Mary J. Blige poses with her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

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Grammy-winning soul singer Mary J. Blige who made her acting debut in last year’s “Mudbound”, celebrated her 47th birthday on Thursday by getting a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

“I am so grateful, and I say that with confidence and not arrogance,” she told the crowd gathered for the star unveiling ceremony.

“I know my work and I understand what this means.”

Mary .J. Blige is best known for hit tracks such as “No More Drama” and “Reminisce” and she is a nine-time Grammy winner with tens of millions of records sold worldwide.

A lot fans, family, well wishers came out to support the music/movie star including P.Diddy who was pictured with her at the event and also congratulated her via social media: