Posted June 29, 2011 by DJ Enuff in Media

Mary J. Blige to be Honored at McDonald’s 365BlackAwards!

Mary J. Blige aka the “Queen of Hip-Hop/Soul,” will be one of five prominent African-Americans who will be honored by McDonald’s during this year’s 365Black Awards, which takes place this weekend at the start of the Essence Music Festival Weekend.

Mary J. Blige is being recognized for her contributions to society through her organization, the Foundation For the Advancement of Women Now (FFAWN), which was founded with Hip-Hop mogul Steve Stoute, to help at-risk women.

Mary J. Blige is currently preparing to release her new album My Life Too…The Journey Continues, which is due in stores September 20th, 2011