Sensational R&B, soul, and hip hop artists Lauryn Hill and Nas are bringing their signature sounds to the Blue Hills Bank Pavilion!
Lauryn Hill was born in East Orange (New Jersey) in 1975 and is a singer, songwriter, rapper, record producer, and actress. She began her musical journey by singing with her family when she was a child. She made a breakthrough when she joined hip-hop group, The Fugees, and released 2 albums with them. The band split in 1997 after which she focused on her solo career which has produced 1 studio album, 1 live album, and 10 singles. The album (The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill) earned Lauryn 11 Grammy Award nominations of which she won 5 for Best New Artist, Best R&B Song, Best Female R&B Vocal Performance, Best R&B Album, and Album of the Year. It became the first hip hop record to win an Album of the Year Grammy and Lauryn became the first woman to win 5 Grammys in one night. The album also won a Billboard Music Award (for R&B Album of the Year) and Lauryn also won an American Music Award (for Best New Soul/R&B Artist), a Soul Train Award, and was nominated for a Brit Award (for Best International Female Solo Artist).
Don’t miss your chance to see the artist who was the creative force behind some of the most innovative hip-hop of the '90s, both with the Fugees and as a solo act!