R&B, Soul-singer Jill Scott is touring extensively throughout 2011. A poet and actress as well, she made her 2007 film debut in "Hounddog" and "Why Did I Get Married?" In the same year, her third album, The Real Thing: Words and Sounds, Vol. 3 was released. Scott has won three Grammy Awards.
In 2010, she signed with Warner Brothers and appeared in the BBC and HBO series, "The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency." Scott is active in charities that provide college expenses for minority students.