Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index.
Powerful hip hop -- Young voice -- The albums -- A stronger, better life -- Timeline.
Mary J. Blige has had to travel a long, hard road to become the famous hip-hop artist she is today. Readers will see the way she changed from an angry teenager to a woman who gets stronger with every album-all while sharing her strength with other women. Her talent and passion have taken her from singing backup for others to having three albums in a row reach the top spot on the charts.