Sunday, May 26, 2024

Former Fugees Star Lauryn Hill Angers Fans on Twitter After Showing Up Late to Shows, Playing Short Sets, Unrecognizable Songs


Believe it or not this is the 20th anniversary year for “The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill.” It was the only commercially viable album by the Fugees star. She’s spent two decades squandering her talent.

Now a blow out show in Toronto has backfired on her on Twitters. Fans are fuming that she showed up late, played a short set, and the songs were unrecognizable. She’s done it in other cities, too.

Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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