Fugees

  1. Lauryn Hill Pleads Guilty to Tax Charges, Could Face Prison Time

    June 29, 2012 2:54 PM EDT Eight-time Grammy-winning singer Lauryn Hill pleaded guilty Friday to not paying federal taxes on more than $1.5 million earned over three years. Appearing in U.S. District Court in Newark, Hill admitted failing to file tax returns from 2005 to 20 ...

  2. Lauryn Hill Charged With Failing to File Federal Tax Returns

    June 07, 2012 4:40 PM EDT NEWARK, N.J. (AP) -- Federal prosecutors have charged Lauryn Hill with willfully failing to file income tax returns with the IRS. Authorities say Hill earned more than $1.6 million during the three years that she failed to file returns. Prosecutor ...

  3. Wyclef Jean Registers As Haiti Presidential Contender

    August 06, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Haitian hip-hop star Wyclef Jean registered as a presidential contender on Thursday (Aug. 5), in a move into politics that generated an outburst of popular enthusiasm in his poor, earthquake-ravaged homeland. "I would like to tell President B ...

  4. President Reduces Sentence Of Fugees Producer Forte

    November 25, 2008 12:00 AM EST Rapper/producer John Forte, who worked closely with the Fugees before being sent to prison on drug charges, had his sentence commuted yesterday (Nov. 24) by President George W. Bush. The artist was arrested for possession with intent to distribute ...

  5. Wyclef Jean Embarks On India Tour

    April 10, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Wyclef Jean will play three club dates on his upcoming tour of India, his first in the country. Jean will open in Bangalore on April 16, followed by Pune (near Mumbai) on April 18. His run of dates will round off on April 19 in Mumbai. The Hard Ro ...

  6. European Survey Tells Floyd 'Wish You Were Here'

    September 26, 2007 12:00 AM EDT A Pink Floyd comeback would be the greatest gig in the sky, according to the findings of a new Europe-wide poll. When asked "Which band would you most like to see re-form," more than 26% of respondents to the census, published today by d ...

  7. Kanye Leads BET Awards Winners

    June 29, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Ciara, John Legend, Usher pick up statuettes. Kanye West emerged a double winner at the 2005 BET Awards last night (June 28), picking up statuettes for best male hip-hop artist and video of the year for "Jesus Walks." The ceremony, aired ...

  8. Backstage At The BET Awards

    June 29, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Alicia Keys working on "unplugged" album. Acknowledging after the Fugees' show-opening reunion that "BET had the balls to do this," group member Pras Michel promised that a new album is in the works. "Right now we ...

  9. Beats & Rhymes

    May 18, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Pras Michel, one-third of the now-defunct trio the Fugees, has inked a new deal with Universal Records. Read Ivory Jones' column. Pras Michel, one-third of the now-defunct trio the Fugees, has inked a new deal with Universal Records. Read Ivo ...