The Queen of Hip Hop Soul is going classic rock! Mary J. Blige is just one of the big names starring in the upcoming film adaptation of the popular Broadway musical, Rock of Ages.
In the film MJB plays club owner Justice Charlier, and takes on Journey’s 1980 hit, “Any Way You Want It.”
Rock of Ages: The Musical opened on Broadway in 2009, and tells the story of a waitress who falls in love with a busboy who fall in love during the pop metal era of the 1980s. The show, like the movie features music from famed rock acts, Styx, Journey, Bon Jovi, Pat Benatar, Twisted Sister, Steve Perry, Poison and Europe.
Directed by Adam Shankman, the film also stars Julianne Hough, Tom Cruise, Catherine Zeta Jones, Alec Baldwin and Russell Brand.
Rock of Ages hits theaters nationwide June 15.