Posts Tagged ‘lauryn hill’

Great Songs From (Mostly) Horrible Movies

The late '90s represented the nadir for “black film,” but it was also, strangely, the absolute apex of the black film soundtrack. If we followed the history of these films (defined as movies that have been... Read more »

Listen to Lauryn Hill’s Version of Nina Simone’s “Black Is the Color of My True Love’s Hair”

Getting news about any new music from Lauryn Hill is enough to instantly excite fans who have been waiting years to get new material from her. Within just a few days, Ms. Hill has delivered not... Read more »

Lauryn Hill Raps Over Nina Simone In Her New Tribute “I’ve Got Life”

It’s pretty difficult to go wrong when you have Lauryn Hill and Nina Simone on the same track (even if, unfortunately, they didn’t get to record in the same room…can you even imagine?). Here, we have... Read more »

Lauryn Hill’s Cover of Nina Simone’s “Feeling Good” Is Amazing

If there’s one artist that has been on extensive hiatus, it’s Lauryn Hill. Fans have been clamoring for her return, but most appearances since the GRAMMY-winning debut album The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill have been live... Read more »

AfroPunk Festival 2015 Lineup Includes Grace Jones, Lauryn Hill, Lenny Kravitz, Danny Brown, Kaytranada and More

Each year as the crowds begin to grow, so does the lineup for Brooklyn’s AfroPunk Festival. This year the festival has expanded by having a recent show in Paris, as well as an upcoming one in... Read more »

Listen To Fugees Classic ‘The Score’ As A Lauryn Hill Solo Album

An enterprising Lauryn Hill fan decided to modify The Fugees classic 1996 album The Score to better suit his own preferences—by simply erasing all of Pras and Wyclef’s verses. “I’ve always wondered what a solo album... Read more »

Lauryn Hill Performs Acoustic Session In Her Living Room

Fans in Nigeria got the bad news that Lauryn Hill would not be performing in Lagos like they thought she would. Unfortunately, promoter arrangements prevented the concert from happening, but L-Boogie was ready to make it... Read more »

Lauryn Hill Extends Small Axe: Acoustic Performance Series

Earlier this month, Lauryn Hill made headlines by announcing that she would be doing a short series of live shows starting in February. Rather than heading out on a grand tour, Hill will be doing a... Read more »

Lauryn Hill Announces an Acoustic Tour, But Will a Ticket Be Worth the Money?

This week has been thick with news of future shows, including lineup announcements for both Coachella and Governors Ball (and the Ultra Music Festival, if you swing that way). Word also broke that in February Lauryn... Read more »

“I Am Not a Robot”: Lauryn Hill Explains to a Heckler in London Why She Was Late

About a week ago, Lauryn Hill became a trending topic on Twitter for all the wrong reasons, as her first UK live performance for nearly five years did not impress a lot of ticket buyers. According to... Read more »