After a Twentieth-anniversary tour of Jill Scott’s chart-topping album, “Who Is Jill Scott?: Phrases and Sounds Vol I” was pressured to finish prematurely as a result of pandemic, it’ll resume.
Scott has introduced that she’ll be again on the highway subsequent yr for exhibits throughout which she’s going to play the album in full, together with her hits like “Gettin’ within the Manner,” “A Lengthy Stroll” and different songs.
The tour, produced by Dwell Nation City, will play in over 20 markets throughout the nation. Scott may even have particular multi-show residencies in Washington, D.C. on the MGM Nationwide Harbor on Mom’s Day weekend and Scott’s hometown of Philadelphia at The MET Philadelphia. It marks the primary time the North Philadelphia native will play there.
The Philadelphia cease will function a fundraiser on the Arden Theatre in help of Scott’s non-profit, the Blues Babe Basis.
“My band and I have been so excited three years in the past, however that rattling COVID shut us down,” Scott stated in a press launch. “Now, we outdoors! Come see me. Come really feel once more. Relive your favourite moments. Ya’ll able to calm down and get with this?!? It’s a whole lot of love right here.”
Scott launched her debut report in July 2000. It went double platinum album and earned her a number of Grammy nominations, together with finest new artist (2001), finest R&B album (2001), and finest feminine R&B vocal efficiency for 3 years in a row (2001-2003).
Pre-sales for Scott’s tour will start Dec. 6.
The tour will kick off in February in Augusta, GA on the Bell Auditorium.