Elev8 wants you to know these great Mary Mary facts in honor of their Essence Music Festival appearance this weekend.
Here are 8 facts that you should know.
1. Erica Atkins-Campbell was born April 29, 1972
2. Trecina “Tina” Atkins-Campbell was born May 2, 1974.
3. They have had a hit single selling more than 500,000 from every one of their 7 albums .
- 2000: Thankful- “Shackles”
- 2002: Incredible – “In The Morning”
- 2005: Mary Mary- “Heaven” and “Yesterday”
- 2006: A Mary Mary Christmas “Carol Of The Bells”
- 2008: The Sound – “God In Me”
- 2011: Something Big- “Walking”
- 2012: Go Get It- “Go Get it”
4- They have 7 Dove Awards ( A Win almost ever year except for 3!)
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5- They have 3 Grammy Awards ( Wins for Thankful Album and “God In Me” and “Get Up“)
6- They Have 10 Stellar Awards ( 2010 was banner year with 10 Wins for “The Sound”)
7- First gospel duo to ever have and appear on television with weekly series We Tv’s Mary Mary show and author two books “Transparent” and “Be u“.
8- Both sisters are married to unrelated men with the last name Campbell, who are not related to each other. Funny, enough both husbands are in the music industry too!
Make sure that you check out the following great Mary Mary stories:
- Mary Mary – “Go Get It ” Live Performance [VIDEO]
- Mary Mary’s Tina Named Favorite Pregnant Celebrity!
Need some great Mary Mary Music? Don’t know any of their songs? Here is your chance.
If you are going to see them Sunday please come back and tell us how it was. Leave your review in the comments.
Check out the ladies through the years!
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