Lyzel Williams is an American DJ and a graphic artist who is popularly known as the former husband of American singer-songwriter, model, poet, and actress Jill Scott. Keep reading to learn more interesting facts about Lyzel Williams such as his age, wife, birthday, Instagram, Wikipedia, bio, Jill Scott husband, children, kids, is jill Scott married, Mike Dobson, john Roberts lyzel Williams, and much more.
Lyzel Williams Wikipedia and Bio
As stated earlier, Lyzel Williams is an American graphic artist and DJ who is best known for being the former husband of Jill Scott. He was born in Washington, D.C. in the United States of America.
His mother was a cloth designer while his father was an electronics engineer. He is American by nationality and has an Afro-American ethnic background. Most of his childhood was spent with his grandmother.
Lyzel Williams attended Forestville High School in Forestville, Maryland where he was part of the basketball team. He graduated from high school in 1989 and enrolled himself in the Art Institute of Philadelphia.
He studied graphics design in college and was known to be a DJ who was also interested in music.
Lyzel Williams Age and Birthday
At the moment, details about the date of birth, age, and the birthday of Lyzel Williams are not known. He has failed to share that part of the information with the media.
But according to some sources, DJ Lyzel Williams is assumed to be between 40 to 45 years old of age.
Lyzel Williams Instagram
After a careful search on the photo-sharing platform, it is safe to assume that DJ Lyzel Williams is not active on Instagram. This could be due to the fact that he is living a private lifestyle away from the media and paparazzi.
However, his former partner, Jill Scott, is very much present and active on Instagram. She has over 2.8 million followers and can be found with the username missjillscott.
Lyzel Williams and Jill Scott
Lyzel Williams met his former wife, Jill Scott, back in 1994 and dated for 7 years before getting married in 2001. They lived a happy married life before finally parting ways with a divorce in 2007.
Jill Scott and her former husband, Lyzel Williams, never had children or kids together all through their six years of marriage.
She is a popular American singer and actress who is best known for her role in movies such as Why Did I Get Married? and Why Did I Get Married Too?, and also for her album Who Is Jill Scott? Words and Sounds Vol. 1.
Jill Scott is also the former wife of DJ Lyzel Williams, and she dated her former boyfriend, Lil’ John Roberts, with whom she has a son named Jett Hamilton Roberts. She eventually got married to her present husband, Mike Dobson, on 25 June 2016.
Her Early Life
She was born on 4 April 1972 in Philadelphia in Pennsylvania. As of the year of writing this article, Jill Scott is 49 years old of age. She will celebrate her 49th birthday on 4 April 2021.
She was raised by her mother, Joyce Scott, and then she attended the Philadelphia High School for Girls. After high school, she enrolled herself into Temple University where she studied education with the intention of becoming a high school English teacher.
She did a couple of odd jobs just to put food on the table. Jill worked in an ice cream parlor and also worked on some construction sites.
Thanks to the team’s efforts and Jill Scott co-writing the song, it went ahead to earn a Grammy award. After the song’s success, she did a performance with the band during a music tour.
On July 18, 2000, she released her debut album titled Who Is Jill Scott? Words and Sounds Vol. 1. The album had a total of 18 tracks. One of the tracks, in particular, earned her a Grammy nomination, and the title is A Long Walk.
On August 31, 2004, the ex-wife of Lyzel Williams released her second studio album titled Beautifully Human: Words and Sounds Vol. 2. A track from the album titled Cross My Mind earned her a Grammy win.
She also got featured in a few episodes of the American sitcom television series titled Girlfriends. On September 25, 2007, she dropped her third studio album titled The Real Things: Beautiful Words and Sounds Vol. 3.
In the same year, Jill Scott played the role of Big Momma Thorton in the American coming-of-age drama film titled Hounddog. She then got featured in Tyler Perry’s 2007 American comedy-drama Why Did I Get Married, and the 2010 sequel Why Did I Get Married Too?
She then partnered with Warner Brothers to work on her fourth studio album which was released on June 21, 2011, titled The Light of the Sun. The album sold almost half a million copies and also peaked at number 1 on the American Album charts.
The album featured 15 tracks, some of which are Blessed, So Gone, So In Love, Making You Wait, and some others. Jill then played the role of Truvy in the 2012 American comedy-drama television film titled Steel Magnolias, alongside Queen Latifah and Alfre Woodard.
Jill Scott Net Worth
According to sources, Jill Scott has an estimated net worth of around $12 million. This she garnered through her professional career as an American singer and actress.
She has other business investments and sponsorship deals.
Is jill Scott married?
As mentioned earlier, Jill Scott was first married to DJ Lyzel Williams, then dated her former boyfriend, Lil’ John Roberts, with whom she has a son named Jett Hamilton Roberts. She then tied the knot with Mike Dobson.
Jill Scott Lyzel Williams
During an interview with The Guardian, Jill Scott explained the reason for her divorce from Lyzel Williams saying “One of the reasons my ex-husband and I broke up is that he stopped eating my food,” she said. “He was pissed [off] for other reasons, but the best way to show me was by leaving what I’d made for him uneaten for days on the kitchen counter. It was a smack in the face.”
Jill Scott Husband
After parting ways with her boyfriend, Jill Scott married her husband, Mike Dobson, in 2016. It was a private wedding in her backyard attended by family and close friends, and famous people like Dj Mars as well as a surprise performance by Big Daddy Kane.
At the moment, not much is known about Mike Dobson, the former husband of Jill Scott. However, we do know that the two got married in 2016 but shortly got divorced.
The reason for their separation was cited as both “irreconcilable differences” and “inappropriate marital conduct that such further cohabitation would be unsafe and improper.”
Jill Scott Boyfriend
Following her divorce from Lyzel Williams, the singer started dating professional drummer Lil’ John Roberts. They even got engaged and have a son together named Jett Hamilton Roberts.
His website describes him as “A highly sought-after drummer, John “Lil’ John” Roberts thrives in the industry as the ultimate heartbeat.”
Jill Scott Children, Jill Scott Kids
American singer Jill Scott has no children or kids. However, she does have a son with her former boyfriend named Jett Hamilton Roberts.
Jill Scott Son Age
The son of Jill Scott, Jett Hamilton Roberts, is currently 11 years of age, as he was born sometime in 2009.