That's because Pompeo is a white woman married to a black man.The soulful Philly songstress has built her successful music career singing about the trials and triumphs of love, life and womanhood, and now she's found her happily ever after with a new husband by her side.Jill Scott wed longtime boyfriend Mike Dobson over the weekend.The 44-year-old singer married Dobson on Saturday, according to several posts from Dobson's friend DJ Mars, who DJed the ceremony."So my man called me a year ago and said, 'Mars I need you to DJ my wedding...don't get booked on June 25th 2016!' He came to my house and gave me the deposit early, but he didn't say he was marrying Jill Scott! Scott wore a white, belted dress with sheer sleeves and had her guests dress in white as well."Dude walks in and they didn't even recognize him until he starts rapping. “The movie made us all think about what we’re doing. For the married girls, it made them question and decide for certain that they made the right decision on who they married.
Roughly 50 people attended, including the couple's relatives and friends from Philadelphia and Jamaica. Hip-hop legend Big Daddy Kane's performance during the post-wedding reception was Scott's wedding gift from her husband, a native of Jamaica.
The soul singer walked down the aisle Saturday in a top-secret wedding to longtime boyfriend Mike Dobson.
Scott, 44, opted for a low-cut white gown with lace sleeves.
But when Scott, along with the rapper Common, recently made the guest list for a White House poetry reading, conservatives such as Matt Drudge balked at the choice because of Scott's previous remarks on interracial marriage.
Today, the ladies of ABC's "The View" discussed the controversy.