Mary J. Blige "What's the 411?" Adult White Hat
A recording of a 17-year-old Mary J. Blige singing at a karaoke booth came to the attention of Uptown Records, the company put her under contract immediately. This launched a career that has influenced a generation of artists with hits like 'Real Love' and 'Be Without You.' Mary J. Blige has also had a successful acting career, including her Oscar-nominated performance in 'Mudbound.'