Jill Scott, January 2010

Jill Scott is no stranger to the natural hair scene. Not only does she know how to rock what nature gave her, she knows how to do it diva style!  It's no wonder then that the singer-turned-actress is featured fully and fabulously on the cover of the October 2012 issue of Essence.

Never afraid to change her style, Scott has wowed us over the years with stunning cornrows, hybrid half-braids and signature shaved hairstyles that always generate a buzz. Here's a quick look at some of our favorite Jill Scott styles over the years.

Jill Scott July 2010



No one knows how to make a 'fro look so good. Here Scott displays a beautiful set of braids lying crosswise in front and a loose flowing afro in the back.

Jill Scott at the 2011 VH1

Divas Celebrate Soul

December 2011

Jill Scott graced the stage during the 2011 VH1’s Divas Celebrate Soul show with flawless performances and a stunning new hairstyle. Jill combined classic and chic with shaved sides and a two-strand twists rolled up into a bold updo.

Read More: Jill Scott's New Diva Twist Hairstyle

Jill Scott February 2012

Half-Braided Cornrows

February 2012

Scott wowed us at the beginning of the year with this spectacular half-braided look with exposed cornrows.

Read More: Get Jill Scott’s Half-Braided Look

Jill Scott on the Cover of Essence Magazine

Essence Magazine

October 2012

Sporting a freshly-chopped TWA, Scott totally rocks the cover of the October issue of Essence and dishes about her new TV series and the next chapter of her life and career.

Read More: Jill Scott Goes Natural for the Cover of Essence