MJB was gracious in sharing the spotlight on and off stage with R&B legend Anita Baker, whose song "Caught Up in the Rapture" got a 17-year-old Mary signed when she sang the track on her demo tape. After her performance, the Queen of Hip Hop Soul tweeted:
@maryjblige: Thank u 2 my dear friend and big sister @iamanitabaker!! I love u more than you'll ever know!!!