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Lauryn Hill

Lauryn Hill, a native of South Orange, New Jersey, first came to attention with the multi-talented Fugees. Their first album, "Blunted On Reality", went virtually unnoticed by the public; their real breakthrough came with the sophomore album, "The Score", which featured "Killing Me Softly". That album stills remains the worldwide top-selling rap ... See full bio »
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 2015-2016 The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Bryan Cranston/Demi Lovato/The Weeknd (2016) ... (performer: "In the Night" - as Ms. Lauryn Hill)
- Ice T/Bella Thorne/Ms. Lauryn Hill (2015) ... (performer: "Feeling Good" - as Ms. Lauryn Hill)
 2016 How to Be Single (performer: "Can't Take My Eyes Off Of You")
 2015 Pitch Perfect 2 (writer: "Doo Wop (That Thing)")
 2014 Glee (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Back-Up Plan (2014) ... (writer: "Doo Wop (That Thing)" - uncredited)
 2014 One Hit Wonderland (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Ghetto Supastar by Pras (2014) ... (performer: "Doo Wop (That Thing)", "Everything Is Everything")
 2013 My Mad Fat Diary (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Don't Ever Tell Anybody Anything (2013) ... (writer: "Fu-Gee-La" - uncredited)
 2013 Rap Critic Reviews (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Top 8 Best Rap Songs of 2012 (2013) ... (performer: "That Thing")
  Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes, 2011) (writer - 1 episode, 2011)
- Betty White/Jeff Gordon/Gears of War 3/Lauryn Hill (2011) ... (performer: "Doo Wop (That Thing)" - as Ms. Lauryn Hill) / (writer: "Doo Wop (That Thing)" - as Ms. Lauryn Hill)
- Episode #3.72 (2011) ... (performer: "Chances Are", "Could You Be Loved" - as Ms. Lauryn Hill)
 2010 Todd's Pop Song Reviews (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Top Ten Worst Hit Songs of 2009 (2010) ... (writer: "Killing Them Softly")
 2007 Surf's Up (performer: "Lose Myself" - as Ms. Lauryn Hill) / (producer: "Lose Myself" - as Ms. Lauryn Hill) / (writer: "Lose Myself" - as Ms. Lauryn Hill)
 2005 Block Party (Documentary) (writer: "Nappy Heads")
 2003-2005 Australian Idol (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Wildcard Performance Show (2005) ... (writer: "To Zion")
- Group 3 Performance Show (2003) ... (writer: "Ex-Factor")
- Group 1 Performance Show (2003) ... (writer: "To Zion")
 2005 Rize (Documentary) (performer: "Tell Him") / (writer: "Tell Him")
 2004 New Zealand Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Top 24 Group 2 Performance Show (2004) ... (writer: "Everything Is Everything")
 2004 Iron Jawed Angels (TV Movie) (performer: "Everything Is Everything" (1998)) / (writer: "Everything Is Everything" (1998))
 2002 Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood (performer: "Selah" (2002)) / (producer: "Selah" (2002)) / (writer: "Selah" (2002))
  S.P.U.N.G (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2002) (music - 1 episode, 2002) (performer - 1 episode, 2002)
- Jag tar det imorgon (2002) ... (lyrics: "Ex-Factor") / (music: "Ex-Factor") / (performer: "Ex-Factor")
 2002 Ha-Chevre Ha-Tovim (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Ha-Chagiga (2002) ... ("Can't Take My Eyes off You", uncredited)
 2001 Down to Earth (arranger: "Everything Is Everything") / (performer: "Everything Is Everything") / (writer: "Everything Is Everything")
 2000 Soul Food (TV Series) (writer: "All That I Can Say")
 2000 Our Song (writer: "Doo Wop (That Thing)")
 1999 The Best Man (performer: "Turn Your Lights Down Low")
  Undressed (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1999) (writer - 1 episode, 1999)
- The Wrapper and the Rapper (1999) ... (performer: "Ex-Factor") / (writer: "Ex-Factor")
 1999 The Mod Squad (performer: "Everything Is Everything") / (producer: "Here But I'm Gone") / (writer: "Everything Is Everything")
 1999 Daria (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Through a Lens Darkly (1999) ... (performer: "Doo Wop (That Thing)")
 1998 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Vince Vaughn/Lauryn Hill (1998) ... (performer: "Doo Wop (That Thing)", "Ex-Factor" - uncredited)
 1998 Felicity (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Hot Objects (1998) ... ("Every Ghetto, Every City", uncredited)
 1998 Free Tibet (Documentary) (writer: "Fu-Gee-La" - as L. Hill)
 1997 Conspiracy Theory (performer: "Can't Take My Eyes Off You") / (producer: "Can't Take My Eyes Off You")
 1997 Love Jones (performer: "The Sweetest Thing") / (writer: "The Sweetest Thing")
 1996 When We Were Kings (Documentary) (producer: "Rumble In The Jungle") / (writer: "Rumble In The Jungle")
 1993 Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit (performer: "His Eye Is On The Sparrow", "Joyful, Joyful")
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Other Works:

Music video for Nas: "If I Ruled The World" See more »

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2 Interviews | 7 Articles | 2 Pictorials | 10 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

The Fugees | Fugees | Ms. Lauryn Hill


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I'm trying to open up my range and really sing more. With The Fugees initially, and even with 'Miseducation,' it was very hip-hop - always a singing over beats. I don't think people have really heard me sing out. So if I do record again, perhaps it will have an expanded context. Where people can hear a bit more. See more »


Ranked #17 on VH1's 50 Greatest Hip Hop Artists along with The Fugees. See more »


Dreadlocks, husky voice



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