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Mary J. Blige
The hip-hop singer's childhood involved sexual abuse at the hands of a family friend, and she was a witness to domestic abuse. "I still can't give all of me," she has said of her husband, Kendu Isaacs. "I need something to walk away with, just in case he decides to walk out the door."