Jill Scott’s Ebony mag photoshoot for June 2011 cover story [Video] | Behind-the-Scenes


The photographers behind Jill Scott‘s latest album cover for The Light Of The Sun, Dennis Leupold and Steven Gomillion once again shoot the graceful soul icon for Ebony magazines’s June 2011 cover story, written by journalist and author (Jay-Z – Decoded) dream hampton, in which Scott opens up about the “knock-down, drag-out battle” with her former fiancé, her move from Hidden Beach Records and her two-year-old son.

Ebony’s June issue is out now, it’s other features including the publication’s 25 HOTTEST artists of 2011, including Maxwell, Drake and Willow Smith; a special report on The State of Today’s Black Men; and a feature interview with Andre Harrell on the impact of Uptown Records.