The Fugees Newswire

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  1. Wyclef Jean releases part three of a Carnivala seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Cavalier Daily

    ... with his family to the United States and settled in New Jersey. He first entered the music industry through The Fugees, a New Jersey hip-hop group consisting of Jean, Pras Michel and the incredibly talented Lauryn Hill. The Fugees mixed reggae with ...

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  2. Lauryn Hill and Nas Prove '90s Hip-Hop Won't Ever DieRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Miami New Times

    ... favorites come into town the way Lauryn Hill and Nas will on September 22. Hill made her name as one third of the Fugees, scoring a number-one hit with a cover of "Killing Me Softly." Then she broke out for a solo career with 1998's The Miseducation ...

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  3. Pras from 'Fugees' Made 6-Figure Fortune Betting On Tom BradyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | TMZ.com

    Pras from The Fugees says he's incredibly grateful to Tom Brady -- because the QB has helped him win roughly $250,000 in NFL bets! Pras is a huge New England Patriots fan -- and tells TMZ Sports he's used some of his hip hop fortune to fund some massive sports betting over the years ... including a $100k bet on Super Bowl LI. "In the Super Bowl this year, at the end of the 3rd quarter, my friend called me and bet me $100,000 'cause he thought it was over ... and I took him on, and I won $100,000."

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  4. Wyclef Jean on 'Carnival III,' Sampling Sounds of Jupiter & Cultural AppropriationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | Billboard

    It's been 20 years since Wyclef Jean graced the world with his versatile debut solo album, Carnival , following his impactful run with The Fugees . Fast forward through two decades of breaking hit records, establishing stars and becoming the self-proclaimed hip-hop guitarist, and the Haitian-born musician is ready to close out his album series Marking as the last album in his Carnival trilogy and his first LP since 2009, with Carnival III Jean is ready to unveil his teachings from his soul search over the last few years with having previously taken a musical hiatus in hopes of becoming the president of Haiti.

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  5. Wyclef Jean Talks 'Carnival III,' Young Thug, DACARead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | RollingStone

    ... ut also that they're embracing traditional pop songwriting. That's always been a big part of your work, both with the Fugees and as a soloist, and that is inspiring a new generation. When I hear a

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  6. Wyclef Jean Releases New Album The Carnival III Today + Video For Borrowed TimeRead the original story

    Friday Sep 15 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Wyclef Jean has written, performed, and produced - both as a solo superstar and as founder and guiding member of the Fugees - has been a consistently powerful, pop cultural force for over two decades. In 1996, the Fugees released their monumental ...

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  7. Nas is sharp, Lauryn Hill is utterly joyless in puzzling N.J. concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 15 | NJ.com

    Ms. Lauryn Hill and Nas's Thursday engagement in Camden could have been killer; a hit-filled night of hip-hop and neo-soul from two '90s nobles, a potent, symbiotic sort of gig with the artists collaborating as they once had and feeding each other's flame -- plus neither act could have booked the 25,000 capacity BB&T Pavilion alone. But Hill, whose Fugees and "Miseducation" work I adore, instead turned in a manic, indulgent and utterly joyless performance this night, leaving Nas to satiate a crowd that by night's end was visibly exasperated by Hill's showing.

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  8. Wyclef Jean Releases "Carnival III: The Fall & Rise Of A Refugee" LPRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | HipHopDx

    The Fugees vet's latest entry, Carnival III: The Fall and Rise of a Refugee , features 12 new tracks. D.L. Hughley, Lunch Money Lewis and Emeli Sande are among the guests on the LP, though Jean noted that he's most excited about the producers involved.

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  9. Fall into Music: Here are the Ten Biggest Shows Hitting the Triangle SoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | Independent Weekly

    WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20 LAURYN HILL From her pioneering work with The Fugees to her legendary turn as a solo artist to her continued presence on the cultural landscape as both an activist and artist, neo-soul legend Lauren Hill casts a long shadow over contemporary music. Hill joined The Fugees while still a teenager, helping the band evolve a new musical vernacular that connected the charged politics of early-nineties hip-hop to the syrupy sound of Stax Records.

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  10. Wyclef Jean Releases Song Using Sounds of Jupiter with NASA's Juno ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 7 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Wyclef Jean has written, performed, and produced - both as a solo superstar and as founder and guiding member of the Fugees - has been a consistently powerful, pop cultural force for over two decades. In 1996, the Fugees released their monumental ...

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  11. Sho Madjozi: it makes sense for me to rap in xiTsongaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 29 | Iol.co.za

    ... it would reach national or international." Growing up, Sho Madjozi listened to Lauryn Hill, aka L-Boogie and the Fugees, whose work inspired her to put pen to paper. "I listened a lot to Lauryn Hill at a time when my mind was very influenceable. She ...

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  12. 19 Years After 'Miseducation of Lauryn Hill,' The Elusive Star Performs at Montauk's Surf LodgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 28 | Billboard

    ... tracks, among them "Everything is Everything," "Ex-Factor" and "Lost Ones," and favorites from her days with the Fugees, including "Ready or Not," "Killing Me Softly" and "Fu-Gee-La." Hill's absence from recording (her last full-length recording was ...

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  13. Stephen Marley is a human reggae jukeboxRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 26 | The Post-Standard

    ... some Grammys. But Stephen has also produced records for plenty of prominent reggae, hip hop and R&B artists, from the Fugees and Lauryn Hill to Erykah Badu to Eve to Capleton and Inner Circle, and as the producer and composer of four of his own ...

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  14. 6 can't-miss concerts at the High Times Cannabis Cup CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 25 | The Georgia Straight

    It's been a long time coming, but the first-ever High Times Cannabis Cup in Canada is taking place this weekend-and frankly, we can't wait to pitch our tents and weed through the festival's many offerings . The event, formerly known as the Legends Valley Music Festival, takes place in the heart of the Cowichan Valley at Laketown Ranch on Vancouver Island.

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  15. New York's Plaza Hotel to be up for sale valued at $560mRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 22 | Daily Mail

    Experts say enlisting a broker shows the Sahara Group is serious about finding a buyer for the 110-year-old property The Sahara Group, an India- based conglomerate and the hotel's majority owner enlisted JLL Hotels and Hospitality Group, to help find a buyer, according to the Wall Street Journal . Hiring a broker indicates the Sahara Group is serious about selling after several investors including celebrities and governments, have courted purchasing the property in recent years.

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  16. Sahara Group puts Plaza Hotel up for saleRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 22 | The Real Deal

    ... ign wealth fund from Qatar, a Shanghai municipal investment fund and Pras Michel, co-founder of the hip-hop group the Fugees, are among the potential buyers who have expressed interest in the property, according to the Journal. [WSJ] - Rich Bockmann

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  17. Ms. Lauryn Hill and NasRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | The Local Tourist

    The queen of the hip-hop, R&B and soul is known for her ability to perform with heart at every show, singing and playing the acoustic guitar with passion, as well as remixing her own hits with new musical twists drawn from her wide range of influences. When she takes the stage at the Huntington Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island in Chicago, she'll perform many of her most popular songs, including hits with The Fugees like "Killing Me Softly" and "Ready or Not," as well as tracks like "Doo Wop " and "Ex-Factor" from one of the best hip-hop albums of all time, The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill.

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  18. See Wyclef Jean Reunite 'Carnival Band' in 'What Happened to Love' VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | RollingStone

    ... The video opens with Wyclef's former manager insisting that the Haitian rapper "put the band back together." "Not the Fugees, not yet. The Fugees will come," the manager promises. "I'm talking about the Carnival Band." From there, Wyclef Jean ...

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  19. Denver Promoter Francois Baptiste Talks the Past, Present & Future of Denver NightlifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | 303 Magazine

    ... him forever, he kind of took me under his wing and I started promoting a lot of historic concerts back then. The Fugees, Ice Cube, Outkast this was at the beginning of a lot of these artists and in Boulder. I look back at it and think, this is ...

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  20. Wyclef Jean Reveals The Only Man That Could Get The Fugees Back Together AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 | Vibe

    It's reaching a decade since fans have the seen The Fugees happy and onstage together. But in a recent interview with Wyclef Jean, the rapper provided a glimpse of hope for a reunion to actually happen.

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