Ms. Lauryn Hill is Bringing Nas With Her to South Africa in 2019

Ms. Hill just announced the date for a Joburg concert.

Ms. Lauryn Hill will hit Joburg, South Africa, at the TicketPro Dome on the 2nd of February in 2019. The concert is part of her ongoing world tour to celebrate the 20th anniversary of her classic album The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill.


Nas is joining Ms. Hill on the date. So, this will be a treat for golden-era hip-hop fans.


Apart from celebrating her 1998 classic album, Ms. Hill will donate a portion of the ticket sales to the MLH Fund, which contributes support for education, health, education, technology and community-based business developments.

Ms. Hill has been to South Africa, a couple of times before. We are all crossing our fingers she shows up.

Tickets will go on sale on the 7

th of September at the Big Concerts SA website
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The Fugees Will Be Playing Live Concerts In Ghana & Nigeria

Ready or not.

The legendary Fugees have announced that they will be reuniting for their first shows in 15 years for a string of concerts across North America, Europe and West Africa.

The reunion tour will be celebrating the anniversary of their classic 1996 album, The Score.

Ms. Lauryn Hill, Wyclef Jean and Pras Michel will be embarking on a 12-city global tour, which will have them landing in Nigeria and Ghana for a pair of December show dates — we'll have more details on those to come.

The tour starts this week with a 'secret' pop-up show at an undisclosed location in New York City on Wednesday (9/22) in support of Global Citizen Live. The rest of the dates will kick-off in November and see The Fugees playing concerts across Chicago Los Angeles, Atlanta, Oakland, Miami, Newark, Paris, London, and Washington DC, before finishing off in Nigeria and Ghana.

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