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Wyclef Jean

Wyclef Jean Says He Wants to Move to Sweden

Hugh McIntyre | Posted 06.15.2015 | Entertainment
Hugh McIntyre

At this past weekend's Symposium Stockholm, writer, producer, and artist Wyclef Jean made his feelings for the Scandinavian country known during a panel he sat on with Andreas Carlsson and Peer Astrom.

Clefication: Conversations with Wyclef Jean, Bravo's Kirk and Laura Knight and Spike's Jon Taffer, Plus a Gecko Turner Exclusive

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.16.2015 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

"As musicians, we are constantly just writing music every day in the studio. Then once in a while we get an itch to put out a body of work. For me the itch came back after I ran for President of Haiti and went through the fire and came back home."

On Hip-Hop and Philosophy: Interview With Joey Bada$$

J.L. Sirisuk | Posted 03.31.2015 | Entertainment
J.L. Sirisuk

During a time when so much of hip-hop is saturated with blatant sexual references, we have Joey whose album dropped on what is hard to believe is only his 20th birthday. The album permeates with an introspection and lyricism found in someone much older than Joey's 20 years.

The Top 10 Workout Songs For January

Chris Lawhorn | Posted 03.12.2015 | Healthy Living
Chris Lawhorn

The highlight of this month's workout music round-up is the balance it strikes between perennial favorites and relative newcomers. By veering between the two, the mix manages to send both familiar and fresh at the same time.

Wyclef Jean on His New Single 'Divine Sorrow' With Avicii

Jeryl Brunner | Posted 01.24.2015 | Entertainment
Jeryl Brunner

Last week Wyclef Jean released his new single, "Divine Sorrow." He collaborated on the song with famed electronic music DJ and producer Avicii. Procee...

Wyclef Jean Is Still Totally Down For A Fugees Reunion

HuffPost Live | Chris Branch | Posted 11.21.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

If you Google "Wyclef Fugees reunion," you'll find articles about how Wyclef Jean, founding member of the Fugees, has been on board with a band reunio...

World Cup Photo Diary: The Night Before the Big Game

Raul de Molina | Posted 09.12.2014 | Latino Voices
Raul de Molina

Last night I attended a party given by Hublot watches and Romero Britto at what he called the most beautiful mansion in Rio, located in the Santa Tere...

WATCH: Wyclef On Stand Your Ground: 'A New Form Of Modern-Day Lynching'

HuffPost Live | Posted 07.16.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

Grammy Award-winning singer/songwriter Wyclef Jean joined HuffPost Live Tuesday to discuss the aftermath of the George Zimmerman verdict and its signi...

Bad News For Amanda Bynes

The Huffington Post | Madeline Boardman | Posted 06.20.2013 | Entertainment

Amanda Bynes' music career may still be in the works, but she's down one major producer. The 27-year-old former actress and current tweeter was ru...

WATCH: Why Wyclef Didn't Perform At The RNC

Posted 06.16.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

Grammy Award-winning hip-hop artist, producer and politician Wyclef Jean talks with Marc about his decision not to perform at the Republican National ...

WATCH: Wyclef Has A Message For Lauryn Hill

Posted 08.14.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

Grammy Award-winning hip-hop artist, producer and politician Wyclef Jean joins HuffPost Live and delivers a message to his friend, Lauryn Hill....

Wyclef Jean's Disgraced Charity Being Sued For $100K

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 05.03.2013 | Impact

Wyclef Jean may have closed his defamed charity’s doors, but it’s been hit with yet another lawsuit. HVS Global Hospitality Services says that ...

LISTEN: New Wyclef Jean Track Inspired By Chicago Violence

Posted 04.30.2013 | Chicago

Renowned recording artist Wyclef Jean this week released his latest track, a low-key, acoustic song inspired by a recent visit he made to Chicago. ...

WATCH: Wyclef On April Showers, New Book, And Old Artists

| Posted 06.25.2013 | Miami

By Peter Bailey Seven years removed from the musical landscape, a dicey terrain where one hit wonders fade beyond the horizon, would summon the end...

Maria Bello Named Goodwill Ambassador in Haiti

AP | Posted 10.26.2012 | Impact

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti -- Haiti's President Michel Martelly honored Maria Bello on Tuesday for her advocacy work on behalf of the Caribbean country's w...

Betsy Brandt Visits 'Parenthood'

Posted 10.22.2012 | TV

"Breaking Bad" star Betsy Brandt is trading one dysfunctional TV family for another, at least for one episode. TV Guide reports that the actress will ...

What Wyclef Lays Bare for Monday's Foreign Policy Debate

Mark Schuller | Posted 12.22.2012 | World
Mark Schuller

Wyclef Jean's charity, Yéle Haïti, is evidence that NGOs, like mortgage bankers, need regulation. While Haiti reconstruction will probably not be part of the conversation in Monday's debate, exposing Wyclef's NGO can hopefully offer a good peep show into the aid apparatus.

Wyclef Jean Wishes Himself A Very Happy Birthday

Posted 10.19.2012 | Celebrity

Sounding dangerously close to a personal ad (kidding!), singer Wyclef Jean congratulated himself for turning 43 on Wednesday. "TODAY I AM 43 YEARS...

Wyclef Calls His Charity 'Transparent' Even After It Closes Amid Scandal

Posted 10.16.2012 | Impact

The same charity that Wyclef Jean raised $1 million for within days of the devastating Haiti earthquake has shuttered –- leaving behind a trail of d...

The Eric Andre Show At Rock And Roll Hotel: HuffPost DC Top 5 For September 20

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 09.20.2012 | DC

TOP 5 FOR THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 20 1. The Eric Andre Show At Rock And Roll Hotel Want to see alt-comedy at its finest? Are you OK with screaming? Fa...

Brennan Williams

Wyclef Lets Loose On Republican Rumors & Fugees Drama | Brennan Williams | Posted 09.19.2012 | Black Voices

Having amassed a tremendous amount of chart-topping and international success producing hits for the likes of Destiny’s Child, Shakira and his forme...

Why Wyclef Jean Says Lauryn Hill Affair Ruined The Fugees

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 09.19.2012 | Entertainment

After forming in 1992, the Fugees -- made up of Wyclef Jean, Lauryn Hill and Pras Michel -- were one of the most celebrated hip-hop groups of the deca...

Big K.R.I.T. At Howard Theatre: HuffPost DC Top 5 For September 18

The Huffington Post | Brandon Wetherbee | Posted 09.18.2012 | DC

TOP 5 FOR TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 18 1. Big K.R.I.T. At Howard Theatre The next time K.R.I.T. will be in D.C. it will be at a much larger venue. 8 p.m....

Wyclef Jean Calls Lauryn Hill 'A Liar' In New Book | Posted 09.17.2012 | Black Voices

Even though he was married when he messed around with his band mate Lauryn Hill, Wyclef Jean is putting the “X-Factor” singer on blast by claiming...

Which Celebrity Charities Can You Trust? | Posted 06.12.2012 | Impact

These days, it seems every celebrity has a charity. Whether it’s born out of the goodness of their hearts, or a need for image rehabilitation, i...