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Wyclef Jean Wyclef Jean, Le Chanteur des Fugees

Wyclef Jeannelle Jean (17 octobre 1969 à Croix-des-Bouquets, Haïti – ), est un chanteur, rappeur, guitariste et producteur haïtien-américain. Il était membre du groupe The Fugees et a vendu 31 millions de disques. Né dans la banlieue de Port-au-Prince, Wyclef Jean émigre aux États-Unis à l'âge de dix ans et part vivre à New York dans les lotissements de Brooklyn rejoindre sa famille. C'est là qu'il rencontre Pras Michel qui sera son grand ami d'enfance, si bien qu'ils s'autoproclameront cousins. Il part poursuivre ses études dans le nord du New Jersey, où il commence la guitare et étudie le jazz à l'école secondaire (high school). En 1989, Pras Michel et Wyclef Jean ambitionnent d'enregistrer un disque mais ils ne connaissent personne dans le milieu de l'industrie musicale, dont le père n'est autre que le producteur, musicien et membre fondateur du groupe Kool and the Gang : Ronald Khalis Bell. Pras lui demande de les aider. Ronald Khalis Bell accepte et commence...

Wyclef Jean : Photos

Inauguration de la boutique Nike 67 Champs

12 décembre 2005

Wyclef Jean dans l'actualite

« Divine Sorrow » : Wyclef Jean et Avicii, ensemble contre le SIDA
Après la mobilisation des artistes du monde entier pour lutter contre Ebola, Coca-Cola et (RED) s'associent le temps d'une campagne « Share the sound of an aids free generation ». Aloe Blacc vient de dévoiler « Together » qui précède « Divine Sorrow ...

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Charts in France

"Divine Sorrow" : Wyclef et Avicii s'associent pour lutter contre le sida
Charts in France
Outre Aloe Blacc, le chanteur Wyclef Jean a rencontré Avicii en studio pour allier son talent à celui du DJ prodige, célèbre pour ses tubes "Wake Me Up" ou encore "Addicted to You". Le fruit de leur collaboration a été dévoilée au public. Il s'agit du ...


Wyclef Jean Wrestles With Jacket During AMAs Performance and ...
The 2014 ABC broadcast on Sunday paired Wyclef Jean with Magic! for a fresh take on the latter's hit single “Rude.” While a reggae take on the single would probably work quite well, and Magic! considers themselves a reggae fusion band, Jean's vocal ...
Every second of Wyclef Jean's AMAs wardrobe malfunction (VIDEO)SheKnows.com
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Wyclef Jean on Taylor Swift-Spotify spat
Taylor Swift event. Danny Moloshok/Reuters. NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -. Wyclef Jean says he respects Taylor Swift's decision to pull her music from Spotify. But that doesn't mean he's ready to shun the popular streaming site himself.

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Wyclef Jean on His New Single 'Divine Sorrow' With Avicii
Huffington Post
Last week Wyclef Jean released his new single, "Divine Sorrow." He collaborated on the song with famed electronic music DJ and producer Avicii. Proceeds from the single will benefit the Global Fund to fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria and will help ...

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Fergie vs. Wyclef Jean Wardrobe 'Malfunction' PHOTOS: Jacket ...
Hip-hop superstar (and Fugees frontman) Wyclef Jean performed the popular tune "Rude" alongside the band, Magic!. He also experienced a minor coat mishap. Start around the two-minute mark, and witness the struggle commence. Moral of the story?

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Wyclef Jean talks possible Fugees reunion, support of Gov. Chris ...
Wyclef Jean says he is still open to reuniting with his Fugees bandmates Lauryn Hill and Pras, it would just take some trust — from all three. In a recent interview with the Daily Beast, the founding member of the hip-hop trio says the group outgrew ...
Wyclef Talks Fugees Reunion, But Lauryn Hill Still Sounds ...Atlanta Black Star

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Daily Beast

Wyclef Jean Talks Lauryn Hill, the Yele Haiti Controversy, and Chris ...
Daily Beast
Wyclef Jean, the 45-year-old music maestro, has dabbled in many things. He served as the leader of the Fugees, a Jersey hip-hop group that also featured Lauryn Hill and Pras; he's a Grammy winning solo artist who's responsible for hits like “Gone Till ...

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Wyclef Jean, Avicii Team on 'Divine Sorrow' in Fight Against AIDS
Wall Street Journal (blog)
Singer Wyclef Jean and electronic music DJ and producer Avicii were holed up in Avicii's Stockholm, Sweden, studio last winter when one of the songs they were working on made its way to (RED), an initiative U2 singer Bono co-founded to fight AIDS and ...
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Avicii Teams Up With Wyclef Jean For Charity Single “Divine Sorrow ...Idolator: All About The Music
Avicii And Wyclef Jean Team Up For 'Divine Sorrow' To Help Fight ...LessThan3 (blog)
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Wyclef Jean Is Still Totally Down For A Fugees Reunion
Huffington Post
Watch Wyclef Jean discuss the Fugees above, and catch his full HuffPost Live conversation here. Sign up here for Live Today, HuffPost Live's new morning email that will let you know the newsmakers, celebrities and politicians joining us that day and ...