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  1. Fat Possum Inks Deal With Chicago Indie Label Closed Sessions: ExclusiveRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2018 | Billboard

    Closed Sessions, the independent record label based out of Chicago that has released records from the likes of underground Midwest MCs like Kweku Collins and Jamila Woods , among others, has signed a partnership deal with Fat Possum's House Arrest distribution wing. The deal is the second such move for Fat Possum in the last few months as it grows its House Arrest network, after signing a distro deal with music blog Gorilla vs. Bear for a new label called Luminelle , which Billboard announced in December.

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  2. Concert review: Wyclef Jean outshines Columbus Symphony in this showRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2018 | The Columbus Dispatch

    On one hand, Haitian-born, hip-hop star Wyclef Jean took the stage in the Ohio Theatre in front of the Columbus Symphony Saturday night dressed in tux and bow tie. On the other hand, Jean brought along his own electric trio and backup singer, introducing conductor Scott O'Neill with a rapper moniker, “Scott O.” And so it went for two sets, as the orchestra tried to fit Jean's songbook, culled from his time as a founding member of the Fugees, his solo career and role as a producer and songwriter.

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  3. Loyle Carner Slams BBC After Row Over Live Lounge Song ChoiceRead the original story

    Sep 1, 2013 | WENN Blog

    Brit Award nominee Loyle Carner has blamed the BBC for his decision to pull out of a planned appearance on Radio 1's Live Lounge show. Hours before a planned appearance on the prestigious BBC show, the rapper, who has been nominated for Best British Breakthrough Act at the 2018 Brit Awards, and hisfellow nominees had been booked to perform live on Radio 1 in the run-up to the ceremony - which takes place next week.

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  4. Grammy Award Winning Producer Jerry Wonda Joins Board of Golden Door International Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Grammy award winning producer Jerry Wonda is joining the board of Golden Door International Film Festival to judge all music videos. His visionary catalyst and innovative expertise will bring new inspiration to the GDIFF organization as we expand BEYOND movies.

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  5. Showbiz CarnerRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2018 | Ballymoney and Moyle Times

    Brit-nominated rapper Loyle Carner appears to have pulled out of an appearance on BBC Radio 1's Live Lounge after his suggested tracks were not deemed big enough hits. The musician - who is up for best British breakthrough artist and best British male at next week's Brit Awards - wrote on Twitter: "Sadly I won't be in the live lounge today.

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  6. Loyle Carner slams BBC Radio 1a s Live Lounge, pulls out of performance12:09 pm - Feb 15, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | NME

    Loyle Carner has slammed BBC Radio 1's Live Lounge and pulled out of a scheduled performance, claiming he was told his choices of cover weren't "big enough hits". The rapper was scheduled to appear on the show this lunchtime at 12pm, but tweeted shortly before the scheduled appearance to announce his cancellation.

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  7. Stacking The Deck with Joanna TetersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2018 | Adam's World

    Stacking The Deck is a feature exclusive to Adam's World where I bring packs of 1991 Pro Set Superstars MusiCards to artists, and we discuss who they find in each pack. As the frontwoman of Mad Satta, Joanna Teters has been using her soulful vocals to inspire crowds to move and groove for years.

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  8. Rep Sheet Roundup: CAA Signs 'Handmaid's Tale' Co-EP Mike BarkerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2018 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... the radio with Camilla Cabello on "Havana," which hit the top of Billboard's Hot 100 chart. His music video "Wyclef Jean" won an MTV VMA for editing, and he also has been nominated for BET Hip Hop and BET awards. Young Thug, who also has ...

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  9. Wyclef Jean to bring Carnival Tour to Jannus LiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2018 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Wyclef Jean will perform Sunday, Feb. 18, 7 p.m., at Jannus Live, 16 Second St. N., St. Petersburg. Roots of Creation will open.

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  10. An Xperience that stands test of timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2018 | Jamaica Observer

    THE 1990s heard dancehall music at its creative best. Just about every major label in the United States had a Jamaican artiste on their roster.

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  11. Wyclef Jean on Haiti, the Fugees and bringing 'Carnival III' tour to HarrisburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2018 | PennLive.com

    Wyclef Jean is a three-time Grammy Award winning musician, known for his work as a member of the hip-hop group the Fugees, his own solo career, and his many collaborations as a singer, rapper and producer. The Fugees' 1996 album "The Score," is ranked among some of the greatest albums ever by Rolling Stone and The Source, with such hits as "Killing Me Softly with his Song" and "Ready or Not" paving the way for many alternative hip-hop act that would follow.

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  12. Noname at MusicfestNW presents Project Pabst 2017. IMAGE: Daniel Stindt.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2018 | Willamette Week

    ... controversy has certainly helped keep her profile up.) Other standouts include hip-hop legends De La Soul and Wyclef Jean , Grammy-winning jazz vocalist CA cile McLorin Salvant , veteran DJ Tipper and rising stars Noname and BJ the Chicago Kid. ...

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  13. Pras of the Fugees launches Blacture movement in Super Bowl adRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2018 | The Jersey Journal

    That's the message put forth in a Super Bowl commercial on Sunday starring Pras Michel , who alongside Lauryn Hill and Wyclef Jean, is a former member of the New Jersey hip-hop group the Fugees , which originated in the Oranges. At the start of the spot, titled "Be Celebrated," which aired during the third quarter of the game, the Grammy-winning Michel stands onstage in a theater, blindfolded with his mouth covered.

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  14. Hip-Hop Star Pras Is Using the Super Bowl to Launch His New Media PlatformRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2018 | Adfreak

    The vast majority of Super Bowl campaigns, regardless of style or format, are ultimately about brands moving merchandise. The Big Game celebrates consumerism, be it embodied by beer, chips, cars or content management systems like Squarespace.

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  15. Spotify's "This is:" Playlist Series Is A Hidden GemRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2018 | Hypebot

    A service known for its carefully curated playlists, Spotify's 'This Is' playlist series, each one focusing on a different legendary artist, often slips under the radar, but the series does an important service for fans and is one of the better products to emerge from the streaming revolution. Since the dawn of the streaming era, services such as Spotify have promised to build a comprehensive Alexandrian Library of modern recorded music.

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  16. Wyclef Jean on the Fugees, Springsteen and being a 'hippy in the hood'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2018 | NorthJersey.com

    Haitian-born rapper and musician Wyclef Jean, who grew up in East Orange, is throwing a party at the Wellmont Theater in Montclair on Feb. 9. Wyclef Jean came to the Wellmont Theater in Montclair on Oct. 12 to promote his upcoming concert and new album. Wyclef Jean, right, and Claudinette Jean arrive at the 2018 Pre-Grammy Gala And Salute To Industry Icons at the Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel on Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018, in New York.

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  17. NY: Wyclef Jean Supports Subway Performers at pre-Grammys EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2018 | Mass Transit

    Jan. 29--Grammy winner Wyclef Jean has traveled the world and performed with legendary artists, but for him nothing beats a good tune on the subway. Whether it's a saxophone solo or a showtime dance, the 48-year-old former Fugees member said New York's underground artists inspire him.

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  18. DJ's Twitter thread about meeting Wyclef Jean is one of the best things you'll ever seeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2018 | Mashable

    Oftentimes Twitter can be an overwhelmingly negative online hub for complaining, sharing controversial political beliefs, and other hell-ish 280-character vents - but behold, an exception. Today, you should sit back, relax, and read this glorious Twitter thread that details a DJ's interactions with Grammy award-winning musician and actor The tale all began when mixtape DJ and hip-hop producer J.Period shared that he'd written a letter to Wyclef's group The Fugees when he was 19 years old.

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  19. No I.D. on Grammy Success of JAY-Z's '4:44': 'Everything We Did Was a Labor of Love'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2018 | Billboard

    No I.D. attends the Roc Nation pre-Grammy brunch at One World Trade Center in New York Roc Nation Pre-Grammy Brunch in New York on Jan. 27, 2018. Last June, JAY-Z unloaded his truths onto the music world with his magnum opus, 4:44 .

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  20. The 2018 Grammys Could Be a Year of Firsts for Female RappersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2018 | Billboard

    This year's awards-show circuit has become an impromptu and much-needed stage for women to band together against the men who have held them down. And in a continuation of the theme, the 2018 Grammys could quietly become a record year for the ever-overlooked women of rap.

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