Fugees

  1. Lauryn Hill Faces Jail on Tax Dodge, Claims 'Threats' Made on Her Family: Reports

    April 16, 2013 3:10 AM EDT Documents show that Grammy-winning singer Lauryn Hill failed to file tax returns for three years, 2005 through 2007, during which time she earned more than $1.8 million. Hill already pled guilty to tax evasion in June 2012 and could face prison ...

  2. 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 ...

  3. 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 ...

  4. Primary Wave Signs John Forte

    February 04, 2009 12:00 AM EST Primary Wave Music Publishing has entered into a co-publishing venture with John Forte, a singer/songwriter and un-official fourth member of The Fugees. Under the terms of the pact, Primary Wave will provide a variety of marketing and administrati ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. Wyclef Jean Starts Music, TV, Film Venture

    December 11, 2007 12:00 AM EST Wyclef Jean and business mogul Howard Misle have merged their media companies to form a new joint venture under the Ya Face/Refugee/Carnival House umbrella to produce music, TV and film projects. Misle and Jean will serve as co-chairmen of the Sil ...

  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 ...