Just call her Dr. Jilly from Philly! Jill Scott is returning to her alma mater to receive an honorary doctorate.
On Thursday May 15th, Scott will be honored as a Doctor of Humane Letters at Temple University in her hometown of Philadelphia.
The singer/slash actress, who was last seen in the Paula Patton lead RomCom Baggage Claim, will be on the big screen again in Get On Up, the James Brown biopic, later this year.
But just because she’s a big success as an actress doesn’t mean she leaving her singing roots. When we spoke to Jill during the Baggage Claim junket she told us that she taking her time with the music side of things, but she has been in the stuiod with some heavyweights!
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Chris Graham Reveals Best Advice Cousin Drake Has Given Him
There’s a new member to the OVO Sound family. Drake’s Toronto-based label is expanding it’s roster, and this time the new addition is actually family.
Drizzy has signed his first cousin Christopher “Royalty” Graham to OVO.
If you couldn’t tell from the last name, the Memphis-bred rapper is actually blood-related. His father and Drake’s dad, Dennis Graham, are brothers, and it’s safe to say music definitely runs through their genes.
We caught up with the new signee, who now just goes by the stage name Chris Graham, at the 2017 American Music Award’s about his upcoming project, who’s a better singer him or Drake, and the best advice his big cousin has given him.
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