17
Music

how to survive love, life, and the self, by mary j blige

“Making music is medicine for me and putting it out there is medicine for the people.” Mary J Blige talks redemption, relationships and the records that shaped her.
Hattie Collins
1.10.17
Photography

intimate images of biggie and the fugees from hip hop's golden age

In the 1980s and 90s, native New Yorker Lisa Leone became one of the nascent genre’s critical documentarians simply by being present in its collaborative culture. Now, she shares rarely exhibited portraits of hip hop golden age artists in Berlin.
Emily Manning
10.12.16
Music

britney spears, mary j blige, selena gomez and more perform on orlando tribute song

Titled Hands, the track also features RuPaul, Gwen Stefani, J. Lo, Troye Sivan and the Trans Chorus of Los Angeles.
Lula Ososki
7.6.16
Music

mary j. blige has recorded a song with kanye west and it's gonna make you "flip"

The name is secret, but it won't be for long. Mary's thirteenth studio album is nearly done.
i-D Staff
6.24.16
Fashion

quotes to get you in the mood for 2015

Stuck on what to put for your New Year's Resolutions? Some of the most creative minds around - from A$AP Rocky to Mia Goth and Sky Ferriera - share with us their hopes and dreams to get us in the mood for 2015.
i-D Team
1.2.15
Think Pieces

2014, the year of...the comeback

​Just like Taylor Swift’s love life, some things in life never stay the same. Particularly when it comes to all things à la mode. And 2014 seems to be no different. Whether it’s Kendall and Kylie Jenner, Hailey and Ireland Baldwin, Willow and Jayden...
Tish Weinstock
12.24.14
Interview

​bold, brave and beautiful; mary j blige is back and as brilliant as ever.

With her new album, London Sessions, out today, we chat the Queen of Hip Hop about being hurt and getting back up again.
Hattie Collins
12.2.14