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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


Haute Living

Miami Beach Celebrates 100 Years with Wyclef Jean, Flo Rida, and ...
Haute Living
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Exclusive: Wyclef Jean Talks Making 'Clefication' Album With Avicii ...
Billboard
Since the release of his seventh studio album, From the Hut, to the Projects, to the Mansion seven years ago, Wyclef Jean has been in the studio consistently making music. "Musicians never stop doing music. Whether if I'm active in a music space for ...


Clefication: Conversations with Wyclef Jean, Bravo's Kirk & Laura ...
Huffington Post
Wyclef Jean: Well, it's going great. We're definitely not finished yet, though. 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 ...


Austin Chronicle

SXSW Live Shot: Wyclef Jean: Haitian MC turns in a performance for ...
Austin Chronicle
In a SXSW Interview on Thursday at the Convention Center, Wyclef Jean sounded like a man with something to prove: “If you think Wyclef can't rap no more, please motherfucker, try me.” Wyclef Jean for POTUS! by David Brendan Hall. Later that night at ...


SXSW Q&A: Wyclef Jean: “I am the most famous Haitian in my ...
Austin Chronicle
Haitian hip-hop mogul Wyclef Jean, showcasing midnight tonight at Gatsby, ran a 2010 campaign for president of his native country that ended with the New Jersey singer being disqualified on residency grounds. Five years later – seven years since From ...


BREATHEcast

MC Jin & the Fugees' Wyclef Jean Freestyle Back and Fourth at ...
BREATHEcast
SXSW 2015 is home to a ton of great music, but last week there was a legendary meeting between freestyle legend MC Jin, and hip-hop legend Wyclef Jean of the Fugees. The two emcees got together and freestyle rapped for a crowd of onlookers. The two ...


Clefication: The genesis of Wyclef Jean's past, present and future
Dancing Astronaut
That's my first question for Wyclef Jean. It's three degrees without the wind chill factor in New York City: the coldest winter day yet and the foyer of ABC Studios isn't much warmer. The work crowd steadily floods from the elevators after the stroke ...


VG

Wyclef Jean til Palmesus
VG
Wyclef Jean har sin bakgrunn i trioen The Fugees som han - og Pras og Lauryn Hill - hadde enorm suksess med midt på 1990-tallet og har hatt en tilsvarende rikholdig karriere både som soloartist, låtskriver og samarbeidspartner med blant andre Shakira, ...

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Mynewsdesk (pressmeddelande)

Wyclef Jean till Liseberg
Västerbottens Folkblad
Hiphop-veteranen Wyclef Jean är klar för att uppträda på Lisebergs stora scen den 28 maj, enligt ett pressmeddelande. Bokningen är en del av en endagsfestival, och Jean är en av tre artister som spelar denna dag. Vilka de andra två blir kommer att ...
Wyclef Jean klar för Hard Rock Rocks LisebergMynewsdesk (pressmeddelande)
Klart: Hiphopikonen till Liseberg i sommarExpressen

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Musikmarkt

"Summerjam 2015": Wyclef Jean, Nneka & Rakede bestätigt
Musikmarkt
Köln – Das "Summerjam" feiert in diesem Jahr 30. Geburtstag. Zur Jubiläumsausgabe wurden nun drei weitere Acts bekannt gegeben, die zwischen dem 3. und 5. Juli in Köln am Fühlinger See auf der Bühne stehen werden: Wyclef Jean, Nneka & Rakede.