Wyclef Jean

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Wyclef Jean is a Haitian rapper, singer-songwriter, musician and actor. He first achieved fame as a member of the New Jersey hip hop group the Fugees. Jean has won three Grammy Awards for his musical work. On August 5, 2010, Jean filed for candidacy in the 2010 Haitian presidential election. The Electoral Commission ruled him ineligible to stand for... See full bio »

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Be Cool
Mon, Aug 02 4:24 PM PDT on HBOZ (516)
Wild 'N Out
Wyclef/Sara Sampaio (S10, Ep12)
Tue, Aug 03 8:00 PM PDT on VH1 (050)

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Hotel Rwanda Soundtrack
Quantum of Solace Soundtrack


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 2019 Fall Out Boy Feat. Wyclef Jean: Dear Future Self (Hands Up) (Video short)
Wyclef Jean (voice)
 2016 Wyclef Jean featuring Young Thug: I Swear (Video short)
Wyclef Jean
 2016 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Vincent Love
- Broken Rhymes (2016) ... Vincent Love
 2014 Wyclef Jean Feat. Avicii: Divine Sorrow (Video short)
Wyclef Jean (voice)
 2014 Wyclef Jean Feat. Avicii: Divine Sorrow - Lyric Video (Video short)
Wyclef Jean (voice)
 2012-2013 Nashville (TV Series)
Dominic Wells
- When You're Tired of Breaking Other Hearts (2013) ... Dominic Wells
- I'm Sorry for You, My Friend (2013) ... Dominic Wells
- Be Careful of the Stones You Throw (2013) ... Dominic Wells
- Where He Leads Me (2012) ... Dominic Wells
- Lovesick Blues (2012) ... Dominic Wells
 2012 Black November
Timi Gabriel
 2010 Artists for Haiti: We Are the World 25 for Haiti (Video short)
Wyclef Jean (singing voice)
 2009 30 Rock (TV Series)
Wyclef Jean - He Needs a Kidney Performed by
- Kidney Now! (2009) ... Wyclef Jean - He Needs a Kidney Performed by
 2007 Wyclef Jean Feat. Paul Simon: Fast Car (Video short)
Wyclef Jean
 2007 T.I. Feat. Wyclef Jean: You Know What It Is (Video short)
Wyclef Jean
 2007 Redline
Actor (uncredited)
 2006 Ying Yang Twins Feat. Wyclef Jean: Dangerous (Video short)
Wyclef Jean
 2006 Shakira Feat. Wyclef Jean: Hips Don't Lie (Video short)
Wyclef Jean
 2005 Dirty
 2005 One Last Thing...
Emmett Ducasse (as Nelust Wyclef Jean)
 2005 Third Watch (TV Series)
Marcel Hollis
- Goodbye to Camelot (2005) ... Marcel Hollis
- End of Tour (2005) ... Marcel Hollis
- Kingpin Rising (2005) ... Marcel Hollis
- In the Family Way (2005) ... Marcel Hollis
 2005 Be Cool
Wyclef Jean
 2004 Full Clip
 2004 Mase: Welcome Back (Video short)
 2004 Various Artists: Wake Up Everybody (Video short)
 2004 American Dreams (TV Series)
Curtis Mayfield
- No Way Out (2004) ... Curtis Mayfield
 2003 Luther Vandross: Dance with My Father (Video short)
Wyclef Jean
 2002 Shottas
 2001 City High Feat. Eve: Caramel (Video short)
Wyclef Jean
 2001 Wyclef Jean: Wish You Were Here (Video short)
Wyclef Jean
 2001 All Star Tribute: What's Going on (Video short)
Wyclef Jean
 2001 Carmen: A Hip Hopera (TV Movie)
Fortune Teller
 2000 Beenie Man Feat. Wyclef Jean: Love Me Now (Video short)
Wyclef Jean
 2000 Santana Feat. the Product G&B: Maria Maria (Video short)
Wyclef Jean
 1999 Destiny's Child: Bug a Boo (Video short)
Wyclef Jean
 1999 Whitney Houston: My Love Is Your Love (Video short)
Wyclef Jean
 1998 Cam'ron: Horse & Carriage (Video short)
 1998 Cam'ron: Horse & Carriage (Remix) (Video short)
 1998 Wyclef Jean: Another One Bites the Dust (Video short)
Wyclef Jean
 1997 Wyclef Jean: Gone Till November (Video short)
Wyclef Jean
 1997 Destiny's Child: No, No, No - Part 2 (Video short)
Wyclef Jean
 1997 Wyclef Jean: We Trying to Stay Alive (Video short)
Wyclef Jean
 1996 Fugees: Killing Me Softly (Video short)
Wyclef Jean
 1996 Fugees Feat. Stephen Marley: No Woman, No Cry (Video short)
Wyclef Jean
 1996 Fugees: Ready or Not (Video short)
Wyclef Jean
 1996 Fugees: Fu-Gee-La (Video short)
The Preacher's Son
 1994 Fugees: Boof Baf (Video short)
Wyclef Jean
 1994 Fugees: Nappy Heads (Video short)
Wyclef Jean
 1994 Fugees: Vocab (Video short)
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Other Works:

Music video for City High: "What Would You Do?" See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Interviews | 1 Article | 1 Pictorial | See more »

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Alternate Names:

The Fugees | Fugees | Nelust Wyclef Jean | Wyclef


5' 11" (1.8 m)

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The objective of Yéle Haïti is to restore pride and a reason to hope, and for the whole country to regain the deep spirit and strength that is part of our heritage. See more »


With his cousin Pras Michel and Lauryn Hill, formed a group called the Tranzlator Crew before becoming Fugees. See more »

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