(March 23, 2017) – Mary J. Blige is bringing her soul stirring old school classics and new hits to Colonial Life Arena on Thursday, May 11 for a pre-Mother’s Day celebration. Blige will be joined by R&B Superstar Joe Thomas.

Tickets go on sale Friday, March 24 at 10:00 AM and will be available at ticketmaster.com, the Lexington Medical Center Box Office inside Colonial Life Arena, and by phone (800) 745-3000.

Blige helped redefine R&B and has become such a force in music. With a track record of eight multi-platinum albums, nine Grammy Awards (including a staggering 32 nominations) and five American Music Awards, Blige is truly a global superstar. The singer/songwriter’s musical strong suit has attracted an intensely loyal fan base—responsible for propelling worldwide sales of more than 50 million albums.

Multi-Award nominated Joe Thomas is known for hits “All That I Am,” “I Wanna Know,” and “No One Comes Close.” His memorable collaborations with 98 Degrees & Mariah Carey, Big Pun and G-Unit helped showcase his musical versatility and further sealed his reputation as an R&B Superstar.

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