Tag Archives: jill scott

  • Patti Labelle Reveals the One Thing She Won’t Do on ‘Empire’

    Aug 26, 15 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *Patti LaBelle has love for Lee Daniels, her Philly homie, but there are some things she just won’t do. Even for a friend. The music legend, who made a memorable appearance on the season one finale of “Empire,” detailed a conversation she had with Daniels, who wanted her to do something “daring” when she returns […]

  • Lauren London, Jill Scott Join John Singleton’s FX Pilot ‘Snowfall’

    Aug 19, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *The FX pilot “Snowfall” continues to pad its cast. As previously reported, the drama from John Singleton focuses on the beginnings of the crack cocaine epidemic in Los Angeles during the 1980s. Scott will play Sharon “Cissy” Saint, the no-nonsense mother of Franklin (Damson Idris). Frustrated in both her personal and professional lives, Cissy has […]

  • Jill Scott Scores No. 1 Album with ‘Woman’

    Aug 9, 15 by Ny MaGee Leave a comment

    *Jill Scott has scored her second No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 with “Woman,” her fifth studio album which was released July 24. The R&B diva moved 62,000 units to top the U.S. album sales chart for the week ending July 30, according to data from Nielsen Music. Scott’s last album, 2011’s “The Light […]

  • The Pulse of Entertainment: Billboard and Grammy Winner Jill Scott’s ‘Woman’ Debuts at #1

    Aug 9, 15 by Eunice Moseley Leave a comment

    Billboard and Grammy winner Jill Scott debuts at #1 with her new album ‘Woman’  “I try to learn to not do more than I need,” Billboard and three-time Grammy winner Jill Scott said about her fifth studio album titled “Woman” (Blues Babe Records/Atlantic Records) which is independently released. “I’m not going to put out anything […]

  • Jill Scott’s New Album ‘Woman’ Debuts at No. 1

    Aug 5, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Jill Scott has scored her second No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 chart, as her latest release, “Woman,” debuts on top of the list. The set starts at No. 1 on the chart dated Aug. 15 with 62,000 equivalent album units earned in the week ending July 30, according to Nielsen Music. “Woman” is […]

  • Jill Scott Talks New Album ‘Woman’, Motherhood and Longevity

    Aug 1, 15 by Ny MaGee 2 Comments

    *Jill Scott’s fifth studio album “Woman”  is receiving rave reviews for being that familiar harmonious formula of spoken word and unapologetic soulful ballads that her fans have grown accustomed to. To support the album, Scott chatted with ESSENCE.com for a Q&A about music, motherhood and longevity, saying “My career is not Beyonce’s career.” Below are […]