Tagged: Lauryn Hill


Nas Invited Lauryn Hill and Damian Marley to His Coachella Set

Nas‘ 20th anniversary celebration of Illmatic continued this weekend at Coachella. Jay Z didn’t make an appearance this time but Lauryn Hill did, joining Nas to perform their collaborative track “If I Ruled the World … read more »

POSTED April 20, 2014 4:11PM IN MUSIC, MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , ,

Kanye West Is Ready to Try Bonnaroo Again

This summer Kanye West will return to Bonnaroo, for the first time since his disastrous showing six years ago, to headline the three-day festival, alongside Elton John, Jack White, Lionel Richie and Vampire Weekend. In … read more »

POSTED February 20, 2014 1:32AM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , , , ,

Watch Lauryn Hill Cover The Beatles

Last night, Lauryn Hill made her first TV appearance since being released from prison on Late Show with David Letterman. Hill capped off a week of Beatles tributes to mark the 50th anniversary of the … read more »

POSTED February 8, 2014 12:51PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (2) TAGS: , ,

Video: Ms. Lauryn Hill, “Ex-Factor (Live)”

Last month, after a three-month stay in a Connecticut prison, Ms. Lauryn Hill made her return to the stage in New York, alternately seething and happy, with plenty of power. Read FADER’s review of the … read more »

POSTED December 18, 2013 11:18AM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (2) TAGS: ,

Video: Lauryn Hill, “Consumerism”

“Consumerism” is so loaded, so knotted with ideologies, that even Lauryn Hill herself had to race to keep up when she performed it for the first time in New York last week. So this new … read more »

POSTED December 4, 2013 9:18PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: ,
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Live: Lauryn Hill Demands to Be Heard in Post-Prison Return

Ms. Hill comes back giddy but defiant At her first concert since she spent three months in prison in Danbury, Conn., Ms. Lauryn Hill did not directly address the sentence for tax evasion that landed … read more »

POSTED November 28, 2013 9:01AM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (4) TAGS: , , , , ,

Stream: Lauryn Hill, “Consumerism”

This morning, Lauryn Hill was released from a minimum security prison in Danbury, CT after serving a three-month tax evasion sentence. Last night, recorded who-knows-when, she released a nimble freedom song, “Consumerism,” along with this … read more »

POSTED October 4, 2013 10:39AM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , ,

Lauryn Hill Sentenced to Three Months in Prison

Lauryn Hill has been sentenced to three months in prison followed by three months of home confinement, the AP reports. Last summer, Hill pled guilty to federal income tax evasion after failing to pay taxes … read more »

POSTED May 6, 2013 6:32PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: ,

Stream: Lauryn Hill, “Neurotic Society (Compulsory Mix)”

Lauryn Hill dropped a fast-talking new single called “Neurotic Society (Compulsory Mix)” this weekend, on the heels of a million-dollar deal with Sony, amidst rumors that she’s running the risk of imprisonment for tax evasion … read more »

POSTED May 6, 2013 11:05AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: ,

Lauryn Hill Faces Prison After Pleading Guilty to Federal Tax Charges

Earlier this month, we reported that Lauryn Hill was facing charges from the IRS, owing $1.8 million in income taxes for the years 2005-07. In court today, Hill pled guilty. The singer could face up … read more »

POSTED June 29, 2012 3:13PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,