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The legendary Mary J. Blige is hitting the road this fall. The much-awaited 2022 outing sets out in September and stops by 23 major cities, including Oakland! That’s right! The queen of R&B and hip-hop is taking over the Oakland Arena on Thursday 6th October 2022! The Grammy-Award-winning artist is set to deliver her biggest hits, crowd-pleasers, and a healthy number of new songs from her latest album, Good Morning Gorgeous! If you’re a big fan of Mary J. Blige, you better hurry and grab your tickets now because the show in Oakland is bound to be jam-packed!
Mary J. Blige recently delivered an electrifying performance at the 2022 Superbowl Halftime show alongside legendary hip-hop artists Snoop Dogg, Eminem, Dr. Dre, and Kendrick Lamar. During this monumental hip-hop showdown, Blige performed her timeless hits, “Family Affair” and “No More Drama.” Fans hailed her set as “legendary” as the queen got everybody in the stadium dancing and bobbing their heads to the beat. The singer-songwriter, whose career spans more than three decades, is responsible for some of the most monumental R&B hits, such as "Real Love," "Not Gon' Cry," "Be Without You," and the Superbowl hit, “Family Affair.“
With numerous hits and chart-topping albums, Mary J. Blige has been named as the most commercially successful female R&B/hip-hop artist in modern music. She’s also included in Rolling Stone’s list of 100 Greatest Singers of All Time. Moreover, Blige has reportedly won 80 awards, including nine Grammys, ten Billboard Music Awards, and six BET Awards. In 2021, she was included in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees list. Although she didn't win her place at Rock Hall yet, her time is coming.
This 2022, Blige dropped her latest studio effort, Good Morning Gorgeous. The album features numerous iconic collaborations with Dj Khaled, Anderson Oak, Fivio Foreign, and Usher. The critically-acclaimed album debuted at number 14 on the Billboard 200 and peaked at number 9 on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart.
Tickets to Mary J. Blige’s show at the Oakland Arena are now available! Hurry and score tour tickets now before it’s too late!