Wyclef Jean Talks ‘Carnival III,’ Young Thug, DACA

It's not hard to see Wyclef Jean's influence in contemporary music. DJ Khaled, Rihanna and Bryson Tiller's "Wild Thoughts," which samples heavily from Santana, Jean and the Product G&B's 2000 hit "Maria Maria," sits near the top of the Billboard charts. Last year, Young Thug dedicated a song from his acclaimed Jeffery to "Wyclef Jean." More subtly, hip-hop is filled with

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Neil Young Roars Back to Life With Blazing Farm Aid Set

Neil Young's name may have been on the bill for this year's Farm Aid, but until he walked onstage at the KeyBank Pavilion in Burgettstown, Pennsylvania it was impossible to know for sure if he'd even make it. The man hasn't missed a single Farm Aid since the

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Beyond ‘Hitchhiker’: 15 Archival Neil Young Albums We’d Like to Hear

Neil Young's 2014 book Special Deluxe: A Memoir of Life and Cars offered a tantalizing glimpse at a 1976 recording session few fans even knew existed. "One night, [my producer] Mr. [David] Briggs and I jumped into [my truck] Stretch and headed for his favorite place, Indigo Ranch Studios," Young wrote. "I

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