Jill Scott

Apr 4, 1972

Bio: A writer who evolved into a triumphant R&B performer and then a stage and film actress, Jill Scott grew up in Philadelphia and wrote lyrical, evocative poetry -- poetry that prompted her discovery by Amir, drummer of the R&B band the Roots. A studio collaboration between Scott and that band yielded the 1999 Top 40 pop hit "You Got Me"; afterward, in lieu of doing… More


Jill Scott Videos

Why Did I Get Married?
2 minutes 2 seconds
2 minutes 53 seconds
Dave Chappelle's Block Party
2 minutes 30 seconds
Get On Up
2 minutes 52 seconds

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