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Wyclef Jean Faces the Music About His Now-Defunct Charity, Yéle Haiti

Wyclef Jean Faces the Music About His Now-Defunct Charity, Yéle Haiti

by Akiba Solomon on October 12 2012, 12:30PM

Yéle Haiti, the charity founded by former Fugees frontman Wyclef Jean, is no more. The organization, which raised millions of dollars after the January 12, 2010 Haitian earthquake, faced accusations of financial mismanagement prior to the quake and is is…

Topics: /NOW

Wyclef Jean to Headline Vets' Fundraiser at Republican Convention

Wyclef Jean to Headline Vets’ Fundraiser at Republican Convention

by Jorge Rivas on August 21 2012, 12:15PM

Wyclef Jean will not be gone till November because he’ll be performing at the 2012 Republican National Convention in Tampa, Florida on August 29th.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Wyclef's Going to the Ivies

Wyclef’s Going to the Ivies

by Jamilah King on October 5 2010, 10:17AM

Brown University announced the singer has accepted one of its prestigious visiting fellowships.

Topics: Haiti

Wyclef Ends Presidential Bid, Plans Next Album

Wyclef Ends Presidential Bid, Plans Next Album

by Jamilah King on September 22 2010, 10:15AM

The singer’s troubled campaign is finally over.

Topics: Global Affairs

Wyclef Just Won't Face The Music

Wyclef Just Won’t Face The Music

by Naima Ramos-Chapman on August 26 2010, 4:14PM

Now he’s made a protest song to appeal to the masses.

Topics: Global Affairs, Haiti

Wyclef Says His Troubled Haiti Campaign Isn't Done Yet

Wyclef Says His Troubled Haiti Campaign Isn’t Done Yet

by Jamilah King on August 20 2010, 10:09AM

Shady money dealings, and Haitian residency, become the candidate’s biggest roadblocks.

Topics: Global Affairs, Haiti

Wyclef Can't Serenade Critics

Wyclef Can’t Serenade Critics

by Naima Ramos-Chapman on August 9 2010, 6:53PM

The stars have already weighed in on the singer’s run for office. Now we want your thoughts.

Topics: Global Affairs, Haiti

Dispatch from Haiti: Wondering About Wyclef

Dispatch from Haiti: Wondering About Wyclef

by Ruxandra Guidi on August 6 2010, 2:05PM

The young voters “Clef” hopes to lead aren’t yet sure they can follow him—or any other politician.

Topics: Dispatches, Global Affairs, Haiti

Wyclef's Serious About Haiti Presidential Bid

Wyclef’s Serious About Haiti Presidential Bid

by Jamilah King on August 4 2010, 3:09PM

He’s expected to announce tomorrow. Controversy to ensue shortly thereafter.

Topics: Global Affairs

President Wyclef? Singer Considers New Haiti Campaign

President Wyclef? Singer Considers New Haiti Campaign

by Jamilah King on July 27 2010, 4:00PM

One of Haiti’s most beloved native sons is considering a run for the country’s often contentious top office. Representatives for Wyclef Jean, the former Fugees frontman who was born in the country but infamously grew up in Brooklyn, said in…

Topics: Global Affairs

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