Beyonce, Jennifer Hudson, Rihanna Top the List of Black Female Singers of 2011

4. Mary J Blige

Mary J Blige, the Queen of  Hip Hop Soul is still going strong! Bringing us classic music since 1992, Mary is a recipient of nine Grammy Awards and four American Music Awards. She has recorded eight multi-platinum albums. She is the only artist with Grammy Award wins in Pop, Rap, Gospel, and R&B. Mary J. Blige is also one of the first artists to popularize the fusion of R&B and Hip-Hop sounds now known as Hip Hop Soul.

Renee Gardner

#HipHopSoul Artist and creator of the Omen Agency's #HipHopTownHall, #OmenCypher and ReneetheG TV.

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