Fresh from their recent win at the Grammy Awards, Arcade Fire head to Port-Au-Prince, Haiti to play a surprise show at Hotel Oloffson on March 29th. Vocalist Regine Chassagne is daughter to Haitian immigrants and states that this was a very important performance to the band. In efforts they raised over $1 Million in post earthquake relief. View the photo album here.
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At approximately 11 PM last night (March 19) Wyclef Jean was shot in the hand by a local in Delmas, Haiti. Luckily, the wound was only superficial and he was released from the hospital after treatment. The hip-hop star was in the country to support Michel Martelly’s run for president. No additional details have been released by either those associated with Wyclef or the Haitian police