Name: Wyclef Jean
Birth Name: 
Nelust Wyclef Jean
Birth Date: 
October 17, 1972
Birth Place: 
La Plaine, Haiti
Musician / Producer
Relationship Status: 
Married to Marie Claudinette Pierre-Jean
Celebrity Ranking # 302

Amanda Bynes to Meet with Wyclef Jean on Possible Collaboration; Apologizes to Drake

Posted Monday June 17, 2013 11:03 PM GMT

Perhaps ready to begin her music career, Amanda Bynes will be meeting with Wyclef Jean on Monday (June 17) to discuss a possible collaboration.

Dan Herman, who is the CEO of Chinga Chang Records told E! News that the pairing would produce an album that would “shock the world.”


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Wyclef Jean Lands Recurring Role on "Nashville"

Posted Tuesday October 23, 2012 10:47 PM GMT

Taking his musical talent to the small screen, Wyclef Jean has booked a multiple-episode arc on ABC’s “Nashville.”

According to a statement by The Hollywood Reporter on Friday (October 19), the Haitian rapper will play a music label exec on the new hit drama.


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Christina Hendricks & Co. Help Jaguar Launch New Luxury Sedan

Posted Saturday August 18, 2012 9:45 AM GMT

The always stunning Christina Hendricks was on hand to celebrate the launch of the Jaguar XJL Ultimate luxury sedan in Pebble Beach, FL on Friday night (August 17).

The “Mad Men” beauty donned a classy black ensemble and was joined by Adrien Brody and


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Wyclef Jean: Sarah Palin Supporter

Posted Thursday September 15, 2011 4:44 PM GMT

While most of the entertainment world has written Sarah Palin off, Wyclef Jean has taken a liking to the former Vice Presidential candidate.

The former Fugees singer confessed his love for Palin during a recent interview at the Urban Zen Center in New York City’s West Village.


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Wyclef Jean Talks Haiti Shooting

Posted Monday March 28, 2011 12:21 PM GMT

Keeping a positive mindset after being shot in the hand in Haiti last week, Wyclef Jean recently opened up about the terrifying incident.

Of the happening, the “Gone Til November” singer told, "It was definitely a graze. The bullet didn't go in or anything. There's a lot to the story.”


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Wyclef Jean Denies Cutting Self, Says "I Was Shot"

Posted Monday March 21, 2011 9:15 AM GMT

He’s always been a huge proponent in bettering the living conditions in Haiti, but Wyclef Jean claims his recent trip to the island nation resulted in him being shot in the hand.

The Fugees rapper was out campaigning for Haitian presidential candidate Michel Martelly when the incident occurred.

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Wyclef Jean "Doing Well" After Haiti Shooting

Posted Sunday March 20, 2011 10:34 AM GMT

Having flown to his native land for an election trip, Wyclef Jean is recovering after having been shot in the hand in Haiti on Saturday night (March 19).

Describing the wounds as superficial, the former Fugees musician's publicist Cindy Tanenbaum has since told CNN, "He is doing well."


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Wyclef Jean Hospitalized for Exhaustion

Posted Monday September 27, 2010 3:42 PM GMT

He’s been running himself dry over the past several months, and Wyclef Jean was recently hospitalized due to exhaustion.

According to MTV News, the “Gone Til November” rapper was taken to a New Jersey hospital after suffering stress and fatigue.


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