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Lauryn Hill Shows Up Over an Hour Late at Toronto Show

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Lauryn Hill’s fans in Toronto are less than happy with her. Not only did she show up over an hour late, but she only performed for 45 minutes. The former Fugee, who was in Canada for her 20th Anniversary of The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill tour, spent majority of the time criticizing her live band […]

Lauryn Hill Has an Interlude on Teyana Taylor’s ‘KTSE’ LP

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G.O.O.D. music has made a killing so far this season and it looks like things will get even better for Kanye’s label.  G.O.O.D. Music’s first lady, Teyana Taylor, is dropping her KTSE album on Friday and she announced some big news on Thursday. The “Bliss” singer revealed that Lauryn Hill will be on an interlude […]

A$AP Rocky’s ‘Testing’ Features Frank Ocean, Lauryn Hill, Kid Cudi & More

A$AP Rocky's 'Testing' Features Frank Ocean, Lauryn Hill, Kid Cudi & More

Just hours before the release of Testing, A$AP Rocky unveiled the albums tracklist and production credits. The 15-track LP features Kid Cudi, Moby, FKA Twigs, Skepta, Kodak Black, Playboi Carti, Spooky Margielaa, French Montana, Dev Hynes, and Frank Ocean, who appears on two songs; one with Lauryn Hill. The Frank and Lauryn joint is the last […]

Lauryn Hill Remixes Drake’s ‘Nice For What’ [VIDEO]

Lauryn Hill Remixes Drake's "Nice For What"

Lauryn Hill took the stage at the Apollo Theater last night in New York. She was in the middle of performing the timeless classic, “Ex-Factor.” She cut the music, and fired up Drake’s “Nice For What,” which samples her hook. “See this is ‘Ex-Factor’/He took the sample/My sh-t is classic/Here’s an example,” she spit on […]

Hip-Hop Throwback Track Of The Week: Kanye West’s ‘All Falls Down’

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The reemergence of Kanye West into the social media, and pop culture stratosphere this week has predictably caused many heads to turn. His while he sent out his usual self-help-according-to-Kanye tweets, his thoughts on Donald Trump caused a stir. So of course, there were pleads from music pundits and (some) of his fanbase for the […]

Lauryn Hill To Headline Pitchfork Festival With “Miseducation” Set

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The anticipated lineup for Pitchfork Festival is here and it has garnered a very special artist to fill out Sunday’s spot: Lauryn Hill. Linking Tame Impala as an announced headliner are Fleet Foxes and Hill, whose performance celebrates the 20th anniversary of her chart-topping album, The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill. Following its 1998 release, Miseducation […]

To Our Daughter: Hip Hop’s Dedications

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This year, Super Bowl Sunday 2018 came with a surprise touchdown when reality-star Kylie Jenner and rapper Travis Scott announced the birth of their daughter Stormi Scott. The internet was in a frenzy as the famous little sister pulled at our heartstrings by releasing a video dedicated to their daughter revealing clips and moments throughout […]

Cardi B Breaks Beyoncé Record As First Woman With Five Simultaneous Hits on Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Chart

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Cardi B has officially broken the Beyonce’ held record as the first female artist to simultaneously have five hit records on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Billboard chart. Just last week, the “Bodak Yellow” rapper tied with Queen Bey with four singles which include “Bodak Yellow,” “Bartier Cardi” featuring 21 Savage, Migos‘ “MotorSport” with Nicki Minaj, and […]

Lauryn Hill’s Former Trombone Player Is Suing Her For Unpaid Wages

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When…is L-Boogie going to get a break out here? Lauryn Hill, along with her touring manager and touring company, is being sued by her former trombone player, Matthew Harnett, for unpaid live recording sessions and a 10-year tour contract he was not paid for, despite, being fired before the tour even started. In 2016, Harnett […]

Culture Over Everything: Rapsody Snags Two Grammy Nominations

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Can the TRUE hip-hop heads say holla? It looks like 2018 will be beyond superb for powerplayer emcee, Rapsody. The sagacious spitter has been nominated for two Grammy awards thanks to her groundbreaking album, Lalia’s Wisdom. The 9th Wonder produced album has been nominated for Best Rap Album, while one of the gem’s superior singles, […]

Chronixx Joins Lauryn Hill & Nas For Their Fall 2017 North American Tour

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This fall, Chronixx will join GRAMMY® Award-winning Ms. Lauryn Hill and rap legend Nas on their co-headlining North American Powernomics Tour. The reggae star will open the entire tour on this 17-city run across the United States and Canada in support of his debut album Chronology (out June 30). Comedian Hannibal Buress will also appear […]

Ready Or Not, You Can’t Hide: The Fugees Stand The Test Of Time

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Words by: KC Orcutt From The Source Magazine Issue #269 | 2016   Advertisement In the March 1996 issue of The Source with Tupac Shakur gracing the cover, The Fugees second—and consequently final—studio album, The Score, received the highly coveted five mic score. Released on the same day as ‘Pac’s All Eyez On Me, both projects […]