Mary J. Blige & Friends

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Mary J. Blige & Friends
Compilation album by Mary J. Blige
Released October 31, 2006
Label Geffen
Mary J. Blige chronology
The Breakthrough
(2005)The Breakthrough2005
Mary J. Blige & Friends
Reflections (A Retrospective)
(2006)Reflections (A Retrospective)2006

Mary J. Blige & Friends is a compilation album by American recording artist Mary J. Blige. Released on October 31, 2006 it was sold exclusively in Circuit City stores, and includes tracks featuring guest artists such as Sting, Robin Thicke, and Nas. Also included was a bonus DVD that included a brief career biography, excerpts and behind the scenes views of some of her music videos, interviews with collaborators, and live performances of "Can't Hide from Luv", "Family Affair", and "No More Drama".

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Producer(s) Length
1. "Whenever I Say Your Name" (with Sting) Sting, Mary J. Blige Sting 5:25
2. "Ask Myself" (with Robin Thicke) Robin Thicke, Bobby Keyes, Robert Daniels Robin Thicke, Pro J 3:47
3. "Ain't No Way" (with Patti LaBelle) Carolyn Franklin   4:28
4. "Love Changes" (with Jamie Foxx) Skip Scarborough   4:30
5. "Alone" (with Dave Young)     4:30
6. "Favorite Flavor" (with LL Cool J) Ryan Toby, Samuel Barnes Trackmasters 3:28
7. "Love Is All We Need" (with Nas) James Harris III, Terry Lewis, Blige, Rick James Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis 4:17
8. "My Man" (with Santana & Big Boi) Antwan Patton, Nsilo Reddick, Nicholas Sherwood, Rob Thomas Big Boi, The Beat Bullies 4:34
9. "I Guess That's Why They Call It the Blues" (with Elton John)     5:09


Weekly charts[edit]

Chart (2002) Peak
US Billboard 200[1] 95
US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums (Billboard)[2] 8