Wyclef Jean Age, Facts, Family, Biography, Career

Wyclef Jean
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About Wyclef Jean
OccupationRapper
Birth PlaceHaiti
Birth DateOctober 171969
Zodiac SignLibra
Eye ColorDark Brown

Who Is Wyclef Jean?

Wyclef Jean is a Haitian-American rapper, producer, and activist who initiated his music career as a member of the hip-hop group, The Fugees. He achieved considerable success, including winning three Grammy Awards in 1997 for his contribution to The Fugees‘ album, “The Score.”

What Is Wyclef Jean’s Full Name?

His full name is Nel Ust Wyclef Jean, but he is better known as Nel, Chief, or Wyclef.

How Many Social Media Followers Does He Have?

He has more than 2.5 million followers on his Instagram (@wyclefjean) and over 800,000 subscribers on his YouTube channel (@wyclef).

What Is His Net Worth?

In 2023, he had a net worth of about $10 million.

What Are The Educational Details Of Wyclef Jean?

He attended Vailsburg High School in Newark, New Jersey during his high school years. Following his high school graduation, he briefly enrolled at Eastern Nazarene College but left after a short period.

He also studied at Galesburg High School and spent a semester at Five Towns College in New York City. Later, in 2009, he gained admission to the Berklee College of Music.

What Is The Height Of Wyclef Jean?

He is about 5 feet 11 inches or 180.33 cm tall.

Who Is In His Family?

Reverend Gesner Jean is his father and Yolanda is his mother. Blandinna Melky and Farel Sedeck are his two younger brothers. He also has two more siblings.

What Is His Birthplace?

He was born in Croix-des-Bouquets, Haiti.

Has He Endorsed Any Brand?

He has made appearances in television commercials for various brands, including Virgin Mobile in 2002 and Pepsi, among others.

Does Wyclef Jean Have A Girlfriend?

He was in a romantic relationship with Angelina Jolie, Lauryn Hill, Karrine Steffans, and Marie Claudinette (1994-Present).

In 2005, Wyclef and Marie Claudinette adopted a daughter whom they named Angelina. Additionally, the couple celebrated their commitment by renewing their marriage vows in August 2009.

Wyclef Jean Facts

  1. He lived with his grandmother after his parents, who had relocated to the United States, entrusted him to her care when he was only one year old.
  2. He was reunited with his family at the age of 13 in 1982 when he immigrated to the United States.
  3. He began working at the age of 6, with his first job involving milking cows in a village in Haiti. He earned 5 cents for this task. He also worked as a cowherd, herding cows to make money.
  4. Between 2012 and 2013, Wyclef had a role as Dominic Wells in the musical soap opera television series “Nashville.”

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