7 04, 2019

Jill Scott to Headline Summer Block Party Festivals; Jazmine Sullivan, Faith Evans, Anthony Hamilton, More to Perform

By |2019-04-07T11:50:47-04:00April 7th, 2019|Categories: News, R&B News|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

The fifth annual Summer Block Party Festival, the preeminent destination for soul and R&B devotees since 2015, will return on June 29th. For the 2019 series, GRAMMY® Award-winning R&B/Soul icon Jill Scott will headline all four dates. Meanwhile, GRAMMY® Award-nominated soul songstress and hometown hero Jazmine Sullivan joins the bill as direct support on the Philadelphia concert at Mann Center [More]

19 11, 2018

Tribute or Fame Chasing? Trey Songz Drops Jill Scott Inspired Song, ‘Jill (Sumn Real)’

By |2018-11-19T09:15:28-05:00November 19th, 2018|Categories: Music, R&B Music|Tags: , |0 Comments

Trey Songz draws inspiration from R&B veteran Jill Scott for his latest release, "Jill (Sumn Real)." On the A-Wall-produced song, which samples Jill's "He Loves Me (Lyzel in E Flat)" off 2000’s Who Is Jill Scott? Words and Sounds Vol. 1, Songz deliver sensual and seductive vocals proclaiming, "give me something real," backed by the Philly songstress' soulful vocals. The single's cover art [More]

14 11, 2018

Jill Scott Responds to Sexed-Up Viral Performance: “Most People Get Splendidly Laid”

By |2018-11-14T14:01:26-05:00November 14th, 2018|Categories: News, R&B News|Tags: |0 Comments

Yesterday, Jill Scott single-handedly broke the internet after a video from one of her shows began making waves. In the clip, the veteran singer and songwriter is seen performing a sexually-charged song, while acting out the lyrics. During the performance, which happened during a show in Oakland, California earlier this year, Jilly from Philly performed her song "Crown Royal,' from her 2007 album, [More]

5 04, 2018

Jill Scott Announces ‘live in the Moment’ Summer 2018 Tour Dates

By |2018-04-05T16:41:38-04:00April 5th, 2018|Categories: News, R&B News|Tags: |0 Comments

A day after celebrating her birthday (4/4), R&B veteran Jill Scott announces dates for her  2018 summer tour, "Live In The Moment." The 13-city trek will launch on June 21st in Minneapolis, MN at Mystic Lake, and make stops in cities like Chicago, New Orleans, Atlanta, Detroit, Philadelphia, and Washington, D.C. before wrapping up July 28th in Cincinnati at the Cincinnati Jazz Festival. "Hitting [More]

5 04, 2018

Ledisi, Jussie Smollett, Keke Wyatt, Lloyd, More Added to 2018 Essence Festival

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The 2018 ESSENCE Festival presented by Coca-Cola announces its night-by-night performance schedule for the Festival’s concert series, taking place from July 6 to July 8 at the Superdome in New Orleans, LA. The festival has just announced new additions to its all-star lineup. Fans will be able to groove to the sounds of Ledisi, Serani, SWV,  Jussie Smollett, KeKe Wyatt, Lady of Rage, YoYo, DJ Captain Charles, Damien Escobar, Ella Mai, Lloyd, Louis York, Pell, and Yanina. For [More]

7 03, 2018

Celebrating Women’s History Month: 11 R&B Singers Who We Love On Film

By |2018-03-08T18:13:15-05:00March 7th, 2018|Categories: Features, Lifestyle|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

It’s March, and we all know what that means right? March Madness! Our March Madness is centered around amazing women in the entertainment industry for Women’s History Month. In this piece, we spotlight women whom have made history in music and has had solid transitions into film. Crossing industry can often time be a challenge. Singer to actress and vice-versa [More]

25 01, 2018

Janet Jackson, Mary J. Blige, Erykah Badu and Jill Scott to Headline 2018 ESSENCE Festival

By |2018-01-25T15:12:00-05:00January 25th, 2018|Categories: News, Tours Gigs & Events|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

The 2018 ESSENCE Festival, taking place July 5-8 in New Orleans, will continue to spotlight women with electrifying headlining performances from Janet Jackson and Mary J. Blige; a headline set featuring Erykah Badu and Jill Scott, with special guests Snoop Dogg and many others in a special curation by The Roots; Xscape; Fantasia and Miguel. “In 2018, women are at the forefront of [More]

7 11, 2017

Report: Jill Scott to Divorce Once Again

By |2017-11-07T19:39:15-05:00November 7th, 2017|Categories: News, R&B News|Tags: |0 Comments

R&B veteran Jill Scott is reportedly divorcing her husband, Mike Dobson after less than 18 months of marriage. According to TMZ, Scott cites "inappropriate marital conduct that such further cohabitation would be unsafe and improper." She also says it would be "unsafe" for her to continue living with her husband and claims "irreconcilable differences" for ending the marriage. Scott and [More]

5 10, 2017

Jill Scott Joins The CW’s Upcoming Series, ‘Black Lightning’

By |2017-10-05T17:23:20-04:00October 5th, 2017|Categories: Hollywood/TV/Reality TV, News|Tags: |0 Comments

Jilly from Philly is heading back to the small screen. 3x Grammy winner Jill Scott joins the cast of Warner Bros. Television’s 'Black Lightning,' a new series coming to The CW network in mid-season 2018. Scott will play the character of Lady Eve, a D.C. villain, who will be the bridge between Tobias Whale (Marvin “Krondon” Jones III) and a [More]

15 06, 2017

Jill Scott To Headline 3rd Annual Chicago Summer Block Party Festival

By |2017-06-15T12:06:59-04:00June 15th, 2017|Categories: News, R&B News|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

The summer concert is slated to offer performances from artists such as Kelly Rowland, Nelly, Bell Biv Devoe, SWV and more.

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