Latest Jill Scott Stories

2011-08-02 16:07:00

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The 33rd UNCF An Evening of Stars(®) gears up for a highly anticipated evening of entertainment and education advocacy on Sunday, August 14th at 6:00 PM PT with a premiere on BET on Sunday, September 25th at 10 PM ET/PT and 9:00 PM CT. The incredible Patti LaBelle and Grammy-award winner Jill Scott, who recently released her fifth studio album "Light of the Sun, will join Grammy-nominated, singer-songwriter-producer Ledisi in...

2011-07-12 10:52:00

PHILADELPHIA, July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- DJ Jazzy Jeff and Ayah release Back for More today. The duo is giving away a collection of soulful tunes to fans for free download. This 13-track project is sure to have music lovers grooving for the rest of the summer and beyond. DJ Jazzy Jeff, along with contributions from well-known producers James Poyser, Pete Kuzma and Demien DeSandies, has created an experience that music lovers have long awaited. Yet, those not as well versed in the...

2011-06-07 12:00:00

NEW YORK, June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Chris Brown and Jill Scott join Alicia Keys as performers for this year's BET AWARDS '11. Brown, whose "F.A.M.E." album is #3 on the R&B Billboard charts, leads the nominations race with nods in six categories. His top nominations include "Best Male R&B Artist," "Video of the Year," and "Coca-Cola Viewers' Choice" for his collaboration with Busta Rhymes and Lil Wayne on "Look at Me Now." R&B superstar, poet, and actress Jill Scott, who...

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