“I got a message for Sean Penn: Maybe he ain’t see me in Haiti because he was too busy sniffing cocaine,” Jean sang at Hot 97’s On The Reggae Tip concert, switching up the lyrics to his 2004 song “President.” “I got a message for Praswell, even though you don’t want to support me, I got love for you, even though you only kicked 8 bars in the Fugees.” A few weeks after announcing his plans for the presidency, Jean was declared ineligible to run by Haitian electoral officials.
Wyclef’s lyrics are the latest swipes in a series of public comments between the musician and Penn and Pras. When Jean spoke about his plans to run for Haiti’s head of state on CNN, Penn, who was also a guest on the show, expressed his concerns about the singer’s motivations for seeking political office.
FIX – THE MINISTRY MOVIE gives a raw look at the demons artists fight – and create – while attempting to reach, and achieve infamous greatness.
Ministry took the genre of industrial rock and made it mainstream, and along the way their music and take no prisoners lifestyle influenced the leaders of today’s most important rock bands; many of whom are in the film: Trent Reznor of Nine Inch Nails, Maynard Keenan of Tool, Jonathan Davis of Korn, and Jello Biafra of The Dead Kennedys, to name a few…
We asked Al Jourgensen to write up some sort of Bio for this site. He said that retirement from Ministry was supposed to mean that he wouldn’t have anything huge shoved up his ass anymore. We took that to mean:
“Go fuck yourself.”