Mary J Blige and Singer Monica Denise Pose in Similar Looks in Recent Photo

Olowokandi Fiyin
Dec 16, 2019
09:40 A.M.
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Blige and Monica showed that it's never too late to "slay" as a gorgeous photo capturing the veteran singers in similar outfits is shared on Instagram.
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Yesterday, iconic singer Mary J Blige stunned fans with a previously unseen post on her Instagram page. 

Mary J Blige attends as Mary J Blige and Simone I Smith launch their Sister Love Jewelry Holiday Pop Up Shop In Long Island City, NY at Aloft Long Island City | Photo: Getty Images

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The 48-year-old shared a photo that captured herself, and colleague Monica Arnold Denise (formerly Brown) looking gorgeous as they rocked matching jackets. 

The Instagram

photo

, which some commenters described as "fly," also featured a third lady with the singer duo. It was shared alongside a caption from Blige which

read

:

"East Coast Swag….. #TheDefiantOnes" 

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The post has since its upload garnered over 110,000 like and a few thousand comments adorning the women. 

As seen from the comments, one person described the women as "queens," while another asked for a musical collaboration between Blige and Monica. 

Interestingly, the stunning post from Blige comes barely a few days after Amazon Studios announced that she's one of the executive producers of an upcoming documentary on her life.

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This is according to THE MEDIA HQ, who quoted that the forthcoming documentary is a "personal and unprecedented" account of the struggles of Blige's life. 

It is, however, unclear if the documentary would feature the experience of her 12-year marriage to Kendu Isaac, which was officially put to a stop in 2018. 

A previous report by PEOPLE showed that the couple split on unfavorable terms with Blige describing her ex-husband as a "con artist" who only wanted her money. 

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Interestingly, Monica Denise Arnold, who appeared in the post mentioned earlier, had also been dealt with the same hand, speaking of relationships. 

A

publication

by ESSENCE a few months back showed that the 39-year-old had just finalized her divorce from her husband of almost a decade, Shannon Brown. 

However, Monica's split witnessed lesser bad blood, unlike that of Mary J Blige.

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In fact, ESSENCE disclosed that Monica and her ex-husband were working towards ensuring "peaceful co-parenting" for the sake of their children. 

Also, a previous report by PEOPLE

revealed

the details of past radio interviews whereby Monica gave an account of the effects of her divorce proceedings on her kids.

The singer made a heart-wrenching revelation whereby she disclosed that her 11-year-old once asked her if she could end the divorce. 

Mary J. Blige and Monica pose backstage at the 2017 ESSENCE Festival presented by Coca-Cola at Ernest N. Morial Convention Center | Photo: Getty Images

However, it appears that both Blige and Monica are doing excellent even if they're no longer with their longtime partners.

Just like the previously mentioned commenter said, may a collaboration from the two isn't such a bad idea.

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