Congratulations to Philadelphia native and Grammy-winning singer-songwriter Jill Scott!! ESSENCE will be honoring her at the 6th annual Black Women in Music event.
The ESSENCE Black Women in Music event honors the achievements of the day’s biggest stars and breakthrough artists. With that in mind Miss Scott will be recognized for her incredible achievement, singular artistry, and powerful storytelling.
“Jill Scott is the quintessential ESSENCE woman,” says ESSENCE Editor-in-Chief Vanessa K. DeLuca. “Like many of the female artists who inspired her – she has touched the collective soul of women across generations.”
Past ESSENCE Black Women in Music honorees include Mary J. Blige, Kelly Rowland, Janelle Monáe, and Solange Knowles. This year’s event will feature an exclusive performance from Scott as well as several other performances from several classic eras of music. And for the first time, community fans will be able to join in the festivities of this invitation-only event.
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