In addition to Stronger With Each Tear, Mary J. Blige recently recorded music for the movie soundtrack to Precious. Kevin Winter/Getty hide caption

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Mary J. Blige: Soul 'Stronger' Than Music

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Ken Tucker's Top 10 Recordings Of 2009

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After Feels Like Home and Not Too Late, Norah Jones' The Fall is a step in the right direction. hide caption

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The 'Fall' Experiment: Breaking Old Habits

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Susan Boyle's Easygoing 'Dream' Of A Debut

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'Texas Sheiks': A Tribute to Traditional Americana

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Strong And Simple As A 'Shadow On The Ground'

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La Roux: Full-Throated Ardor, Calibrated To Please

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Is Dylan's Heart Really In This 'Christmas'?

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Nellie McKay's 'Blueberry Pie,' A Tribute to Doris Day

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John Fogerty 'Rides Again'

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Whitney Houston, Pushing Back Into Pop

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George Strait: Country Pop Stardom With 'Twang'

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The Fiery Furnaces, 'Going Away' From Excess

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