1. Mary takes over the stage in her signature look.

Mary J. Blige performing in 1992 Source:Getty

2. The R&B goddess takes a stance at the 7th Annual New York Music Awards.

Mary J. Blige - 7th Annual New York Music Awards Source:Getty

3. How sweet does she look at the KMEL Summer Jam in 1992?

Mary J. Blige at KMEL Summer Jam 1992 Source:Getty

4. Mary J. & Joe Public win big at the New York Music Awards in ’92.

Joe Public & Mary J. Blige in 1992 Source:Getty

5. Mary J. Blige is all smiles in a hoodie and curls.

Mary J. Blige before performing in 1992 Source:Getty

6. Mary does her one, two-step while performing in ’92.

Mary J. Blige performing in 1992 Source:Getty

7. She had a flawless smile, even back then.

Mary J. Blige at Beacon Theater - 1992 Source:Getty

8. Mary J. wins big at the 7th Annual New York Music Awards.

Mary J. Blige - 7th Annual New York Music Awards Source:Getty

9. Show ’em who’s queen.

Mary J. Blige performing in 1992 Source:Getty

10. Super Cat and Mary chill backstage at the New York Music Awards in ’92.

Super Cat & Mary J. Blige - 7th Annual New York Music Awards Source:Getty

11. Let’s get ’em, queen!

Mary J. Blige performing in 1992 Source:Getty
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