When Mary J. Blige first stepped on the scene, we fell in love with her edgy, urban flavor and rich, soulful sound. But let's not forget Queen Mary was also a head turner because of her sassy hairstyles, too. As the songstress preps for her ESSENCE Festival this week, we remember her hottest looks of all time.
1992: Curly Top
At an early performance at the Beacon Theater, Blige rocked gilded lipstick to match her golden locks.