Lauryn Hill

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READ: Lauryn Hill Breaks Silence, Addresses Critics in 3,000-Plus Word Statement

“People can sometimes confuse kindness for weakness, and silence for weakness as well. When this happens, I have to speak up.”

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'The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill' By The Numbers

The record that made Lauryn Hill a solo superstar turns 20 this week. We look back at its impact and legacy with some notable numbers.

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Lauryn Hill Commemorates 20th Anniversary of 'The Miseducation' With New Tour

Hill: “I hope the love and energy that permeated this work can continue to inspire change with love and optimism at the helm.”

ICYMI: WATCH Andra Day 'Rise Up' With Powerful 'Black Girls Rock!' Performance

Day performed for the 10th anniversary celebration of youth empowerment non-profit “Black Girls Rock!,” which honored Shonda Rimes and Amandla Stenberg, among others. 

READ: Perspectives From Afropunk On Evolution Of the Movement

Check out this piece from Racked on the evolution of the now-heralded Afropunk Festival which begins in Brooklyn tomorrow. 

Check Out More Covers From the New Nina Simone Tribute Album

Listen to evocative, lush versions of “Black Is the Color of My True Love’s Hair,” ”My Baby Just Cares for Me,” and “Baltimore.”   

Grace Jones, Lauryn Hill and Others Set to Headline Afropunk 2015

Jones and Hill will join Lenny Kravitz, Kelis and Danny Brown as headliners for the growing festival. 

Lauryn Hill Cancels Israel Performance

Ms. Hill backs out because she can’t perform in Palestine’s West Bank as well.

'Miseducation of Lauryn Hill' Now In the Library of Congress

L-Boogie joins the greats in Congress registry.

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Some of Wednesday’s big stories

Lauryn Hill Gave Kendrick Lamar Some Great Advice

He’s trying to survive the rap business.

Watch Lauryn Hill Perform 'Ready or Not' Live in Ghana

She rocked it.

Talib Kweli: Lauryn Hill Doesn't Owe Us Anything

The rapper responds to criticism of her on Medium.

Listen: Ms. Lauryn Hill's 'Black Rage' Responds to Ferguson

‘When the dogs bite, when the beatings, when I’m feeling sad’

Watch Beyonce Cover Lauryn Hill's 'Ex-Factor'

And the crowd in New Orleans loved it.

Lauryn Hill is Touring the U.S. and Europe This Summer

Check these dates for a performance near you.

Artist Re-Imagines Hit Black Pop Culture Posters

Meet Xavier Payne, a 25-year-old graphic designer from Nashville.

Lauryn Hill Drops Trippy Video For 'Consumerism'

The reclusive artist just dropped the video for her latest track.

Lauryn Hill Announces 'Homecoming' NYC Concert Date

Tickets are on sale now.

Lauryn Hill Marks Release From Prison With New Track 'Consumerism'

The former Fugees singer is back to making music.