As the "Queen of Hip-Hop Soul" celebrates her 41st birthday on Wednesday (January 11th), we take a look back at Blige's jaw-dropping beauty transformation. Which hairstyle do you like best on the "Mr. Wrong" singer: piecey pixie, high ponytail or shoulder-grazing layers? Tell us your thoughts in the comments section below.
Meanwhile, check out Blige's hottest thigh-high boot looks of 2011!
And flip through our many other Style Evolutions here.
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