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Mya Secretly Got Married Last Year To A Mystery Man

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By Imani Ford

It’s official! The Grammy award-winning singer dropped a few pictures of her wedding online. This comes as a shock to her fans because she kept it a secret so well. What makes the news even more shocking is that she got married last year in December. To add to the mystery, no one knows who she got married to. Who could this mystery man be? Since a few pictures have hit the internet, hopefully, some more will be released soon. To congratulate her, let’s showcase some of her biggest accomplishments.

Her Debut Album Went Platinum

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When her debut self-titled album was released, it peaked at number 29 on the Billboard 200. Mya sold 2 million records worldwide and had three successful singles. Her most popular single from this album is “It’s All About Me.” Rolling Stone even ranked this single number 19 out of the 98 best songs of 1998. This album received two nominations from the Soul Train Music Awards a one from the NAACP Image Awards. The fact that her debut album did this well is an iconic feat.

Her Collaborations Were FIRE!!

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In the same year, her first album was released, she sang lead on a song called “Take Me There” along with Mase, Blackstreet and Blinky Blink. This single was featured on the soundtrack of The Rugrats Movie. The video for “Take Me There” was amazing too. The furniture around them was large to depict the size of how the Rugrat gang felt. #TooCute. In the same year, Mya sang on Ol’ Dirty Bastard’s song “Ghetto Supastar.” This song went number 1 and earned Mya her first Grammy nomination.

‘Lady Marmalade’

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In 2001 the hit single Lady Marmalade was released. It was part of a medley for the hit film Moulin Rouge! Mya, Lil’ Kim, Pink, and Christina Aguilera collaborated on this cover song. In a matter of weeks, it reached number 1 on the charts. The song won a Grammy in 2002. For both Mya and Lil’ Kim, Lady Marmalade is their bestselling single to date. The music video was just as popular as the song. The theme of the video was, of course, Moulin Rouge and it went on to win 2 MTV Video Music Awards.

Her Philanthropy

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Mya has been active and passionate about her philanthropic work. In 2005, she started a nonprofit called ‘The Mya Arts & Tech Foundation.’ The organization provides disadvantaged youth opportunities to advance in technology and the arts. She has also supported organizations like Global Aids, Operation Smile, NOH8, and Feeding America just to name a few. Even though some men are upset that Mya is off the market, most of her fans are happy and excited that Mya found love.

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