Singer known for his work with Lauryn Hill and Wyclef Jean as part of The Fugees, with whom he won two Grammys. He's also had a successful solo career, producing top ten hits such as "Ghetto Superstar."
He's also worked as an actor and director. His most well-known work is Skid Row, which chronicles life as a homeless person in Los Angeles.
He and Angela Severiano have a son named Landon, although the couple is no longer together.
In 2015, he released Sweet Mickey For President, a documentary about Haitian musician and politician Michel Martelly.