After the upbeat "Just Fine", Mary J. Blige releases "Stay Down" from her eight studio album, "Growing Pains". The single that was produced by Bryan Michael Cox and Johnta Austin has received its video premiere.
The clip that shows J. Blige's close shots and many landscape scenes is directed by Hype Williams. The singer is currently in the middle of touring with Jay-Z in support of the album. Both Hip-Hop icons are due to serve their high-grossing tour up till May 8 in Uncasville, C.T.. She will hit European dates solo starting May 18. For complete tour dates log on to MjBlige.com.
On other news, Blige has recorded a duet with Outkast's Big Boi on the song called "The World is Too Big" that will go to Boi's solo album. Boi gushing to MTV, "It's definitely monumental. I needed somebody that could sing with that emotion and power. Like an old-school soul singer. That Motown throat! I always wanted to work with her."
Mary J. Blige, "Stay Down":