Mary J. Blige http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/31204/all en Second bank accuses singer Mary J. Blige of defaulting on loan http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130207/second-bank-accuses-singer-mary-j-blige-defaulting-loan <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>LOS ANGELES, Feb 7 (Reuters) - R&amp;B star Mary J. Blige was hit with a lawsuit on Thursday alleging the Grammy-winning singer had defaulted on a $500,000 loan - the second such legal action against her in three months.</p> <p>According to the lawsuit filed by Bank of America in New York State Supreme Court, Blige took out the loan in 2005 and stopped making re-payments in June 2012.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130207/second-bank-accuses-singer-mary-j-blige-defaulting-loan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Hospitality Law Mary J. Blige Mary J. Blige Music Politics Steve Stoute Thomson Reuters Thu, 07 Feb 2013 23:15:39 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5749469 at http://www.globalpost.com R http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140929/r <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Award-winning US singer Mary J. Blige told AFP she was hoping to broaden her audience with her soulful new album "London Sessions" and revealed she wants to write an autobiography.</p> <p>"It keeps me living to express myself. We have to have some forms of therapy in our lives and this is it for me," Blige said in an interview during this month's iTunes Festival.</p> <p>The blonde-fringed New Yorker said the album was a collaboration with a new generation of British artists including Disclosure, Sam Smith, Emeli Sande and Naughty Boy.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140929/r" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mary Mary J. Blige Mary J. Blige AFP Mon, 29 Sep 2014 16:45:24 +0000 Agence France-Presse 6272508 at http://www.globalpost.com