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The Vulnerable Queen

Apr 5, 2016

Local author Danny Alexander has written a book on Mary J. Blige, published by the University of Texas Press.
Credit University of Texas Press

Mary J. Blige has been called the Queen of Hip-Hop Soul, but what fans love most isn't her status as pop culture royalty, but her vulnerability and honesty, especially with her own struggles. What is it about this artist that accounts for her staying power, since 1992?