Jill Scott Short Bio
Was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S., Jill Scott is a an American singer and actress. She is an Aries and best known as the prominence figure in the R&B, hip hop, soul, neo soul, jazz that give her a platinum.
Jill Scott Body Measurement Table
|Date of birth||April 4, 1972|
|Age||42 years old|
|Height||5 feet 6 inches|
|Hip Size||41 inches|
|Waist Size||32 inches|
|Weight||91 kg or 200 pounds|
Jill Scott Career
She began her career as a spoken word artist, and latter asked to be a singer for the Broadway musical Rent with Eric Benet, Will Smith, and Common. She then made the debut by launched Who Is Jill Scott? Words and Sounds Vol. 1 in 2000. Its single, “A Long Walk”, gives her a Grammy nomination for Best Female Vocal Performance in early 2003. Though she lost to that award, she then received 2005 Grammy for Best Urban/Alternative R&B Performance. She then continued her success by launched live album, Experience: Jill Scott 826+ and , Beautifully Human: Words and Sounds Vol. 2. Jill Scott then get second Grammy award, Best Traditional R&B Vocal Performance through her collaboration with George Benson & Al Jarreau in the single “God Bless The Child”. her next studio album, The Real Thing: Words and Sounds Vol. 3 was released on September 25, 2007 with lead single “Hate on Me”. During the spring of 2014, Jill Scott announced that she will released her fifth studio album soon. Beside being a singer, Jill Scott also appeared ins some films and television series like Hounddog, , Why Did I Get Married?, The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency, guest star on Law & Order: Special Victims Unit and sequel Why Did I Get Married Too?. She was awarded with Outstanding Actress in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special through her role in Sins of the Mother.
Jill Scott Controversies
Jill Scott was sued by Hidden Beach Records in the early 2010 because she left the studio before finishing the contract. It was reported that the label’s founder, Steve McKeever actually help her raise to popularity but was dumped by Jill after 10 years working together.
Jill Scott Dating
Jill Scott dated a graphic artist and DJ, Lyzel Williams and latter married with him in 2001. The relationship was ended in 2007 after the couple agreed to divorce. She latter dated Roberts and was engaged in 2008. on April 25, 2009, the couple welcomed their first son named , Jett Hamilton Roberts. It was reported that the couple was broke up on June 23, 2009 but remaining a best friend to raised their son together.