lauryn hill

Lauryn Hill. The name associated with a woman of self-identity and non-conforming ideals. Lauryn Hill’s ability to procreate a mixture of neo-soul and hip-hop led the music industry down a path that is undeniable; a path of relatability, commonness, and feel-good music. Hill’s presence in the industry shaped the route of the 90s and the way music lovers hear/understand music. Her style of delivery and performance, overall, is one that remains incomparable to other artists in the industry. She provided the artists then, and the ones to come with a new approach to producing music- using reality. Throughout her reality, Hill experienced highs and lows that were publicized due to her stardom, but through it all she maintained her strength through her identity and proved to be a classic and a legend in the music.

-natalie washington