Another legendary rapper will appear in the Hip Hop themed program.
The new musical from the ABC network Queens premiered October 19. Brandy Norwood, Eve, Naturi Naughton, and Nadine Velazquez lead the series as a 1990’s rap group reunited.
Queens will also feature a special appearance by a 1990s hip-hop star. New Jersey artist Wyclef Jean is slated to appear in an upcoming episode of the show.
“The cat is out of the bag!” @wyclefjean is HERE @queensabc you are not ready !!! #JerseyStandUp, ”Naturi Naughton wrote on Instagram. Wyclef Jean posted in his comments section, “Allons Sis Jersey !!!!!!!”
In addition to the imminent arrival of Jean the Queens, Cam’ron, compatriot of Golden Era, has already joined the the show’s cast as a recurring character. General Dipset shared an Instagram video featuring Naturi Naughton and Brandy Norwood from the shooting of the series in September.
Wyclef Jean went on to become a Grammy-winning recording artist as a member of the legendary rap team known as the Fugees. The Haitian-born musician has also released solo projects such as 1997 The carnival and 2017 Carnival III: The fall and rise of a refugee.
Queens will not be Wyclef Jean’s first attempt to act. He has also shown his chops onscreen in films like Shottas, Be cool, and Black november. Jean’s television experience includes passages on Third watch, Nashville, and Law and order: Special Victims Assistance Unit.