We don't care what the haters have to say about Black love, we believe it's real and ever so strong. For years we've celebrated our love through baby-making music from the likes of Teddy Pendergrass, Luther Vandross, Marvin Gaye, the list is endless. If ever there was a concert to seal a commitment to Black love for the neo-soul generation, it's a Maxwell and Jill Scott pairing. The two have announced a U.S. tour that will kick off on May 21st in Cleveland, with additional dates in 20 cities, including Philadelphia, Oakland, Houston and New York. Maxwell is fresh off his Grammy-winning streak for BLACKsummers'night' and Jill Scott is about to star in Tyler Perry's "Why Did I Get Married, Too?" and release her latest album, "The Light of the Sun" this summer... Read More: Frisky Friday: Songs of Seduction20 Best Slow Jams of all Time Jill Scott to appear on "Law & Order: SVU"

Essence.com
Feb, 27, 2010

jill-scott-singing-at-naacp-awards.jpg We don't care what the haters have to say about Black love, we believe it's real and ever so strong. For years we've celebrated our love through baby-making music from the likes of Teddy Pendergrass, Luther Vandross, Marvin Gaye, the list is endless. If ever there was a concert to seal a commitment to Black love for the neo-soul generation, it's a Maxwell and Jill Scott pairing. The two have announced a U.S. tour that will kick off on May 21st in Cleveland, with additional dates in 20 cities, including Philadelphia, Oakland, Houston and New York. Maxwell is fresh off his Grammy-winning streak for BLACKsummers'night' and Jill Scott is about to star in Tyler Perry's "Why Did I Get Married, Too?" and release her latest album, "The Light of the Sun" this summer. A Jill Scott and Maxwell concert means we're getting our grown and sexy on and coming clean about love and romance, the oh so sweet and the heartache. We predict a baby boom after these two get through touring the country. Read More:

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