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As he was born in America, his nationality is observably American.
And (thankfully) she is not keeping her love to herself. Maybe when you get home you get broken off properly.” And then she set the stage on fire singing “Can’t Wait.” Jill Scott's 20 Best Moments Loving on our own terms also means not letting others dictate what’s possible, which Scott learned at an early age.
At her sold out show at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark she opened up on how her husband holds her down – starting with the clothes on her back. He’s my partner and holds me down,” Scott said with a grin after crooning “The Way.” Jilly from Philly got real about the reality that almost half of American homes now have a female breadwinner. “Around 19 I went to a health clinic and was told I would not have kids and that I should have a hysterectomy,” she shared.
“Maybe the system is designed that Black women and women make more money than men these days,” she shared. “Around that same age my mom went to a free clinic and they told her too to get a hysterectomy. I love them so much.” Her love for her expanded family was so big she had to discover a new word for it: Jahraymecofasola. After doing a sketch where her wild cookie tries to get some before the new guy is properly vetted to freestyling with her box braids, this mom and wife is clear she is still a woman first.
So now, all these years later I got married, and you know I did not take that lightly. And she gave the formula to her glow as she turned the crowd into a choir chanting: “I’m gonna love myself just a little bit more, than the day before.” Noted.
She also sported white clips in her hair, which she wore up, and a long veil. Arrangements of white and pink roses adorned tables at the wedding."This wedding made my summer! "I've known Mike for almost 20 years, but dude could have alluded to the fact that he was marrying Jill Scott(lol)! "He then says, 'Mars you call Kane to work it out.' So im gassed because I'm on the phone strategizing with arguably one of the best rappers period (top 5 of anyone's list)! No one knew but me and the husband knew he was about to perform.
Dude walks in and they didn't even recognize him until he starts rapping. #jillscott #mikedobson #bigdaddykane #djmarsapproved."Chance the Rapper tweeted his congratulations."Congratulations Miss Scott, you're inspiration in more ways than one," he wrote.
For our sixth annual Black Women in Music event, ESSENCE is proud to honor Miss Jilly from Philly herself, Jill Scott, for her incredible achievement, singular artistry, and powerful storytelling through music.
Our girl Jill Scott is living her summer like its golden.
In the midst of slaying stages around the country on tour with her fifth studio album Woman, she quietly wed her man Mike Dobson in June. Maybe he can get the kids up in the morning and make sure they have their homework together and you have a warm breakfast before work.
This marks the second marriage for Scott, who was married for about six years to Lyzel Williams, also a DJ, until 2007.
She was also previously engaged to her drummer Li'l John Roberts, with whom she shares a 7-year-old son.