Biography

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Wyclef Jean (born October 17, 1969 in Croix-des-Bouquets) is a Haitian musician, record producer, and politician. At age nine, Jean moved to the United States with his family and has spent much of his life in the country. He first received fame as a member of the acclaimed New Jersey hip hop group the Fugees. Along with being a world famous and highly respected performing artist, he is now a visiting fellow at Brown University in the Department of Africana Studies.

On August 5, 2010, Jean filed for candidacy in the 2010 Haitian presidential election, although the Electoral Commission subsequently ruled him ineligible to stand as he had not met the requirement to have been resident in Haiti for five years.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Wyclef Jean, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Wyclef Jean (born October 17, 1969 in Croix-des-Bouquets) is a Haitian musician, record producer, and politician. At age nine, Jean moved to the United States with his family and has spent much of his life in the country. He first received fame as a member of the acclaimed New Jersey hip hop group the Fugees. Along with being a world famous and highly respected performing artist, he is now a visiting fellow at Brown University in the Department of Africana Studies.

On August 5, 2010, Jean filed for candidacy in the 2010 Haitian presidential election, although the Electoral Commission subsequently ruled him ineligible to stand as he had not met the requirement to have been resident in Haiti for five years.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Wyclef Jean, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 33

Birthday 1969-10-17

Place of Birth Croix-des-Bouquets, Haiti

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • The Fugees

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2019 Montreux Jazz Festival 2013 - Remember Claude Nobs
2017 Avicii: True Stories as Himself
2017 1804: The Hidden History of Haiti as Himself
2013 Wyclef Jean - Montreux Jazz Festival 2013
2012 Black November as Timi Gabriel
2010 Hope for Haiti as Himself
2008 Celia: The Queen as himself
2007 Wyclef Jean: All Star Jam at Carnegie Hall as Wyclef Jean
2006 30 Rock (1 episode)
2006 Black and Blue: Legends of the Hip-Hop Cop as Himself
2005 Dirty as Baine
2005 The Tyra Banks Show (1 episode)
2005 Dave Chappelle's Block Party as Wyclef Jean
2005 Be Cool as Wyclef Jean
2005 One Last Thing... as Emmett Ducasse
2004 Tout le monde en parle (1 episode) as Himself
2004 The Celebrity Apprentice (1 episode)
2004 Full Clip as Narrator
2003 Michael Jackson: Number Ones as Self
2003 The Ellen DeGeneres Show (1 episode)
2003 Jimmy Kimmel Live! (2 episodes)
2002 The Country Bears as Himself
2002 Shottas as Richie Effs
2001 Carmen: A Hip Hopera as Fortune Teller
2000 106 & Park (1 episode)
1999 Third Watch (5 episodes)
1999 A Tribute To Johnny Cash as Performer
1996 The Daily Show with Trevor Noah (1 episode)
1996 The Rosie O'Donnell Show (1 episode)
1992 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (1 episode)
1992 ECHO-Verleihung (1 episode) as himself

Sound

2002 Shottas Music
1999 Life Original Music Composer
1997 Love Jones Music

Production

2002 Shottas Executive Producer

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