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  1. Salute Music Makers announce expert industry curator panelRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | Music-News.com

    Salute Music Makers, the innovative new music talent platform aiming to empower UK grassroots songwriters , has now finalised its expert panel of curators. The panel, made up of key music experts , will join the legendary Feargal Sharkey who spearheaded the launch in April 2017 and will be responsible for judging and evaluating all applicants, thereby narrowing down the vast talent pool to a top 100 who will then compete for the A 50,000 prize.


  2. How Wyclef Jean Helped Turn Wu-Tang Clan Into Hits For Carlos Santana & DJ KhaledRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | HipHopDx

    The soothing finger-picking of a Spanish guitar is not something that's immediately associated with the Wu-Tang Clan But Wyclef Jean revealed on a new episode of Drink Champs that he owes the composition of his iconic 1999 "Maria Maria" collab with Carlos Santana to an extremely unexpected source. "In that whole record, did y'all hear the part that sounded like Wu-Tang Clan?" Wyclef asked the crowded room, although his audience didn't know what he was talking about.


  3. The ReMINDers join fellow do-gooders for Rhythm 'N' BeetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | Colorado Springs Independent

    He asked the couple where they'd gotten the colorful headphones their kids were wearing up onstage, which, it turned out, were made by a friend's company up north. Not long after, the emcees returned from their car to give him a new pair in a still-sealed box.


  4. Jimmy Cliff Wonderful World ofRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2017 | Jamaica Observer

    This is the 54th in our daily entertainment series highlighting 55 Jamaicans who broke down barriers and helped put the country on the world stage. Each day, one personality will be featured, culminating Independence Day, August 6. AS he inducted Jimmy Cliff into the Rock And Roll Hall of Fame in March 2010, Wyclef Jean recalled the reggae legend's influence.


  5. Trump critics among 2017 Kennedy Center honoreesRead the original story

    Aug 3, 2017 | KUGN-AM Eugene

    ... his candidacy in 2015, the Cuban-born Gloria Estefan joined forces with Latino stars, including Pitbull, Thalia, Wyclef Jean and Rita Moreno to protest his rhetoric against undocumented immigrants. The group recorded a song, "We're All Mexican," ...


  6. Sublime Picks Oscar Winner to Direct Documentary About the BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... movement through song, including new recordings of civil rights and freedom songs by John Legend, The Roots, Wyclef Jean, Joss Stone and more. Nowell, Bud Gaugh and Eric Wilson formed Sublime in Long Beach, Calif., in 1988. After their self-released ...


  7. Pras: Lauryn Hill Left "Uninspired" Following "The Miseducation Of Lauryn Hill"Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | HipHopDx

    ... the Billboard 200 chart, moving well over 400,000 copies in its first week. Pras also touched briefly on dissing Wyclef Jean on wax over a decade ago. He credited "immaturity" for the beef, and revealed that an apology was in fact made. "It was ...


  8. Charlamagne tha God, Ari Melber Dish On Hip-Hop and PoliticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2017 | Hollywood Reporter

    If you don't know their work well, you might have a hard time figuring out why controversial radio personality Charlamagne tha God and Ari Melber, MSNBC's chief legal correspondent, would be headlining an event together. Their connection is pretty simple though: hip hop and politics.


  9. Jay-Z prepares for Made in America with 4:44, a blueprint for the new generationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    Rappers from Kendrick Lamar , 2 Chainz , Migos, Future, Drake, Rick Ross , Big Sean, Wale, Gucci Mane , Big Boi , Vince Staples , Joey Bada$$ Hip hop have all contributed to making the first half of 2017 a great year for hip hop. And a few weeks ago, rap icon Jay-Z added his own huge contribution by releasing his thirteenth studio album 4:44 .


  10. Spokane rapper Jango is keeping the city with him on his way to the top - Fri, 21 Jul 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    On a billboard, in giant red letters, is the name Jango. Below that, in black, the billboard reads "Live at the Bartlett/July 22nd/Jangolives.com."


  11. Lauryn Hill & Wyclef Jean Respond To Funkmaster Flex Playing Unreleased Fugees SongRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2017 | AllHipHop.com

    The Hot 97 deejay had some fans of the Grammy-winning Hip Hop group thinking a reunion between Lauryn Hill, Wyclef Jean, and Pras Michel was taking place. "The 'new' Fugees song is indeed an old track played around with back in the day in the lab," wrote Hill.


  12. [Exclusive] Reporter Says FBI Possibly Investigating R. Kelly Over Another Sex ScandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2017 | WCKX-FM Columbus

    ... Outkast posed for photos after their performance at the Marcus Amphitheater in Milwaukee, Wisconsin in 1995. 6. Wyclef Jean, Lauryn Hill, and Pras Michel - better known as The Fugees - posed for a flick while kicking it backstage at the Manhattan ...


  13. Still Processing: The Revelations of Jay-Z and BeyoncéRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | The New York Times

    There was every reason to see the ads for Jay-Z's "4:44" and think it was a stunt - or, that it was just a stunt. But his 13th solo record is also one of his best, in part for its artistry, in part for his version of honesty.


  14. Wyclef Jean on how he went from 'having nothing' to being a Grammy Award-winning music mogulRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Born in the Haitian commune of Croix-des-Bouquets, Nel Ust Wyclef Jean - whose stage name is Wyclef Jean - immigrated to the U.S. at the tender age of nine. As a child, he had an aptitude for music.


  15. Wyclef Jean and Jagged Edge Get Deep For 11th Season Of "Unsung"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | AllHipHop.com

    The 11th season of "Unsung" will be a double premiere, featuring rapper Wyclef Jean and R&B singers Jagged Edge. Clef's episode will delve into his life in Haiti, his membership as a member of multi-platinum group The Fugees, the group's breakup, and the rapper/musician's rise to fame as a solo artist and producer, Jagged Edge's episode will examine the R&B group's rise to fame in the early 2000'sand their contentious split with Jermaine Dupri.


  16. 's Staff Reacts To JAY-Z's Album, '4:44'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | Vibe

    After weeks of trying to decipher the meaning behind the peach posters with four characters stamped in a large black typeface, 06.30.17 finally arrived with the musical gift of JAY-Z's 13th studio album, 4:44. Once the clock struck midnight, all of the anticipation seeped out of headphones and speakers and into the eager ears of Hov fans.


  17. Tracklist Ranking: The Best Beats On JAY-Z's '4:44'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | Vibe

    More than a decade removed from his intended swan song, Black Album , JAY-Z continues to chip away at the grindstone that is immortality. It's to the point that it's not a question of if he will be remembered as the greatest figure in rap to ever pick up a mic, but rather just how storied his legacy will ultimately be once he decides to close the curtain for good.


  18. The Man Behind the Music for Jay-Z's Intimate '4:44'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2017 | The New York Times

    More than two decades and 12 albums into one of the most storied careers in hip-hop - and following the seismic pop event that was his wife BeyoncA 's visual album "Lemonade" - the Brooklyn rapper born Shawn Carter tried something new: He worked with a single producer to realize his vision. On "4:44," the focused, revelatory 10-track album he released on Friday , Jay-Z found a partner in the veteran Chicago producer No I.D. , who served as the architect of every beat.


  19. What Makes JAY-Z's 'Moonlight' So RevolutionaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | TheDailyBeast.com

    One of the standout tracks on the legendary rapper's new album '4:44' explores how black artist's accomplishments always come with caveats, and why love is love. It's been four months since Moonlight won three Academy Awards , including Best Picture.


  20. PHOTO: Jay Z performs at Barclays Center, May 20, 2016, in New York City.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | ABC News

    On the 10-track album, the rapper not only admits to infidelity in his marriage to Beyonce -- rapping "I don't deserve you" on the album's title track -- but also reflects on the husband and father he hopes to be on songs like "Legacy." The album features guest appearances by his wife, Beyonce, Damian Marley, Frank Ocean , The Dream, Kim Burrell and even his 5-year-old daughter, Blue Ivy.