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Wyclef Jean

Wyclef Jean
Born: Oct 17, 1972 in Croix-des-Bouquets, Haiti
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Genre: R&B, Rap, Folk, Pop/Rock
Biography: Lead Fugees rapper and sometime guitarist Wyclef Jean was the first member of his group to embark on a solo career, and he proved even more ambitious and eclectic on his own. As the Fugees hung in limbo, Wyclef also became hip-hop's unofficial multicultural conscience; a seemingly omnipresent activist, ...Read full biography
Carnival, Vol. 2: Memoirs of an Immigrant
Released: 2007
Label: Columba Records
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Ten years after his 1997 solo debut, The Carnival, former Fugee, "Hips Don't Lie" producer, and globetrotting activist Wyclef Jean presents the sequel, subtitled Memoirs of an Immigrant and meaning it. ...Read full review
The Preacher's Son
Released: 2003
Label: Yclef Records
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2003 had so far been a great year for Wyclef. A new label deal with J Records, a greatest-hits compilation, and guest production work for artists kept him at the top of the hip-hop game without actually ...Read full review
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