Lauryn Hill – Rebel/I Find It Hard to Say

Over the weekend, Lauryn Hill peformed at a TIDAL X charity event in Brooklyn at the Barclays. Ms. Hill also released a new version of a song that originally appeared on MTV’s “MTV Unplugged” series in the early 2000s. At the time of its release 14 years ago, it was titled “I Find It Hard to Say (Rebel)”. The legendary singer-songwriter and rapper referred to the song as the following on Twitter ‘Old tune, new Version, same context, even... Read More

Pras: Lauryn Hill Broke Down In Tears The First Time She Recorded “Ready Or Not”

According to former bandmate Pras, Hill broke down in tears and eventually rejoined The Fugees after initially recording the hook for the hit “Ready or Not”. During his interview with Billboard Pras revealed that The Fugees had disbanded before their 1996 career defining sophomore album The Score was finished being recorded. Her hook on “Ready or Not” was intended to be Hill’s final contribution as member of The Fugees, until emotions... Read More

Lauryn Hill Set To Perform At Brooklyn’s Music Hall of Williamsburg

Embattled R&B star Lauryn Hill is making the most of her freedom before she has to report to jail by making last-minute plans to perform in New York this week. The former Fugees frontwoman was handed a three-month sentence for tax evasion last Monday and has been ordered to turn herself in to authorities by 8 July. Hill, who recently unveiled her first new song in three years, Neurotic Society (Compulsory Mix), online, has since decided to use... Read More

Lauryn Hill – Neurotic Society (Compulsory Mix)

Due to her recent financial issues, Lauryn Hill decided to sign a record deal with Sony to put out new material. Today, she delivers this track called ‘Neurotic Society (Compulsory Mix)’, which is available for purchase on iTunes. Here is what she had to say about it: 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... Read More

Lauryn Hill Evicted From New Jersey Mansion

The Tax battle between the IRS and Lauryn Hill continues. It seems like it’s getting worst in this case. Via TMZ reports: Grammy Award-winning R&B legend Lauryn Hill is being sued for eviction … the good news, she’s probably going to prison so she won’t need that place anyway. Lauryn’s been renting a South Orange, New Jersey mansion since 2009. Things went south when she stopped paying rent last month, so her landlord ran to... Read More

Lauryn Hill Begs Judge For Mercy In Tax Evasion Case

Lauryn Hill is facing up to 7 years in prison for tax evasion charges. The female hip-hop icon plead guilty to the charge last year. She reportedly owes the IRS $440,000 in taxes and fees on income from 2005-2007. According to TMZ, Lauryn Hill filed legal documents last week asking the judge for leniency on her upcoming sentencing date set for April 24. The Grammy-winning singer says she went underground for a while due to some very real threats... Read More

Whyclef Admits He Had An Affair With Lauryn Hill

From his upcoming autobiography Purpose: An Immigrant’s Story, Wyclef revealed that he and Lauryn Hill had been having an affair prior to the Fugees broke up. What put the final nail in the coffin, however, was that Lauryn misled Clef about her first pregnancy, making him believe it was his child when it was actually Rohan Marley’s child. “In that moment something died between us. I was married and Lauryn and I were having an affair,... Read More

Lauryn Hill’s Mug Shot Emerges As She Faces Three Years For Tax Evasion

Lauryn Hill faces three years behind bars after admitting she failed to file tax returns between 2005 and 2007, during which time she earned $1.8 million, and her mugshot was released today. The solemn 37-year-old is seen in the picture wearing the same white blouse she donned on June 29 after pleading guilty to the three-count misdemeanor filed in U.S. District Court in Newark, New Jersey. The eight-time Grammy-winner, currently free on a $150,000... Read More

Lauryn Hill pleads guilty to tax evasion charges

  Moments before Lauryn Hill admitted today to federal income tax evasion, U.S. Magistrate Judge Michael Shipp asked the eight-time Grammy winner if anyone had forced her — either directly or indirectly — to enter the guilty plea. Hill took a long pause, then said: “Directly, no, but indirectly, yes.” She then consulted with her attorney, Nathan Hockman, in whispers before answering “No” when the judge asked the... Read More

Lauryn Hill Confirm she wasn’t Nicki’s Guest: “I was invited by Nas to perform with him”

Ms. Hill, who hit the stage with Nas during the festival, said that the rapstress was entitled to make that decision and commended her for sticking to her artistic integrity. She did say that she hopes that artists can learn to prosper without having to “commercially exploit music.” Read the full message below that she posted to Twitter. No disrespect to Nicki, but I need to clear up an inaccuracy. I was not scheduled to be a special... Read More

Is Nas & AZ making an album?

We’ve found one the best dynamic duo from the 90’s in the studio doing something the world has been waiting for over a decade!! STAY TUNE  Read More

Keri Hilson Meets Her Idol

Keri Hilson finally got a chance to meet her “idol” Lauryn Hill after the “Pretty Girl Rock” singer came face to face with the songstress. As previously reported, Keri expressed her interest in working with Hill in an interview where she praised her candor and character. “I loved her candidness, her candor, she’s just up there. She exposes all sides of herself, her vulnerabilities, insecurities but you also see the strength... Read More

[VIDEO] Lauryn Hill Performs Live In New York, Was It worth The Wait?

By JON CARAMANICA   It was well past 11 on Tuesday night at the Music Hall of Williamsburg, and Ms. Lauryn Hill — maybe the most gifted female rapper in history, one of the most versatile pop talents in recent memory and also one of the great modern celebrity recluses — was nowhere in sight. By the time her D.J. played the third Nicki Minaj song of the night you had to wonder if it was a taunt. After all, he’d been thrown to the... Read More

Nicki Minaj Passes Lauryn Hill for #4 Female Rapper w/ Most Billboard Hot 100 Entries

“Check It Out” debuts at #78 on this week’s Billboard Hot 100, boosting Nicki Minaj past Lauryn Hill and becoming the #4 female rapper with the most Hot 100 entries ever in the history of Billboard. This also marks Minaj’s 13th entry in 10 months and her 12th entry so far for the calander year.. something I don’t think ANY rapper has EVER done before…and with still 3 1/2 months in the year  Read More

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