Posts tagged "Lauryn Hill"

Andy Grammer Is Making Big Strides in Music While Wearing French Bulldog Socks

Have you ever been in the supermarket when a song comes on, instilling an urge to swing the senior citizen buying radishes round and round? Artist on the rise Andy Grammer has hits that inspire such instantaneous joy, and you can just ask Mr. Finklestein from aisle seven for further confirmation.

Mia Lardiere / August 6, 2015

Lauryn Hill Releases ‘Consumerism’ to Celebrate Her Prison Release

Lauryn Hill was released from prison Friday and she’s celebrating by releasing a new single, “Consumerism.” The track features Hill speed-rapping through a list of modern society’s ills.

Robert Kessler / October 4, 2013

Lauryn Hill Pens Letter from Jail: ‘Thank You For The Letters of Concern and Well Wishes’

She may be behind bars, but that hasn’t stopped Lauryn Hill from writing a letter to her fans.
Some two weeks after Hill checked herself into jail for a three-month sentence for tax evasion, the following message was posted on her official Tumblr page:
“I have known since very young to look for the purpose…

Peggy Truong / July 21, 2013

Read Lauryn Hill’s Prison Menu

Three-course meals are a thing the past for Lauryn Hill. But she will be getting three solid meals a day behind bars.
Now that she’s checked into the Federal Correctional Institution in Danbury, Conn. for a three-month stay, Hill’s got an array of (semi) delectable menu options during her visit.
And because even Grammy Award-winning…

Andrea Simpson / July 8, 2013

Lauryn Hill Checks into Prison

After one last weekend of independence (but also Independence), Lauryn Hill has checked herself into prison to begin her three-month sentence for tax evasion. Hill will serve her sentence out at the Federal Correctional Institution in Danbury, Conn., according to TMZ.
The federal prison is reportedly a “minimum security type facility” and inmates live i…

Robert Kessler / July 8, 2013

‘Showbiz Tonight’ And Celebuzz Countdown: The Top 5 Buzzmakers Of The Week

What singer is going to the slammer? Will there be a Mission Impossible 5?
AJ Hammer of Showbiz Tonight counts down the top five buzzmakers of the week.
No. 5: Vinny Guadagnino – The Jersey Shore alum  has a new talk show, with a unique spin to it. It takes place in the Long Island, NY home…

Liz Calvario / May 12, 2013

Lauryn Hill Sentenced to Three Months in Prison

Lauryn Hill is getting a different kind of miseducation… about the penal system. A New Jersey judge has just sentenced the singer/actress to serve three months in prison and another three months in home confinement after failing to pay taxes on about $1 million in earnings.
Hill pleaded guilty to the charges after being arrested…

Robert Kessler / May 6, 2013