Concert announcement: Mary J. Blige in Columbia

May 6, 2013 


Mary J. Blige performs at the 2012 Democratic National Convention in Times Warner Cable Arena Thursday, September 6, 2012 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Harry E. Walker/MCT)


R&B singer Mary J. Blige will perform June 8 at the Colonial Life Arena. Blige has won nine Grammy Awards and is one of the most recognizable voices of the R&B genre in the last two decades. KEM and comedian Jay Lamont will open the show.

Tickets, which go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, can be purchased online at; by calling (855) 456-2849; the arena box office; or at Play It Again Sports. Ticket prices were not immediately available.

Otis R. Taylor Jr.

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