Mary J. Blige to receive BET Lifetime Achievement Award

The veteran singer and actress Mary J. Blige will be honoured at this month’s ceremony.

June 13, 2019
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Singer, actress, legend Mary J. Blige is set to be honoured with BET’s Lifetime Achievement Award at the 19th BET Awards. Past honourees of the BET Lifetime Achievement Award, which honours artists who have made a considerable contribution to the music industry, include Anita Baker, Charlie Wilson and Prince.

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Last year, Mary J. Blige received a Hollywood Walk of Fame star and was nominated for two Academy Awards — Best Supporting Actress and Best Original Song — for the film Mudbound. The BET Awards are set to take place on June 23rd in Los Angeles.

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Mary J. Blige to receive BET Lifetime Achievement Award