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  1. Wyclef Jean Partners With Sound Royalties For Carnival World Music Group
    Three-time Grammy award-winning recording artist Wyclef Jean has teamed up with entertainment industry finance firm Sound Royalties for a new collaborative endeavor: Carnival World Music Group. Throughout his three-decade-long career, which includes being a member of The Fugees, the Haitian rapper has always put on for his people and the African community.  Now, Wyclef is using the finances from Sound Royalties to back his new publishing and distribution company, which will focus on creative talent in Africa and other underserved markets.  To celebrate the fruition of Carnival World Music Group, Wyclef threw a private event at Core Club in New York City. Read more: allhiphop.com
  2. MTV PUSH Live Announces “Wyclef Goes Back to School”
    MTV PUSH, which connects fans across the globe with live performances, interviews, exclusive video content and broadcast music video premieres from a new artist each month, has recruited Wyclef Jean for its next event. Read more: hiphopdx.com
  3. Wyclef Jean performs with Oregon Symphony

    Mon, Sep 23, 2019 at 2:00 PM
    Wyclef Jean performs with Oregon Symphony
    The Oregon Symphony got a healthy dose of hip-hop Sunday night with a special performance from Grammy-winning artist Wyclef Jean. The rapper, musician and producer is perhaps best known for his time with the Fugees. Throughout his career, he’s blended hip-hop with a variety of musical styles. He did that again Sunday evening, weaving hits like “Killing Me Softly” and “Gone Till November” with a full orchestra. Read more: kgw.com
  4. Sound Check: Oregon Symphony features Wyclef Jean
    It was a night of hip-hop and symphony in Portland Sunday, at a special concert the Oregon Symphony presented featuring Wyclef Jean.  Good music will always be good music. Jean, a multi-Grammy award-winning producer, actor, author, and hip hop guitarist, blended seamlessly with the strings in a whole new work of art.  “I’m a showman,” said Jean. “When I show up, it’s like the main reason I’m up there is to celebrate life and make you have a good time. And at the same time, take you through a journey.” Read more: koin.com
  5. Samsung Charity Gala Highlights the Power of Philanthropic Partnerships
    It’s not easy changing the world for the better, but with extraordinary partners, anything is possible. At the 18th annual Samsung Gives Charity Gala, emceed by Ryan Seacrest on behalf of the Ryan Seacrest Foundation, Samsung raised more than $2.4 million, including additional funds raised during the evening’s auction, to help raise awareness for a variety of important social and charitable programs, with the primary goal of raising funds to help people defy barriers and build brighter futures. Read more: news.samsung.com
  6. Fall Out Boy performs new single, "Dear Future Self (Hands Up)," with Wyclef Jean, on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!'
    Green Day , Weezer and Fall Out Boy are hitting the road together on their  Hella Mega Tour  in 2020, and to mark the event, all three bands are Jimmy Kimmel 's musical guests on ABC's   Jimmy Kimmel Live!  this week. Wednesday, Fall Out Boy took the stage with Wyclef Jean for the TV debut of "Dear Future Self (Hands Up)," a new song off their greatest hits collection,  Believes Never Die -- Volume Two  , arriving November 15. Read more: rock947.com
  7. Fall Out Boy & Wyclef Jean Release New Song Today
    Wyclef Jean, on the heals of performing the finale at the 2019 MTV VMA's with Fetty Wap,  Queen Latifah  and more, is featured on multi-platinum selling, Grammy-nominated Fall Out Boy's new single "Dear Future Self (Hands Up)," out today. The track appears on Fall Out Boy's forthcoming record  Greatest Hits:  Believers  Never Die -  Volume  Two, out  November  15 via Island Records.  Fall Out Boy  and Wycelf will perform the song on  Jimmy Kimmel Live!  tomorrow night. Read more: broadwayworld.com
  8. Fall Out Boy Announces Greatest Hits Album, Shares Track With Wyclef Jean
    Fall Out Boy is gearing up to release its second Greatest Hits collection, Greatest Hits: Believers Never Die Volume Two, and to celebrate the band shared a brand new song called "Dear Future Self (Hands Up)" featuring Wyclef Jean. The new tune will be featured on the upcoming album. "I think we've always been big fans of Fugees and Wyclef," Pete Wentz said in a recent interview. "He's got an incredible sense of melody that's kind of out there. It's like you can tell it's a mix from all over kind of the globe, which is cool, and super inspired by seeing my kids and that they just listen to song, to song, to song, to song and it's going from Queen to Lil Uzi to you know..." Read more: iheart.com
  9. FALL OUT BOY JUST DROPPED A NEW SINGLE FEAT. WYCLEF JEAN + ANNOUNCED ‘BELIEVERS NEVER DIE, VOL. 2’
    Fall Out Boy  have released their first new music since their 2018 EP 'Lake Effect Kid', and it features rapper  Wyclef Jean . New single 'Dear Future Self (Hands Up)' is accompanied by the announcement that Fall Out Boy are set to release a 'Best Of' album - 'Greatest Hits: Believers Never Die - Volume Two' on November 15.  Read more: rocksound.tv
  10. Wyclef Jean Fails To Impress Daughter At VMAs, Talks Jersey Hip-Hop Performance (Exclusive)
    The Fugees founder talks about closing out the VMAs with Queen Latifah, Fetty Wap, Redman and Naughty by Nature! Wyclef Jean says it’s the “coolest thing” to take his daughter to the 2019 MTV VMAs — even if she may not realize how famous her dad really is. While speaking with TooFab on the red carpet, the hip-hop and R&B legend shared his excitement over bringing 14-year-old daughter, Angelina, to her very first MTV Video Music Awards. Read more:  toofab.com