About Jill Scott
Jill Scott is a well known actress and singer. It has been estimated that the overall amount of Jill Scott net worth is 12 million dollars. In 2000, she officially debuted as a singer, when she released a successful debut album called “Who Is Jill Scott? Words and Sounds Vol. 1”. The album was certified platinum and the sales of it also increased the total size of Jill Scott net worth. In 2004, another album was released, which was called “Beautifully Human: Words and Sounds Vol. 2”. Three years later, Jill Scott released her third album which was titled “The Real Thing: Words and Sounds Vol. 3”. The sales of both of these albums also added up to the overall amount of Jill Scott net worth. The sales of these albums also made them to be certified as gold.
In 2007, Jill Scott began her career as an actress. In that year, she appeared in two productions, those being “Why Did I Get Married” and “Hounddog”. In addition to that, Jill Scott has appeared in a TV show called “The No 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency”. Therefore, her career in acting made her more well known to the public and also increased the total sum of Jill Scott net worth.
It is also worth mentioning that Jill Scott started her career into entertainment when she became a spoken word performer. At that time, Jill Scott was reading poems live in various events. At that time, she was noticed by the members of the band “The Roots”, who invited Jill Scott to record songs in their music studio. This collaboration ended into Jill Scott writing a song for them called “You Got Me”.
Later, Jill Scott began to collaborate with other performers, including Will Smith. Also, she began to tour with the Broadway production of “Rent” in Canada. Jill Scott also became the first performer who got signed a contract with the record label called Hidden Beach Recordings, owned by Steve McKeever. Under this label also, Jill Scott released her first album, which brought huge success to her. A single of hers called “A Long Walk” made her even more well known.
In addition to her musical career, Jill Scott is still active into writing and reading her poetry work. In 2005, a compilation of her poems called “The Moments, The Minutes, The Hours” was published by the St. Martin Press. Thus, her involvement into poetry also has brought her success and added up to the total amount of Jill Scott net worth.