The album eschewed the trend for gangsta rap, with a more socially conscious and universal subject matter than their mainstream compatriots.

Hill's fractious romantic relationship with Jean meant that there would be no third Fugees album, but in 1998 she was conquering the charts again with , displaying her many musical influences and bagging five Grammy Awards out of a record-setting ten nominations.

was blighted by a lawsuit brought against Hill by her collaborators New Ark, who claimed that she had failed to properly credit them on the album.

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Lauren Michelle Jauregui (born June 27, 1996) is a Cuban-American singer. In December of 2016, she was featured on Marian Hill's single, Back To Me, marking her first single outside of the group.

She has since also featured on a song by Halsey called Strangers.

She was back in the news this week, having been barred from entering the UK for one night at the Shepherd's Bush Empire, and this set us to wondering: Whatever happened to Lauryn Hill?

Growing up in New Jersey, Hill seemed to be on the track to greatness from an early age.

She pleaded guilty, saying that she had not paid her taxes since she'd withdrawn from society and pop culture's "climate of hostility, false entitlement, manipulation, racial prejudice, sexism and ageism".

A year later, having not repaid the taxes she owed, she was sentenced to three months in prison.

Despite the occasional song (including a remix version with John Legend of his 'So High', which scored a fresh Grammy nomination), Hill developed a reputation for being erratic and unpredictable. She upset fans by hawking overpriced merchandise on her website, as well as charging for the opportunity to watch her latest video online.

She called out the Catholic Church for its "corruption... A Fugees reunion resulted in a well-received a cappella version of 'Killing Me Softly', but ended quickly, with her bandmates complaining that she demanded they address her only as 'Ms Hill'.

Her favorite artists include Lana Del Rey, Justin Timberlake and Christina Aguilera, who inspired her to sing.