Strength of a Woman is the thirteenth studio album by American singer Mary J. Blige. It was released on April 28, 2017 by Capitol Records. The album features guest appearances by Kanye West, Quavo, DJ Khaled, Missy Elliott, Prince Charlez, and Kaytranada.
“Thick of It” was released as the lead single on October 7, 2016. The song topped The adult R&B Songs chart for 16 consecutive weeks. “U + Me (Love Lesson)” was released as the second single on February 17, 2017. The song reached number one on the Adult R&B Songs chart dated May 6, 2017, the week prior to the album’s release. “Love Yourself”, featuring Kanye West, was released as the third single on March 30, 2017.