Jill Scott

via BlackDoctor: No matter where you make catch a glimpse of her, you may think she’s bigger one minute and not-so-plus-size the next, but the Philly native will say one thing that she’ll never be. Back in the third quarter of 2014, pictures surfaced of what some were claiming to be the famous “Jilly from Philly”, […]

via BlackAmericaWeb: It’s official, singer Jill Scott and her estranged husband Mike Dobson have parted ways. According to Bossip, Scott and Dobson were in court in Tennessee Thursday, where a judge OK’d their divorce settlement agreement; invalidating the prenup that Dobson challenged as part of the divorce. As previously reported, Jilly from Philly filed divorce papers on September 15, citing “irreconcilable differences,” […]

via BlackAmericaWeb: Singer Jill Scott‘s almost ex-husband Mike Dobson is looking for more from their already heated divorce. He’s asking for the prenuptial agreement that they agreed on to be thrown out and to receive $500,000 for the pain and suffering he’s experienced. Ebony reports that Dobson didn’t believe in the authenticity of the prenup agreement because he didn’t […]

via BlackAmericaWeb: Three time Grammy-Award winner Jill Scott has officially split from her husband of 15 months, according to BOSSIP. The soul singer filed divorce papers on September 15, citing “irreconcilable differences,” and “inappropriate marital conduct that such further cohabitation would be unsafe and improper,” according to the outlet. Scott, 45, married Mike Dobson, 49, in a June 2016 […]

Queen Latifah and Jill Scott are returning to Lifetime, this time for a movie about the Flint Water Crisis. The nation was deeply concerned about the crisis in Flint, Michigan, at the top of 2016 as we learned that politicans had allowed the tap water to be rendered undrinkable. We were shocked to learn how […]

Singer, spoken-word poet, writer, actress — is all wrapped up into the beautiful woman known as Jill Scott. Her creativity in poetry and music has earned the multi-talented Scott three Grammy Awards and counting. It’s hard to believe 17 years have passed since Scott’s debut album, “Who Is Jill Scott?” dropped — for the singer […]

Jill Scott will be spending a portion of her summer hitting the road on a new tour, and it all kicks off June 23 in Hampton, Virginia. Scott is embarking on a 25-city trek that will stop at Brooklyn, New York’s King’s Theater, New Orleans’ Essence Festival, Newark’s Prudential Theater and Los Angeles’ Hollywood Bowl, […]

If you’re looking for a card for that special someone or just need to send a thank you to a friend, Jill Scott has what you’re looking for. The singer is launching her own line of Hallmark Mahogany greeting cards as she follows in the footsteps of writer and activist Maya Angelou, telling The Salt […]

Singer, spoken-word poet, writer, actress — is all wrapped up into the beautiful woman known as Jill Scott. Her creativity in poetry and music has earned the multi-talented Scott three Grammy Awards and counting.  Now, 44 years young and a mother of growing toddler, Jilly from Philly reveals what’s really on her heart. On Weight […]

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Jill Scott talked with Roland Martin host of “NewsOne Now,” Reginald Ballard – more commonly remembered as “Bruh Man from the 5th Flo” - and  Aruba Tommy…