23.08.2021 Artist Focus: Lauryn Hill

DJ Lucy Bee
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Episode

Some artists leave a legacy that stretches far beyond a great single or a number 1 album. 

Artist Focus is a new series hosted by the extended Melodic Distraction family that deep dives into the life and times of the musicians that have defined the sound of modern music. From the stone cold classics to the unearthed gems and forgotten B-sides, our community tribute an hour of music by a single artist that has had a notable impact on their life.

This artist in focus is looking at the life and music of Lauryn Hill, as an artist who has inspired so many people in the world of Hip-hop, and beyond. Starting off in The Fugees and then creating the masterpiece that is The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill in her solo career, Lauryn has such power and beauty In her music and collaborations and has been so influential in my journey of music.

Tracklist

Lauryn Hill  – Superstar
Fugees  – Refugees On The Mic
Fugees – Ready Or Not
Fugees – Killing Me Softly With His Song 
Lauryn Hill – Ex- Factor
Lauryn Hill – To Zion 
Lauryn Hill  – Doo Woop (That Thing)
Bob Marley & Lauryn Hill – Turn Your Lights Down Low
Lauryn Hill  – I Gotta Find Peace Of Mind
Lauryn Hill – Mystery of Iniquity
Nas ft Lauryn Hill  – If I Ruled The World (Imagine That)
Pusha T ft Lauryn Hill – Coming Home