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Fugees
Formed: 1987 in South Orange, NJ
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Genre: R&B, Rap, Other
Group Members: Wyclef Jean, Lauryn Hill, Pras
Biography: The Fugees translated an intriguing blend of jazz-rap, R&B, and reggae into huge success during the mid-'90s, when the trio's sophomore album The Score hit number one on the pop charts and sold over five million copies. The trio formed in the late '80s in the New Jersey area, where Lauryn Hill and Prakazrel ...Read full biography
The Score
Released: 1996
Label: Sony Music Distribution
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A breath of fresh air in the gangsta-dominated mid-'90s, the Fugees' breakthrough album, The Score, marked the beginning of a resurgence in alternative hip-hop. Its left-field, multi-platinum success proved ...Read full review
Blunted On Reality
Released: 1994
Label: RUFFHOUSE/COLUMBIA
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