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Mary J. Blige

Mary J. Blige
Real name
Mary Jane Blige
Born
January 11, 1971
Country
United States
IPI
00336896223
Member of
Artists for Haiti (2010)
Artists Against AIDS Worldwide (2001)

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Originals

Title Performer Release date Covered by
1999 (2 artists)
December 2005 (4 artists)
August 28, 2001 Dave Douglas
August 28, 2001 (4 artists)
August 25, 1998 Josh Jones Latin Jazz Ensemble
December 18, 2007 Angelica [Saifam]
August 28, 2001 (6 artists)
Uses samples from Barry De Vorzon and Perry Botkin Jr.
November 14, 1995 (3 artists)
July 28, 1992 (5 artists)
Sampled by (2 artists)
Uses samples from Audio Two
June 4, 1996 3SL featuring Estelle
December 12, 2006 Angelica [Saifam]
2003 (2 artists)

Covers by Mary J. Blige

Title Performer Release date Originally by
August 19, 1997 DeBarge
November 21, 2011 Rufus and Chaka Khan
2005 Aretha Franklin
1999 Aretha Franklin
June 8, 2012 Journey
1998 Stevie Wonder
2009 Maze featuring Frankie Beverly
August 19, 2014 Smokey Robinson
November 26, 2010 Quincy Jones
January 29, 2010 Simon and Garfunkel, Flora Fauna Cemento
1998 Aretha Franklin
July 10, 2015 Nina Simone
June 8, 2012 Journey
October 15, 2013 Harry Simeone Chorale
May 26, 1996 Rufus (featuring Chaka Khan)
June 8, 2012 Poison
June 3, 2013 Disclosure
Covered by Bombay Bicycle Club
September 21, 2004 Cheryl Lynn
June 8, 2012 Seafood Mama
October 15, 2013 Judy Garland with Georgie Stoll and His Orchestra
December 18, 2007 Nazz
June 8, 2012 Whitesnake
2000 Elton John
1994 Rose Royce
1999 The Gap Band
1999 First Choice
October 15, 2013 The Trapp Family Singers
December 20, 2005 Mother's Finest
1995 Rose Royce
October 15, 2013 Michael English
1998 Wilma Burgess
October 15, 2013 Mary Martin, Patricia Neway
November 21, 2011 Matt Morris
2005 Luther Vandross
1999 Mary J. Blige
December 2005 U2
1997 Loleatta Holloway
2000 Stevie Wonder
October 15, 2013 Tino Rossi
November 4, 2013 Dorothy Maynor with Unaccompanied Male Choir
October 19, 1999 Brenda Lee
October 15, 2013 Gene Autry and The Pinafores with Orchestral Accompaniment
October 19, 1999 Eddie Cantor
June 8, 2012 Helen Schneider, Seafood Mama
October 15, 2013 Joseph Mohr, Franz Gruber, Haydn Quartet
November 2004 Elton John
March 15, 2010 Led Zeppelin
July 28, 1992 Rufus featuring Chaka Khan
2005 Eric Clapton
October 15, 2013 The King Cole Trio with String Choir
October 15, 2013 Tally-Ho!
October 15, 2013 Donny Hathaway
October 30, 2012 (unknown)
November 3, 2009 (unknown), (unknown)
2003 Sting & Mary J Blige
October 15, 2013 Cliff Edwards with Victor Young and His Orchestra and The Ken Darby Singers
March 15, 2010 Muddy Waters, Led Zeppelin
October 15, 2013 Richard Himber & His Orchestra
October 23, 2009 The Stylistics
1995 Aretha Franklin

Songs with samples

Title Performer Release date Uses samples from
December 2005 Nina Simone
June 25, 1996 Marcus Miller
June 27, 2000 Willie Hutch
August 28, 2001 Barry De Vorzon and Perry Botkin Jr.
Covered by (6 artists)
July 28, 1992 Audio Two
Covered by (5 artists)
Sampled by (2 artists)

Sampled songs

Title Performer Release date Info
July 28, 1992 Covered by (5 artists)
Sampled by (2 artists)
Uses samples from Audio Two

Songs written by Mary J. Blige

Original songs

Title Written by Originally by Original date Covered by
About You Mary J. Blige, will.i.am, Keith Harris Mary J Blige featuring will.i.am December 2005
Be Without You Mary J. Blige, Johntá Austin, Jason Perry, Bryan-Michael Cox Mary J Blige December 2005 Covered by (4 artists)
Crazy Games Mary J. Blige, Kenneth Dickerson Mary J. Blige August 28, 2001 Covered by Dave Douglas
Family Affair Mary J. Blige, Dr. Dre, Mel-Man, Mike Elizondo, Bruce Miller, Camara Kambon, Luchana Lodge, Asiah Lewis Mary J. Blige August 28, 2001 Covered by (4 artists)
Hold On Mary J. Blige, Lil' Kim, Nashiem Myrick Lil' Kim feat. Mary J. Blige June 27, 2000
Just Fine Mary J. Blige, The-Dream, Christopher Stewart, Jazze Pha Mary J. Blige December 18, 2007 Covered by Angelica [Saifam]
PMS Mary J. Blige, Tara Alesia Geter, Terri Robinson, Chucky Thompson Mary J. Blige August 28, 2001
Touch Me, Tease Me Mary J. Blige, Foxy Brown [US], Schoolly D, Case, Darryl "88" Young, Kenny Kornegay Case feat. Foxy Brown and Mary J. Blige June 4, 1996 Covered by 3SL featuring Estelle
We Ride (I See the Future) Mary J. Blige, Johntá Austin, Bryan-Michael Cox, Kendrick Dean Mary J. Blige December 12, 2006 Covered by Angelica [Saifam]

Adapted songs

Title Written by Originals Originally by Covered by
F for You (Remix) Mary J. Blige F for You Disclosure ft. Mary J Blige Covered by Bombay Bicycle Club

Releases

Albums

Title Performer Release date Label
A Mary Christmas Mary J. Blige October 15, 2013 Verve Records
A Mary Christmas [Target Exclusive] Mary J. Blige October 15, 2013 UMe
Ballads Mary J. Blige 2000 Universal International
Growing Pains Mary J. Blige December 18, 2007 Geffen
Growing Pains [Bonus Tracks] Mary J. Blige December 18, 2007 Geffen
Mary Mary J. Blige 1999 MCA Records
My Life Mary J. Blige 1994 Uptown Records [US1]
My Life II . . . - The Journey Continues (Act 1) Mary J. Blige November 21, 2011 Geffen
No More Drama Mary J. Blige August 28, 2001 MCA Records
Reflections (A Retrospective) Mary J. Blige December 12, 2006 Geffen
Share My World Mary J. Blige 1997 MCA Records
Stronger with Each Tear [Re-issue] Mary J. Blige March 15, 2010 Geffen
The Breakthrough Mary J Blige December 2005 Geffen
The Tour Mary J. Blige 1998 MCA Records
What's the 411? Mary J. Blige July 28, 1992 Uptown Records [US1]

Singles

Title Performer Release date Label
Bridge Over Troubled Water Andrea Bocelli with Mary J. Blige January 29, 2010 Geffen
F for You Disclosure ft. Mary J Blige February 5, 2014 Island
I'll Be There For You / You're All I Need To Get By Method Man featuring Mary J. Blige 1994 Def Jam Recordings
Whenever I Say Your Name Sting & Mary J Blige 2003 A&M Records

Performances also appear on

Title Performer Release date Label
An All-Star Tribute to Maze featuring Frankie Beverly various artists 2009 Brantera Music Group
A Very Special Christmas Live from Washington, D.C. various artists October 19, 1999 A&M Records
Black Nativity - Music from the Motion Picture various artists November 4, 2013 RCA
Bridget Jones - The Edge of Reason - The Original Soundtrack various artists November 2004 Island
Case Case August 13, 1996 Def Jam Recordings
Classic Moments Patti LaBelle 2005 Def Soul Classics
Eric Clapton & Friends in Concert - A Benefit for the Crossroads Centre at Antigua Eric Clapton 1999 Warner Music Vision
Faith Faith Evans 1995 Bad Boy Entertainment
Hurricane Relief - Come Together Now various artists 2005 Concord Records
Ladies & Gentlemen - The Best of George Michael George Michael 1998 Epic
Merry Christmas, Baby Rod Stewart October 30, 2012 Verve Records
Money Talks - The Album various artists August 19, 1997 Arista
My Christmas Andrea Bocelli November 3, 2009 Sugar
New York Undercover various artists 1995 Uptown Records [US1]
Nina Revisited - A Tribute to Nina Simone various artists July 10, 2015 Revive
One Night Only - The Greatest Hits Elton John 2000 Mercury
Reasonable Doubt Jay-Z June 25, 1996 Roc-A-Fella
Rhythm of the Games - 1996 Olympic Games Album various artists May 26, 1996 LaFace Records
Rock of Ages - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack various artists June 8, 2012 WaterTower Music
Settle [US Deluxe] Disclosure June 3, 2013 PMR Records
Shark Tale - Motion Picture Soundtrack various artists September 21, 2004 Geffen
Smokey & Friends Smokey Robinson August 19, 2014 Verve Records
So Amazing - An All-Star Tribute to Luther Vandross various artists 2005 j records [US]
Soulbook Rod Stewart October 23, 2009 j records [US]
Soul Bossa Nostra - Q Quincy Jones November 26, 2010 Qwest
The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill Lauryn Hill August 25, 1998 Ruffhouse
The Notorious K.I.M. Lil' Kim June 27, 2000 Atlantic
The Nutty Professor Soundtrack various artists June 4, 1996 Mercury
Unpredictable Jamie Foxx December 20, 2005 j records [US]
VH1 Divas Live/99 various artists 1999 Arista
Waiting to Exhale - Original Soundtrack Album various artists November 14, 1995 Arista

Reported errors

# Reported by Reported on Status Last update
#40955 nikitoz555 2009-12-25 11:57:12 UTC processed 2010-07-31 22:53:05 UTC by hounddogman
#41730 yanmak 2010-07-24 23:48:13 UTC processed 2014-06-08 18:03:37 UTC by Limbabwe