Wyclef Jean Talks Fugees, Political Climate, Young Thug + New EP 'Juve'

The legendary Wyclef Jean dropped by the AT&T studios to talk to his long time friend Angie Martinez and while together the two talk about:

  • That time he helped Angie work on her album back in the '00s when she had no idea how to put an album together.
  • Where The Fugees stand today and him being the “There’s small communications…not bad vibes.  
  • "I feel a unity and a whole vibe coming" he says about the tension we are current experiencing.
  • Recently spending time in Switzerland 
  • Working on solutions as an audio engineer
  • Putting out an "acoustic trap” which was streamed by millions of millennials giving him a whole new sense 
  • Spending time with Young Thug who is obsessed with Wyclef and even named a song after him in his recent album. 
  • Practically saving Destiny’s Child’s career when they were about to be dropped from their label by remixing ‘No No No’ which led to a tour together.
  • The time he spent with Whitney Houston, Mya, Mary J. Blige and Ol Dirty Bastard.  “ODB was a special genius” he says about working with the late rapper.
  • Getting to work with the legendary Celia Cruz before she passed. “She was an incredible soul and spirit” says Wyclef.
  • His upcoming EP which he titled ‘Juve’ and which will come in two parts and will get people ready for ‘The Carnival 3.
  • Wyclef’s thoughts on the current situation in the United States.
  • Putting on an amazing show when he performs and needing a huge 
  • Being responsible for countless records around the world and how Angie helped women stay on the right track with her legendary radio show.
  • We also get a in studio performance from Wyclef and his new artist, Farina, who is from Colombia.
 
Angie Martinez

Angie Martinez

Angie Martinez is recognized as one of the most influential personalities in popular culture and multi-media. Originally known as “The Voice of New York,” Angie’s nearly 20 years of on-air hosting experience has led her to become the media... Read more

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