UK pressing of the R&B diva's 2007 album features three bonus tracks: 'If You Love Me' (Edit), 'Hello It's Me' and 'Mirror'. Growing Pains is Mary J. Blige's eighth studio album. After a tumultuous period in the '90s which saw the R&B and Soul diva battle demons both privately and professionally, this album documents her final steps to personal happiness as uplifting single 'Just Fine' demonstrates. As a positive record, it highlights the emotional depth in Blige who sounds more confident and mature than ever before. It also includes a guest appearance from rapper Ludacris. 19 tracks. Polydor. 2008.
00848NMary J. Blige - Growing Pains (Imported) (CD)http://d3dvedx3sqrauf.cloudfront.net/i/boxart/large/59/602517598201.jpg?v=311.999.90USDInStock/Genre/RB-Soul/Music Categories/RB-ContemporaryRolling Stone: 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "[The] songs have the stuff to fight back.....[Certain] tracks remind us how tough this sweet-voiced diva can be..."Edge Unknown VendorsCDRB-SoulMary-J-Blige2010-10-13