The nine-time Grammy winner delivered her efficiency from the historic Apollo Theater positioned within the Harlem neighborhood of New York Metropolis. She opened her set along with her track, “Good Morning Beautiful,” which is the title monitor off her new album that was launched earlier this month.
Blige’s efficiency caps off an unbelievable month for the “Household Affair” singer, who lately carried out on the 2022 NBA All-Star Weekend and co-headlined the Tremendous Bowl LVI Halftime Present in Los Angeles alongside Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg, Kendrick Lamar and Eminem, with a shock look from 50 Cent.
The halftime present, which Blige known as “essentially the most epic factor in music” at a press convention previous to the efficiency, was the primary within the Tremendous Bowl’s historical past to feature rap and hip-hop at its core.
“Simply know this: It’s some historical past, man,” Blige stated main as much as the massive day. “It’s a celebration how far you realize hip-hop has come, how far R&B has come, how far, you realize … music and our tradition.”