Wyclef Jean

Wyclef Jean Named Visiting Fellow at Brown University
He may have been rejected as a candidate for presidency in Haiti, but Wyclef Jean has been accepted at Rhode Island's Brown University. The Ivy League institution has accepted the producer/rapper/singer as a visiting fellow -- a scholar, practitioner invited to join the faculty for a limited ti…
Wyclef Jean Hospitalized for Stress and Fatigue
Wyclef Jean hasn't had much of a break since campaigning to be elected president of Haiti, and it seems that all the stress has finally gotten to him. The singer-songwriter/political activist allegedly checked himself into a New Jersey hospital due to stress and fatigue, with inside sources rea…
Wyclef Surrenders in Battle for Haitian Presidential Bid
Three weeks ago, Wyclef Jean was still determined to protest his denied bid for the Haitian Presidency, when he released the song 'Prison for the CEP,' attacking the Haitian Electoral Committee. But on Tuesday, September 21, the former Fugees singer issued a statement explaining that he is…
Wyclef Disses Sean Penn, Pras at New York Concert
Former Haitian presidential hopeful Wyclef Jean performed a controversial new song in New York this past weekend, attacking two of his campaign's most vocal critics -- Sean Penn and Pras.
Taking the stage at Hot 97's On Da Reggae Tip concert at the Hammerstein Ballroom in NYC, 'Clef aimed some vitrio…
Wyclef Jean Releases Song Protesting Presidential Ban
Wyclef Jean is protesting his exclusion from Haiti's upcoming presidential election through song.
Wyclef released 'Prizon Pou K.E.P.A.' via his Twitter account on Wednesday, August 25. The song's title translates to "Prison for the CEP," the Haitian electoral committee which ruled 'Clef in…
Wyclef Says His Run for Haitian President Is Over
The Wyclef Jean presidency campaign saga has now officially ended before it really got started in any meaningful way. While the former Fugee tried to keep hope alive by claiming he was filing a legal appeal to the Haitian election board, who barred his candidacy last week, Clef has decided to fold h…
Wyclef Accuses Electoral Commission of ‘Trickery’
Wyclef Jean's bid to run for president of Haiti was denied last Friday (Aug. 20) when his name did not appear on the official list of approved candidates.
The 40-year-old musician has not taken the ruling lightly, and in addition to announcing plans to appeal the decision, Wyclef is now accusing…
Wyclef to Appeal Ban on Haiti Presidential Candidacy
Wyclef Jean has announced that he will fight the decision of the Haitian electoral board, which found him ineligible to run for president of the Caribbean country. Despite being disqualified as a potential candidate last week, Jean proclaimed that he will challenge the ruling...

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