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Lauryn Hill

Lauryn Hill
Born: May 26, 1975 in East Orange, NJ
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Genre: R&B, Rap
Biography: Call Lauryn Hill the mother of hip-hop invention; with her 1998 solo debut The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill, the Fugees' most vocal member not only established herself as creative force on her own, but also broke new ground by successfully integrating rap, soul, reggae, and R&B into her own sound.

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The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill
Released: 1998
Label: RUFFHOUSE
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Though the Fugees had been wildly successful, and Lauryn Hill had been widely recognized as a key to their popularity, few were prepared for her stunning debut. The social heart of the group and its most ...Read full review
MTV Unplugged No. 2.0
Released: 2002
Label: COLUMBIA
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Lauryn Hill's debut album, The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill, became a critical and commercial blockbuster, which the artist herself, always distrustful of the music business, seems to have found a disorienting ...Read full review
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