‘The Breakfast Club’: Jill Scott Names Elijah Blake One Of Her Favourite Artists

For many, her contributions to music is immeasurable- standing tall as one of the few R&B acts to sustain a critical and commercial acclaim just as strong now as it was upon the release of her debut album 13 years ago.

We’re talking about Jill Scott of course, the genius behind the Grammy winning effort that is ‘Cross My Mind‘.

Now, during an interview with hit radio show ‘The Breakfast Club‘, the singer/songwriter has revealed the name of the new is occupying the most space in mind and soul.

Elijah Blake.

While forgetting his first name while singing his praises, Scott took to Twitter to confirm she was indeed reffering to Elijah with the message below…

Upon learning of her praise, the 23 year old star responded with:


To which Jill replied with:

Jill’s kind words come before the winter release of Blake’s second EP ‘Bijoux 23’, the follow up to 2012’s ‘Bijoux 22’ which featured the numbers, ‘XOX’, ‘Everything’ and the fan favourite ‘Vicky’s Secret’.

Your thoughts?



  1. September 24, 2013 at 6:28 pm
    Lana the legend says:

    Ok to bad hes a nobody.

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  2. September 24, 2013 at 6:30 pm
    Baduizm05 says:

    Beautiful woman inside and out. Elijah is in good hands if she has taken a liking to him.

  3. September 24, 2013 at 6:31 pm
    Lovebird (Prism - 10.22.13) says:

    Yyyyuuaaaaaassssss my man getting that recognition, and he doesn’t need surgery to look so hot yassss.

    Back off whores, he is already taken.

  4. September 24, 2013 at 6:31 pm
    LocoForAiko says:

    I love him too Jilly.

    • September 24, 2013 at 6:33 pm
      Lovebird (Prism - 10.22.13) says:

      You better love him as an artist, nothing more w****.

  5. September 24, 2013 at 6:32 pm
    DeruloDreamer says:


  6. September 24, 2013 at 6:35 pm
    GrassRooted1978 says:

    I truly believe Eli could be a real force in R&B if he puts his mind to it. From what I hear he’s shown a lot of potential and I love the mellowness of his sound. It has a unique calming quality.

  7. September 24, 2013 at 6:36 pm
    BijouxEli says:


  8. September 24, 2013 at 6:37 pm
    MonaeMonaeMonae says:

    Birds of a gifted feather.

  9. September 24, 2013 at 6:37 pm
    Brodie says:

    Jill is the epitome of a WOMAN! I love that b****!!!! Oh, Elijah is cool too.

  10. September 24, 2013 at 6:40 pm
    MarinasDiamonds says:

    What kind of glowing endorsement?

  11. September 24, 2013 at 7:08 pm
    Stephy Tha Lambily says:

    Hate on me hater, Now or later, Cause i’m gonna do me, You’ll be mad baby! Go head & hate on me hater, I’m not afraid Of WHAT THE F*** YOU GOTTA SAY ABOUT ME! So gon’ head & HATE ON ME!!!!! YASSS JILL SCOTT

    Plays *He Loves Me*

  12. September 24, 2013 at 7:19 pm
    Mark111 says:

    Love the her hair in the pic. Jill is a true queen.

  13. September 24, 2013 at 8:00 pm
    rih rox ((...and so does Steve-O)) says:


  14. September 25, 2013 at 3:55 am
    mekaela says:

    Leave this woman alone she is not a flop she is a good role model to black women every woman so dont come for miss jill scott give respect you little trolls on here

  15. September 25, 2013 at 8:45 am
    Savannah says:

    I’m ready for a new album Jill!

  16. September 25, 2013 at 2:05 pm
    cruz says:

    Did nobody actually watch this? She couldn’t remember his name, someone said James Blake? and she said yea…JAMES Blake, not Elijah Blake.

    Did I miss somethin?

    C’mon people…

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