Mary J. Blige is performing at the 2022 NAACP Image Awards.
Music aside, Blige is nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series for her role as Monet Tejada in Starz’s Power Book II: Ghost. She won this award last year.
Nominations were announced for the 53rd NAACP Image Awards last month. H.E.R. led the charge in the music field, gaining six nominations. Jazmine Sullivan is close behind with four nods.
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Morgan Freeman, Issa Rae, Kerry Washington, LL Cool J, Questlove, Michael Strahan, Paula Patton, and more are among those set to appear on the program as presenters.
The NAACP Image Awards takes place Saturday, Feb. 26, at 8 p.m. EST on BET.
In other Blige-related news, she confirmed that she and Dr. Dre are working together on her next album. Dr. Dre first mentioned their plans the day after their show-stopping Super Bowl LVI Halftime Show performance. Blige performed “Family Affair,” produced by Dr. Dre, and “No More Drama.”
On March 12, Blige will headline the 2022 Jazz In the Gardens at the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami, Florida. She will also headline the 2022 Roots Picnic in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, later this spring.