Saddam Hussein’s final days were filled listening to Mary J. Blige. That’s according to a book by Will Bardenwerper, ‘The Prisoner in His Palace: Saddam Hussein, His American Guards, and What History Leaves Unsaid.’ He also had a garden and he liked to eat muffins. What’s the deal with him and Mary J. Blige? Mary’s music touched the soul of a murderous, corrupt dictator. Who’s music doesn’t? LOL Read more here. Saddam was hanged in 2006.