In the wake of Black Friday, L-Boogie releases this video for her single, “Consumerism”. Directed by Ms. Lauryn Hill and Jon Casey. Lyric Video (Version) from Ms. Lauryn Hill on Vimeo.
Consumerism is a track coming out on the eve of Ms. Hill’s release. She wanted to get this music out while she was incarcerated, as it is a product of the space she was in while she was going through some of the challenges she has been faced with recently.“Consumerism is part of some material [cont.]
Legendary, Grammy award-winning singer/emcee, and Fugees founder, Lauryn Hill, has been sentenced to three months in a federal prison, along with three months on house arrest and an order to pay a $60,000 fine, in addition to taxes on over $2 million in earnings. The famed singer and South Orange, NJ resident pleaded guilty in [cont.]
Ms. Hill writes: Here is a link to a piece that I was ‘required’ to release immediately, by virtue of the impending legal deadline. I love being able to reach people directly, but in an ideal scenario, I would not have to rush the release of new music… but the message is still there. In [cont.]
As he embarks on a promotional tour for his new book Purpose: An Immigrant’s Story, singer/rapper Wyclef Jean discusses the recent revelation that The Fugees broke up because of Lauryn Hill’s alleged claim that baby Zion was his. Reported by Seandra Sims. Edited by Gina Torres.
The duo that collaborated on “If I Ruled The World” well embark on an 18-city U.S. tour called the Life Is Good / Black Rage tour. Definite opposite ends of the outlook spectrum. Dates below: Oct. 6 – Columbia, MD – Merriweather Post Pavilion (NAS ONLY) Oct. 20 – Phoenix, AZ – Arizona State Fairgrounds [cont.]
Eeeeee. According to a report by the New York Post, in Wyclef’s new autobiography, Purpose, he reveals that ultimately the reason that The Fugees broke up was because Lauryn Hill lied to him about her pregnancy, claiming her first born child with Rohan Marley, Zion, was his. “In that moment something died between us. I [cont.]
Insightful interview with L-Boogie, courtesy of Reebok. She seems together…. New music soon? Please?
Looks like this years Rock The Bells festival has a lot to offer, as many classic groups will be performing their classic albums in full, at select dates in San Bernardino, Mountain View, Boston, and New York. Itinerary is as follows: 08.20 San Bernardino, CA – San Manuel Amphitheater 08.27 Mountain View, CA – Shoreline [cont.]
The 2011 Coachella line-up has been revealed, as seen above. Kanye West will headline the third day, with Kings of Leon, Arcade Fire, and The Strokes, headlining the other days. Other notable hip-hop acts appearing include Nas, Erykah Badu, Cee-Lo Green, Lauryn Hill, Wiz Khalifa, and Lil B. Click the image for a closer look [cont.]
Legendary Fugees front-woman just released this list of tour dates along the east coast and midwest. Can we see Ms. Hill out west? Dec. 27 – New York, NY – Highline Ballroom Dec. 28 – Brooklyn, NY – Music Hall of Williamsburg Jan. 1 – New York, NY – Bowery Ballroom Jan. 3 – New [cont.]
The Roots had a few special guests join them this weekend at two separate performances. First, Yelawolf joins them for a performance of “Pop The Trunk”, then Lauryn does a rendition of her father-in-law’s classic, “Is This Love”.
Ms. Hill speaks in riddles about her return to the music game.
Lauryn Hill speaks with MTV on her recent Rock The Bells performance.
Many highlights from this weekend’s Rock The Bells festival(s), captured by intrepid IPhone wielders, just like you.
Lauryn Hill performs her biggest hit @ the Festival Dos Oceanos in Lisbon, Portugal.
New material from Lauryn Hill surfaced over the weekend, perhaps from her impending return to music. If this is in fact new (and not some ten year old studio leftover), L-Boogie has still got it, with her voice still as buttery smooth as it was on The Score. Looking forward to hearing more… hopefully.
NPR was lucky enough to nab an exclusive interview with Lauryn Hill. Sounds like she’s ready to come back out again…. Some excerpts below: I ask her the question her fans have been asking each other for years: Why did you stop putting out music? “There were a number of different reasons,” she says. “But [cont.]
According to URB Lauryn Hill has been confirmed to perform her Grammy award winning album The Miseducation Of Lauryn Hill at the Rock The Bells 2010. Rock The Bells has not confirmed or denied this as of yet and the final press conference for Rock The Bells comes later tonight. A Tribe Called Quest is [cont.]
Here we go with the complete Stat Quo 2010 the Mixtape. This is the precursor to Stat Quo’s long awaited album Statlanta. Check out the track list and download below. Statlanta is currently set for a June 22nd release. Track List: 1.Bingo Freestyle 2.J Newt Speaks Again 3.Jungle (Produced by Illtone) 4.Lauryn Hill Ft. Stat [cont.]
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