lauryn hill

Essays

Lauryn Hill Shouldn't Still Have To Correct You

Twenty years ago, Lauryn Hill outlined a solo album that dismantled the restrictions society projected on her and two decades later, she’s still fighting to define herself.
Kristin Corry
8.29.18
Noisey News

Lauryn Hill Denies Mistreating Her Band and Stealing Parts of 'Miseducation'

"I reject being pigeonholed or pinned down by someone else’s uninformed concept of me. I’m my own person, free to explore my potential like everyone else," Hill wrote in a Medium post.
Alex Robert Ross
8.28.18
New music

A$AP Rocky Drops New Album ‘TESTING’ feat Frank Ocean, FKA Twigs, and More

'TESTING' is finally here, featuring collabs with Skepta, Lauryn Hill, Playboi Carti, and more.
Shaad D’Souza
5.25.18
Internet videos of paticular importance

Lauryn Hill Remixes Drake's "Nice for What," Completes the Circle

At New York's Apollo Theatre last night, the hip-hop icon remixed the remix to "Ex-Factor."
Alex Robert Ross
5.2.18
New music

Drake Drops New Lauryn Hill-Sampling Track "Nice For What"

The video features Tiffany Haddish, Syd, Rashida Jones, Olivia Wilde, Emma Roberts, and literally so, so many more.
Shaad D’Souza
4.7.18
grammys 2018

What Is The Grammys' Beef With Black Women?

Women were shut out of this year’s Grammys, but SZA’s five-nomination snub felt like watching Beyoncé lose all over again.
Kristin Corry
1.29.18
thump news

Lauryn Hill Joins DJ Snake for a Surprise Coachella Performance

The two performed a handful of Fugees tracks.
Britt Julious
4.16.17
feminism

How Black Female MCs Changed the Conversation Through Hip-Hop

Lady B, Salt-N-Pepa, Missy, Lauryn Hill, Foxy Brown, Lil' Kim, and Nicki Minaj—it's time we recognized all of their contributions to feminism.
Lindsey Addawoo
3.31.17
Noisey News

Kendrick Lamar's 'To Pimp a Butterfly' Will Be Archived in Harvard's Library

Along with 'The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill,' 'The Low End Theory,' and Nas' 'Illmatic.'
Phil Witmer
1.31.17
Noisey

Why Princess Nokia Matters Now, More Than Ever

Destiny Frasqueri, aka Princess Nokia, knows herself. You should too.
Amani Bin Shikhan
1.29.17
Op-Ed

Little Simz Is Pioneering UK Rap, So Why Won’t the Industry Support Her?

Just because an artist refuses to fit into the prescribed notions of what a British act sounds like, doesn’t mean our award systems should ignore her.
Daisy Jones
12.1.16
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Lauryn Hill’s Acoustic Performance of “I Find It Hard to Say (Rebel)” Will Cleanse Your Soul

"Old tune, new version, same context, even more relevant now: sick and tired of being sick and tired.”
Noisey Staff
10.24.16
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