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Lauryn Hill

American rapper and singer

Lauryn Hill is ...


Born 26 May 1975 in East Orange and Newark
Age 48 years, 1 months

Sex or gender female
Country of citizenship United States of America
Spouse Rohan Marley
Occupation actor, singer-songwriter, musician, composer, rapper, television actor, guitarist, pianist, film actor, singer, record producer and recording artist
Nominated for Grammy Award for Best New Artist
Instrument voice and acoustic guitar
Awards Grammy Award for Best New Artist and Amadeus Austrian Music Awards
Genre soul music, hip hop music, neo soul, rhythm and blues and reggae
Voice type mezzo-soprano
Member of Fugees
Twitter username MsLaurynHill
Instagram username mslaurynhill
Educated at Columbia High School
Field of work music composing

About Lauryn Hill

Lauryn Hill burst onto the music scene in the mid-1990s as a member of the hip-hop group The Fugees. Her soulful voice and socially conscious lyrics quickly made her a fan favorite. But it was her solo album, "The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill," that cemented her status as a musical icon.

Born in South Orange, New Jersey in 1975, Hill grew up in a musical family. Her mother was a teacher and her father was a computer programmer and musician. Hill began singing in church at a young age and later attended Columbia High School, where she met future Fugees bandmates Wyclef Jean and Pras Michel.

After releasing two albums with The Fugees, Hill embarked on a solo career. "The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill" was released in 1998 and became an instant classic. The album, which featured hits like "Doo Wop (That Thing)" and "Ex-Factor," won five Grammy Awards and sold over 19 million copies worldwide.

Despite her success, Hill struggled with the pressures of fame and the music industry. She took a hiatus from music in the early 2000s and faced legal troubles, including tax evasion charges.

In recent years, Hill has returned to the stage and continues to inspire fans with her powerful voice and socially conscious lyrics. She remains a trailblazer in the music industry and a symbol of strength and resilience.


- "Lauryn Hill Biography.", A&E Television Networks, 13 Apr. 2021,

- "Lauryn Hill." Rolling Stone, 2021,

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