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[Official video] Robert Glasper Experiment | Calls ft. Jill Scott

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You may have guessed that the release date for the new Robert Glasper Experiment LP Black Radio Vol: 2 is just around the corner and today we get to see the first official video for the lead single “Calls” featuring Jill Scott.

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[PREVIEW] Jill Scott | “Brotha” (The Inferno Mix)

Dante “Inferno” Jackson’s re-grooved (Inferno Mix) of “Brotha” gives us another peep at what’s to come from the new upcoming Hidden Beach release of Jill Scott remixes.

Crates: Remix Fundamentals Volume 1. is available from 26th June 12. Pre-order it HERE. Download the Free mixtape at www.cratesremix.com

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Hidden Beach | Crates: Remix Fundamentals Vol. 1


Hidden Beach kicks off the summer with the launch of a new remix compilation series entitled CRATES: REMIX FUNDAMENTALS VOLUME 1 SPRING SUMMER FEELING. The first volumes of this series will be eclectic collections of Jill Scott hits remixed and re-grooved by some of the music industry’s best DJs and Producer/Remixers.

Jill Scott’s original vocals were paired with some of music’s most influential DJs and Producer/Remixers. DJ Jazzy Jeff, the architect of Scott’s multi-platinum debut “Who Is Jill Scott?,” was the only producer to work directly with Jill Scott. His Jazzy Jeff Redux of “A Long Walk” appears for the first time on CD on VOLUME 1.

The centerpiece of CRATES: VOLUME 1 is “Spring Summer Feeling – The Ron Trent Mix” a lush ten minute plus House music re-tooling of Jill Scott’s homage to Minnie Ripperton that will transport audiences poolside in Miami. Ron Trent offers ” Voices like Jill’s are a credit to the expansive legacy of our culture. We need more like her.” He continues, “It was an honor to have offered my rendition of “Spring Summer Feeling.” I paid close attention to the integrity of her voice also keeping with the uptempo roots of R&B and Afro-Beat flavor. The misconception is dance music is something divorced from R&B when it is historically one in the same.”

Besides Ron Trent and DJ Jazzy Jeff, on CRATES: VOLUME 1, fans will be treated to new versions of their favorite Jill Scott songs by Mr Mig (Beyoncé, Diddy, Kristine W), Ca$e Boogie (Young Money, Jamie Foxx), and Jaymes”Th3ree Fourteen” Ball (Trick Daddy, Maybach Music) among others.

PREVIEW THE ALBUM // GET THE FREE MIXTAPE   HERE

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Jill Scott ft. Paul Wall | “So Gone (What My Mind Says)” | Official Video


Jill Scott’s official video for her second single “So Gone (What My Mind Says)” featuring Paul Wall. The single is taken off of her latest album “The Light of the Sun.”  available here http:/JillScott

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Jill Scott | “And I Heard” | Live Set 2010

I was just browsing through some youtubes and found this beautiful live set from Phillys finest, Jill Scott. Recorded at the North Sea Jazz Festival – Rotterdam 2010. If you didn’t pick up her latest album From the Vaults: Vol.1 you’ll be pleased to know this song is included as a live Bonus Track on the deluxe issue. Check out more on last Saturdays show. Enjoy

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Jill Scott | Wondering Why (You Don’t Talk To Me) | New 2011

Hidden Beach Recordings has gone into its musical vault, and unearthed what will prove to be a celebrated collection of unreleased and never-before-heard tracks from its former torch artist, Jill Scott. The result: The Original Jill Scott From The Vault Vol. 1. (out August 30, 2011) http://www.amazon.com/Hidden-Beach-Presents-Original-Scott

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The Original Jill Scott from the Vault Vol. 1 | New album 2011

The long awaited album to be released from the vaults of Hidden Beach drops on August 31st 2011. Pre-order as standard of Deluxe copy at http://www.jillscott.com/preorder

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EARLY BIRD Preview | Jill Scott “Light Of The Sun” | NEW LP


Jill Scott gives us all a preview of her new upcoming LP “Light Of The Sun”. You can hear snippets from 8 (out of the 18) tracks off the album, which hits the stores on June 21st.  Jill and co-producer JR Hutson talk about the making of each track followed by a short snippet. You can listen to the entire playlist by clicking on the track titles on the player..

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JILL SCOTT | The Light of the Sun | NEW MUSIC 2011


Jill Scott keeps it funky on the Eve-assisted “Shame,” the lead single off her fourthcoming album The Light of the Sun due summer 2011. The self-love anthem sees the Philly duo doing their thing over a horn-laced backing track as they sass about their queendom.


There’s more new music from Jill Scott (a cover of Bill Withers‘Lovely Day’) …taken from a compilation of previously unreleased material Jill Scott | Just before Dawn. From the Vault Vol. 1. Due Spring 2011 on Hidden Beach.

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JILL SCOTT – WHATEVER. (THE NOTES REMIX )

A little Jill Scott to keep you warm until the next MELTDOWN show. Check it out every Saturday afternoon from 5-7pm UK across Manchester on 96.9FM and online www.allfm.org

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