Mary J. Blige’s new My Life perfume being produced by Carol’s Daughter sold an astonishing 50,000 units [at $55 a pop] in one day on HSN despite it not even being available in stores yet.
“It’s all a reflection of my personality. Me and a lot of my fans want to smell soft and a little fruity — but not too fruity with bees chasing us around – and also strong and beautiful . . . It’s all there. After working on the fragrance and wearing it daily, I knew exactly what I wanted it to smell like. I needed to love it and be able to live with it for years. I am not impressed with the hot thing. I’ve named the scent ‘My Life’ because it’s not what we are; it’s what we’ve shared . . . My life is my journey and I’ve always shared it through my music. I can’t wait to share my story with millions of women through HSN…” Blige said before her big debut.
She tweeted this when she heard the news: