Mary J. Blige is one of Essence magazine’s favorite cover girls, the Queen of Hip-Hop Soul is gracing the magazine’s cover for the 12th time in her 20 year career!
Blige is featured in the November issue of the magazine where she is promoting the Netflix movie Mudbound which premieres on November 17th and features the singer in an almost unrecognizable role as a mother of four in the Mississippi Delta.
Essence celebrated Blige’s 12th cover on their Instagram page!
New Cover Alert! How does one juggle a very public divorce, a 45 stop tour, and a film already generating Oscar buzz? If you're the Queen of Hip-Hop Soul & November's cover girl, @therealmaryjblige, you do it by harnessing your vulnerability. Mary is coming to a newsstand near you on 10/20. #issaessenceslay