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Jill Scott

 
Bio:
Jill Scott is an American singer, songwriter, model, poet and actress. Her 2000 debut album, Who Is Jill Scott?: Words and Sounds Vol. 1, went platinum, and the follow-ups Beautifully Human: Words and Sounds Vol. 2 (2004) and The Real Thing: Words and Sounds Vol. 3 (2007) both achieved gold ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Jill Scott is an American singer, songwriter, model, poet and actress. Her 2000 debut album, Who Is Jill Scott?: Words and Sounds Vol. 1, went platinum, and the follow-ups Beautifully Human: Words and Sounds Vol. 2 (2004) and The Real Thing: Words and Sounds Vol. 3 (2007) both achieved gold ... (read complete bio)
 

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Michelle Obama with Maya Angelou, Willow Smith, Cicely Tyson, Queen Latifah and Jill  Photo

Michelle Obama with Maya Angelou, Willow Smith, Cicely Tyson, Queen Latifah and Jill Scott on stage during the BET Honors 2012 at the Warner Theatre on January 14, 2012 in Washington, DC.

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Michelle Obama with Maya Angelou, Willow Smith, Cicely Tyson, Queen Latifah and Jill  Photo

Michelle Obama with Maya Angelou, Willow Smith, Cicely Tyson, Queen Latifah and Jill Scott.onstage during the BET Honors 2012 at the Warner Theatre on January 14, 2012 in Washington, DC.

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05/29/2014
Michelle Obama with Maya Angelou, Willow Smith, Cicely Tyson, Queen Latifah and Jill  Photo

Michelle Obama with Maya Angelou, Willow Smith, Cicely Tyson, Queen Latifah and Jill Scott onstage during the BET Honors 2012 at the Warner Theatre on January 14, 2012 in Washington, DC.

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Date:
05/29/2014
Michelle Obama with Queen Latifah, Willow Smith, Cicely Tyson and Jill Scott  Photo

Michelle Obama with Queen Latifah, Willow Smith, Cicely Tyson and Jill Scott

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01/16/2012
 

Jill Scott Biography

Jill Scott is an American singer, songwriter, model, poet and actress. Her 2000 debut album, Who Is Jill Scott?: Words and Sounds Vol. 1, went platinum, and the follow-ups Beautifully Human: Words and Sounds Vol. 2 (2004) and The Real Thing: Words and Sounds Vol. 3 (2007) both achieved gold status.

Scott made her film debut in 2007 in Hounddog and Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married?. In 2008, she starred in the BBC/HBO series The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency, based on the novels of the same name by Alexander McCall Smith. After a four-year hiatus from music, Scott released her fourth album, The Light of the Sun, in 2011. In 2014, she starred in the film Get on Up as the second wife of James Brown. In 2015, she released her fifth album, Woman. Starting in 2018 Scott appeared in The CW DC Comics superhero series Black Lightning as Lady Eve.




Jill Scott News

Meet the Cast of THE PIANO LESSON, Beginning Previews Tonight! Photo Meet the Cast of THE PIANO LESSON, Beginning Previews Tonight!
by Stephi Wild - Sep 19, 2022

The first Broadway revival of August Wilson's The Piano Lesson begins previews tonight, September 19, at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre for its 17-week engagement.  Meet the cast bringing this play back to Broadway!

Cast Announced For Billie Holiday Musical LADY DAY AT EMERSON'S BAR AND GRILL at Play Photo Cast Announced For Billie Holiday Musical LADY DAY AT EMERSON'S BAR AND GRILL at Playhouse On Park
by Stephi Wild - Sep 2, 2022

LADY DAY AT EMERSON'S BAR AND GRILL by Lanie Robertson will run at Playhouse on Park September 28 - October 16, 2022. This will be the first production in Playhouse on Park's 14th Main Stage Season. LADY DAY will be directed by Stephanie Pope Lofgren. Music Direction by Nygel D. Robinson. 

BlackRock Announces 2022-2023 Season of Performances, Exhibits, and Events Photo BlackRock Announces 2022-2023 Season of Performances, Exhibits, and Events
by Stephi Wild - Sep 2, 2022

BlackRock Center for the Arts, providing opportunities to explore, celebrate and engage in the arts, invites you to join us for an anniversary season to ignite your inner joy and love of the arts. To kick off this special 20th year, BlackRock will be celebrating an entire week with an artist reception and gallery opening on September 17, social media previews of the season during the week, and a culminating opening party on September 24, 2022 at 6:00 PM. 

TheatreWorks Announces 52nd Season Including Two World Premieres Photo TheatreWorks Announces 52nd Season Including Two World Premieres
by Stephi Wild - Jul 13, 2022

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley announced its 52nd season, featuring six plays and musicals to be presented November 2022 through August 2023. Three of the season's productions will be mounted at the Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts, and three will be staged at Palo Alto's Lucie Stern Theatre. Subscriptions are now available; single tickets will be available in the coming months at TheatreWorks.org.

The Philly POPS Returns To Independence Mall On July 3 With POPS ON INDEPENDENCE Photo The Philly POPS Returns To Independence Mall On July 3 With POPS ON INDEPENDENCE
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 22, 2022

The Philly POPS continues its 44-year Independence Week tradition with POPS on Independence at Independence Mall on July 3, 2022, at 7 p.m.

The Django to Welcome Today's Premier Swing Band, 15+ Vocalists, and Hot Latin Tuesda Photo The Django to Welcome Today's Premier Swing Band, 15+ Vocalists, and Hot Latin Tuesday Nights This Summer
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 6, 2022

THE DJANGO will bring another month of stellar jazz by some of the field’s heroes alongside young, emerging artists.

Saxophonist Mike Phillips Releases Smooth-Jazz Track Photo Saxophonist Mike Phillips Releases Smooth-Jazz Track
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 16, 2022

Internationally renowned award-winning Saxophonist Mike Phillips has released a new smooth jazz single, 'City Lights.'​​​​​​​ 'CITY LIGHTS' was written by Claude Villani and produced by Hamilton Hardin. 'I had the melody for City Lights in my head for years and one day I played it for Mike and he really connected with it and well, the rest is history,' mentions Claude Villani. 'It always reminds me of a summer day when I hear it,' he adds.

Erin & The Wildfire Release Highly Anticipated Sophomore Record 'Touchy Feely' Photo Erin & The Wildfire Release Highly Anticipated Sophomore Record 'Touchy Feely'
by Michael Major - Apr 1, 2022

Touchy Feely was recorded in the Summer of 2021, after nearly a year and a half of virtual songwriting and collaboration during the global pandemic, and was produced by acclaimed songwriter and producer Matthew E. White (Natalie Prass). Listen to the new album now! Plus, check out upcoming tour dates.

The Oscars Score 16.6 Million Total Viewers Photo The Oscars Score 16.6 Million Total Viewers
by Michael Major - Mar 29, 2022

The 94th Oscars on ABC attracted an average audience of 16.6 million Total Viewers and delivered a 3.8/28 among Adults 18-49. Hosted by Wanda Sykes, Regina Hall, and Amy Schumer, the 94th Oscars were held on Sunday, March 27, 2022, at the Dolby® Theatre at Ovation Hollywood and were televised live on ABC. Check out the full list of winners!

Find Out Who Won at the 94th Academy Awards - All the Winners! Photo Find Out Who Won at the 94th Academy Awards - All the Winners!
by Michael Major - Mar 27, 2022

Hosted by Wanda Sykes, Regina Hall, and Amy Schumer, the 94th Oscars featured appearances by Liza Minnelli, Halle Bailey, Stephanie Beatriz, H.E.R., Anthony Hopkins, Samuel L. Jackson, Lily James, Lady Gaga, John Leguizamo, Uma Thurman, John Travolta, Rachel Zegler, and more.

Jill Scott Videos

VIDEO: See Diane's Hair Journey on BLACK-ISH VideoVIDEO: See Diane's Hair Journey on BLACK-ISH
by Stage Tube - Jan 6, 2020

Diane is everything but relaxed. Don't miss this mother-daughter salon appointment tomorrow, guest starring Jill Scott!

VIDEO: Queen Latifah Gives THE LATE SHOW a Taste of Ursula VideoVIDEO: Queen Latifah Gives THE LATE SHOW a Taste of Ursula
by Stage Tube - Oct 29, 2019

Queen Latifah stars in 'The Little Mermaid Live!' and she gives us a little taste of what's in store with her performance as the villain Ursula.

VIDEO: Queen Latifah Talks About Being Honored by Harvard on LIVE WITH KELLY AND RYAN VideoVIDEO: Queen Latifah Talks About Being Honored by Harvard on LIVE WITH KELLY AND RYAN
by Stage Tube - Oct 28, 2019

Queen Latifah talks about receiving an award at Harvard, and her road to becoming an A-list actress.

Video: First Look at The New Original Hip-Hop Musical BUMP IT! VideoVideo: First Look at The New Original Hip-Hop Musical BUMP IT!
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 24, 2018

The contemporary musical inspired by true stories finishes out its final workshop for the Central Florida area with inviting back alumni from past workshops to perform some of the original scores for the first time!

FKAjazz to Release New Album 'Stereotype Threat' Next Month VideoFKAjazz to Release New Album 'Stereotype Threat' Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2017

With the release of his new album Stereotype Threat under the bold, fresh artistic identity FKAjazz (formerly known as…), NYC based saxophonist Samir Zarif lays the dynamic groundwork for the possibilities of what jazz is for his generation and provides a vision for what the cherished American art form can be moving forward.

FIRST LISTEN: Ashanti's 'Helpless' ft. Ja Rule from HAMILTON Mixtape
by Stage Tube - Nov 25, 2016

HAMILTON creator Lin-Manuel Miranda gave us a little something more to be thankful for this Thanksgiving, releasing another track from the 'Hamilton Mixtape Album. Below, check out Ashanti's cover of 'Helpless', featuring Ja Rule! 

VIDEO: TV One's HELLOBEAUTIFUL INTERLUDES LIVE: JILL SCOTT Premieres Tonight
by TV News Desk - Aug 21, 2015

TV One's highly anticipated HelloBeautiful Interludes Live: Jill Scott featuring Grammy®-Winning R&B Artist Jill Scott premieres tonight, August 21 at 10 p.m. ET.

VIDEO: Promo for TV One's HELLOBEAUTIFUL INTERLUDES LIVE: JILL SCOTT, Premiering 8/21
by Caryn Robbins - Aug 12, 2015

TV One's highly anticipated HelloBeautiful Interludes Live: Jill Scott featuring Grammy®-Winning R&B Artist Jill Scott premieres Friday, August 21 at 10 p.m. ET.

VIDEO: First Look - Chadwick Boseman Stars in James Brown Biopic GET ON UP
by Caryn Robbins - May 28, 2014

Universal Pictures has released an all-new trailer for director Tate Taylor's GET ON UP, the James Brown biopic starring Chadwick Boseman, Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer

VIDEO: Ariana Grande Performs Houston's 'I Have Nothing' at White House Event
by Caryn Robbins - Mar 27, 2014

TV star and Broadway vet Ariana Grande performed the classic Whitney Houston ballad 'I Have Nothing' at the White House for the Women of Soul event