Jill Scott

Jan
6
New Music: Audio Push f/ Logic & Jill Scott – ‘Juveniles’

Juveniles

Audio Push sets off the new year with their banger “Juveniles” featuring Logic and Jill Scott. On the Hit-Boy and Rey Reel production, the Inland Empire duo declares themselves the “Steve Jobs of these fu**in’ raps,” while Jill gets poetic with her guest spot.

“We got Jill Scott being classic poetic Jill on our new jam w/ @Logic301,” tweeted Audio Push’s Price.

In September, Audio Push dropped their latest mixtape Come As You Are featuring Wale, Ty Dolla $ign, and James Fauntleroy.

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Oct
14
Video: Robert Glasper Experiment f/ Jill Scott – ‘Calls’

Jill Scott

Jill Scott makes sweet music with the Robert Glasper Experiment in the dark and symbolic video for “Calls,” the first single off the group’s album Black Radio 2. Due Oct. 29, the follow-up to their Grammy-winning album also features Brandy, Snoop Dogg, Lupe Fiasco, Faith Evans, Common, and Emeli Sandé.

Watch the video for their jazzy collaboration below.

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Feb
21
Kelly Rowland, Jennifer Hudson Attend Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon

Kelly Rowland

Kelly Rowland brought some sunshine to the red carpet while attending the 6th Annual ESSENCE Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon at the Beverly Hills Hotel on Thursday. The “Ice” singer was radiant in a yellow top, showing off her legs in a navy pencil skirt at the intimate pre-Oscars event.

She was in good company, rubbing shoulders with some of the most powerful women in Hollywood, fashion, and music including Oprah, Naomi Campbell, and Jennifer Hudson. Other attendees included Jill Scott, Gabrielle Union, La La Anthony, Wendy Raquel Robinson, and Lauren London, while Miguel entertained the ladies.

Kelly will be back on the red carpet this Sunday. But this time she will be hosting the pre-show for the 85th Annual Academy Awards, which kicks off at 7 p.m. EST.

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Feb
7
Solange, Kelis, Jill Scott, & Dawn Richard Celebrate Black Women in Music

Solange

It was ladies’ night at the 4th Annual ESSENCE Black Women in Music event on Wednesday. The magazine honored Solange and British soul singer Lianne La Havas at an intimate celebration at Greystone Manor Supperclub in West Hollywood during Grammy week.

R&B’s leading ladies and some fresh faces including Kelis, Jill Scott, Dawn Richard, Tamia, Estelle, Leah LaBelle, and Bridget Kelly toasted their fellow females. Solange entertained with some new material off her EP True and was joined onstage by her collaborator Devonté “Dev” Hynes and Earth Wind & Fire’s Verdine White.

Their male counterparts including Tank, Bilal, and Eric Benét also came out to show their support.

See more pics of the ladies showing out on the purple carpet.

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Sep
3
‘Made in America’ Performances: Jill Scott, Odd Future, Run-DMC, & Santigold

Jill Scott

Following Jay-Z, G.O.O.D. Music, Rick Ross, D’Angelo, and Janelle Monáe, the “Made in America” festival returned for a second day, bringing performances from a wild crew (Odd Future), hip-hop royalty (Run-DMC), soulful songstress (Jill Scott), and a pop rebel (Santigold). Catch their entire sets below.

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Jul
31
Drake, Run-D.M.C., and Jill Scott Added to Jay-Z’s ‘Made in America’ Festival

Jay-Z and Drake

Drake, Run-D.M.C., and Jill Scott will all descend upon Philadelphia for Jay-Z’s “Made in America” festival. The artists are the latest to be added to the bill for the two-day concert extravaganza on Sept. 1 and 2.

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May
22
Jill Scott Brings Down the House at ‘VH1 Storytellers’

Jill Scott

Jill Scott tore the roof off the Hammerstein Grand Ballroom in New York City during her captivating set for “VH1 Storytellers.” The Philly songstress changed outfits and wigs while acting out different characters to illustrate some of her musical influences. She took on various roles including a “Round the Way Girl,” a bride-to-be, and an intellectual, as she powered through old and new material including “Come See Me,” “Golden,” and “Blessed” off her latest album The Light of the Sun.

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