1. Lauryn Hill Delays Makeup Concert for Show That Started Late

    February 27, 2017 2:22 PM EST Singer-rapper Lauryn Hill has postponed a Pittsburgh concert that was scheduled to make up for one last month that started more than three hours late. The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust says Tuesday's show at the Byham Theater has been moved to June 2, "due to a scheduling conflict."…

  2. Lauryn Hill & Rohan Marley's Son Zion Welcomes His First Child

    February 21, 2017 9:33 AM EST It's been nearly 20 years since Lauryn Hill penned her song "To Zion" for her eldest son on her acclaimed debut  The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill . Now, the 19-year-old is a father to his first child.  According to Zion's father, Rohan Marley, Zion welcomed his baby boy…

  3. Lauryn Hill Blames Snow for Pittsburgh Late Show

    February 02, 2017 10:31 PM EST Singer-rapper Lauryn Hill has apologized for making fans wait more than three hours for her show to start in Pittsburgh on Tuesday. Hill says on Facebook that "factors out of our control" caused her to take the stage at 11:20 p.m. for a Heinz Hall show advertised as starting at 8 p…

  4. Lauryn Hill Was 3 Hours Late To Her Show In Pittsburgh

    February 01, 2017 9:52 AM EST Lauryn Hill was “tardy for the party” in Pittsburgh. The Grammy-winning singer showed up three hours late to her concert at Heinz Hall Tuesday (Jan. 31). According to a fan tweet, Hill left her band waiting right along with a “packed house.” Dog. #laurynhill had a packed house and full band…

  5. Singer Crystal Monee Hall Covers Lauryn Hill on Riveting 'Water': Premiere

    December 19, 2016 2:45 PM EST The former ‘Rent’ cast member’s credits include appearances on songs by Kanye West, Mariah Carey and Craig David. Christmas is still six days away. But here’s an early gift that’s also a forecast of what’s ahead on the R&B front in 2017: the premiere of Crystal Monee Hall’s “Water.” It’s…

  6. Kehinde Wiley Celebrates Southern Fish Fry at Art Basel With Lauryn Hill Performance

    December 05, 2016 6:04 PM EST For most people, hosting a Southern Fish Fry would seem antithetical to Miami’s glitzy Art Basel Week. But world-famous fine artist Kehinde Wiley is not "most people." The New York-based creative marches to the beat of his own drum with a star-studded list of admirers, including…

  7. Lauryn Hill Adds New Dates to Concert Series, Shares Fela Kuti Tribute Performance

    November 16, 2016 6:10 PM EST Lauryn Hill  is lengthening her tour with new engagements in Southern California, a second show in Miami and various locations throughout the Midwest and East Coast. The concert series, The MLH Caravan: A Diaspora Calling! (powered by Live Nation and Tidal), showcases artist performances from…

  8. Lauryn Hill Faces Technical Difficulties, Still Rocks Los Angeles' Greek Theatre

    October 23, 2016 8:21 PM EDT “Can y'all hear me?" a concerned Lauryn Hill asked the crowd. With echoes of loud screams, it was evident fans enjoyed the performance whether or not she could hear herself. Despite technical difficulties, an at times frustrated Hill still rocked the Greek Theatre Thursday night …

  9. Nicki Minaj Bows Down Upon Meeting Lauryn Hill

    October 17, 2016 9:10 AM EDT Nicki Minaj  transformed from superstar to superfan when she met her idol, Lauryn Hill , backstage at the Tidal X show at Brooklyn's Barclays Center on Saturday (Oct. 15).  "Excuse me while I have an outer body experience. Shaking, crying, a MESS!!!!," she typed in the caption…

  10. Tidal X Concert Returns for Second Year With Beyonce, Nicki Minaj, Alicia Keys & More

    October 16, 2016 11:30 AM EDT Clocking in at more than four hours, the Tidal X 1015 benefit concert not only took over the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, it took over most of Saturday night (Oct. 15) for everyone in attendance. The star-studded event packed in over 20 performers, from rising talent like Kevin Garrett, Lil…

  11. Hip-Hop's 10 Best Reunions

    September 20, 2016 3:38 PM EDT Judging by Diddy ’s Bad Boy Family reunion tour and Dungeon Family ’s reunion at Atlanta’s One Music Festival, rap reunions have been all the rage as of late. Providing a nostalgic glimpse for fans and a return to relevance for artists, reunions can go a long way at preserving the legacy of…

  12. Eisley Fights on With New Song 'Defeatist': Exclusive Premiere

    September 15, 2016 2:02 PM EDT Texas indie-rock outfit Eisley are not letting recent changes get in the way on their new track “Defeatist,” their first release in over three years. Prior to the recording of their upcoming fifth LP, due in early 2017, the band faced a lineup change that saw the departure of two core members…

  13. Vince Staples, Rap's Acclaimed Iconoclast, On His Ambitious 'Prima Donna' EP & Why 'Trump Is No Better or Worse Than Any of These People'

    August 25, 2016 10:02 AM EDT If you're in need of movie tips, Vince Staples might not be the guy to ask. Over breakfast on a recent morning at New York’s Soho Grand hotel, the 23-year-old rapper is mounting a vigorous defense of the evangelical action flick Left Behind (which netted a 2 percent rating on Rotten…

  14. Watch Lauryn Hill's Career-Spanning 'Austin City Limits' Performance

    August 07, 2016 1:23 PM EDT Ahead of its 42nd season this fall, Austin City Limits premiered a rare television performance by Lauryn Hill on Saturday (Aug. 6). Lauryn Hill Announces Tour The hour-long show (watch below) featured a career-spanning set from Ms. Hill, including Fugees classics “Ready or Not” and "…

  15. Lauryn Hill Says Tax Problems in Recent Reports Aren't New: 'We're Getting Over the Hump'

    July 18, 2016 8:59 PM EDT Following reports last week that Lauryn Hill had fallen into new tax problems with the IRS, the musician has issued a statement explaining this is only a continuation of an ongoing process.  Lauryn Hill & Brian Wilson Help Keep the Montreal Jazz Festival Humming In 2012, Hill pleaded…

  16. 'She's 22 and I'm 122': Arsenio Hall and Kelsea Ballerini Dish on Hosting ABC's All-Star Variety Show 'Greatest Hits'

    June 29, 2016 3:55 PM EDT On a soundstage in Studio City, Calif., an audience full of young people, most of whom weren’t born before the ‘90s, is wildly applauding a beloved icon of the 1980s. “Give it up for Tawny Kitaen!” says Arsenio Hall, exhorting the studio audience. “She did amazing things for the band…

  17. Lauryn Hill Will 'Make It Up' to Fans After Short Concert

    May 08, 2016 7:10 PM EDT Lauryn Hill says she will "make it up" to fans angry that she arrived over two hours late to an Atlanta concert Friday night (May 6) and performed for fewer than 40 minutes. Ms. Lauryn Hill Launches 'Diaspora Calling' Music and Art Series in Brooklyn Hill wrote on her…

  18. Soul Sisters Podcast: Joss Stone Defends Herself as Reggae Artist, Worries about Trump as President

    April 19, 2016 11:10 AM EDT Joss Stone remembers her exact words when Damian Marley told her, five years ago, that she should record a reggae album. " Everyone will be so mad with me if I do that!" she said - and sure enough, she was right. Stone's latest album, Water for Your Soul , which Marley helped…

  19. Ms. Lauryn Hill Launches 'Diaspora Calling' Music and Art Series in Brooklyn

    April 14, 2016 6:03 AM EDT Ms. Lauryn Hill has launched a three-day series of music and art events celebrating the African Diaspora.  The former Fugees singer inaugurated Diaspora Calling overnight with a private art gallery at Brooklyn's Kings Theatre, which opens to the public on Thursday and Friday from 12-4pm.…

  20. Grammys Boost Taylor Swift, Kendrick Lamar & Demi Lovato on Billboard + Twitter Top Tracks

    February 24, 2016 7:47 PM EST As expected, the 58th annual Grammy Awards became a social affair, with the Feb. 15 ceremony fueling Twitter activity. The broadcast sparked 7.8 million tweets, according to the social media network, and the enormous volume triggers multiple re-entries on the Billboard + Twitter Top Tracks…

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