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Jean, Wyclef

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  • Variants

    • Jean, Clef
    • Jean, Jeannel Wyclef
    • Jean, Nel Wyclef
    • Jean, Nelust Wyclef
    • Jean, W. (Wyclef)
    • Wyclef
    • Wyclef Jean
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1969-10-17
    • Birth Place

        Croix des Bouquets (Haiti)
    • Associated Locale

    • Associated Locale

        Newark (N.J.)
    • Gender

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  • Sources

    • found: The sopranos [SR] p1999:label (Wyclef Jean)
    • found: Jean, W. The ecleftic [SR] p2000:label (Wyclef Jean) insert (Wyclef Jean, vocals; W. Jean)
    • found: Columbia Records WWW site, Feb. 12, 2002(Wyclef Jean; filed under W)
    • found: All Music Guide WWW site, Feb. 12, 2002(Wyclef Jean; b. Oct. 17, 1972; Haitian MC and producer; Jean treated as surname)
    • found: Int. ww in mus. Vol. 2, Pop. mus., 3rd ed.(Jean, Wyclef (Jeannel Wyclef Jean); b. Oct. 17, 1972, Haiti; vocalist, rapper)
    • found: Contemporary musicians:v. 17 (under Fugees: Wyclef "Clef" Jean; b. ca. 1971, Haiti; guitarist)
    • found: Contemporary musicians:v. 22 (Jean, Wyclef; b. Nel Wyclef Jean, 1971, Haiti; guitarist)
    • found: Enc. of pop. mus., 3rd ed.(Wyclef; b. Wyclef Jean, Haiti; lead rapper of the Fugees)
    • found: The Rolling stone enc. of rock & roll, 2001(under Fugees: Nelust Wyclef Jean; Wyclef Jean; b. Oct. 17, 1970, Haiti; voc., gtr., kybds.)
    • found: Int. ww in pop. mus., 19th ed.(Jean, Wyclef; born October 17, 1972, Croix-des-Bouquets; Haitian singer and rap artist)
    • found: Wikipedia, December 10, 2018(Wyclef Jean; born Nel Ust Wyclef Jean, October 17, 1969 [cites and Time], Croix-des-Bouquets, Haiti; immigrated to United States in 1979; graduated from Vailsburg High School, Newark, New Jersey; Haitian rapper, musician, and actor)
    • found: AllMusic, December 10, 2018(Wyclef Jean; born Nelust Wyclef Jean, October 17, 1972 [panel has October 17, 1969], Croix-des-Bouquets, Haiti; lead Fugees rapper and "sometime guitarist")
    • found: Internet Archive Wayback Machine, December 10, 2018:Time, August 21, 2010 (Before he announced on August 5 that he was running for President of Haiti, Wyclef Jean was still listing his age as only 37 years old. But after declaring himself a presidential candidate, the Haitian-American hip-hop star also decided to come clean and confirm that he was really 40.)
  • LC Classification

    • ML420.J322
  • Change Notes

    • 2000-09-26: new
    • 2018-12-11: revised
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