The three-time Grammy winning soul singer has been hailed as one of the most dynamic voices of R&B. Hailing from Philadelphia, she met ?uestlove
, with whom she co-wrote the song “You Got Me,” which was recorded by The Roots
and Erykah Badu
. A former spoken-word artist, Scott toured with a Canadian production of the hit musical Rent
, and later won praise for her roles in the HBO series No.1 Ladies Detective Agency
and Tyler Perry’s
film Why Did I Get Married? The multi-talented singer will also star in the James Brown biopic Get on Up
, set for release August 2014.