Welcome to Haiti: Creole 101

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Welcome to Haiti: Creole 101
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Studio album by Wyclef Jean
Released October 5, 2004 (US)
Recorded 2003–2004
Genre Reggae, Kompa, hip hop, reggae fusion, R&B, dancehall, bachata, world, folk
Length 65:47
Label Koch Records
Producer Wyclef Jean, Jerry 'Wonder' Duplessis
Wyclef Jean chronology
The Preacher's Son
(2003)The Preacher's Son2003
Welcome to Haiti: Creole 101
(2004)
Carnival Vol. II: Memoirs of an Immigrant
(2007)Carnival Vol. II: Memoirs of an Immigrant2007
Singles from Welcome to Hati: Creole 101
  1. "President"
    Released: October 1, 2004
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars[1]
RapReviews (7.5/10)[2]
Rolling Stone 2/5 stars[3]

Welcome To Haiti: Creole 101 is the fifth studio album released by Haitian rapper Wyclef Jean. The album was released on October 5, 2004. The album is a contrast to Jean's previous albums, as many of the track are Caribbean-influenced and sung in different languages. President was the only single released from the album. The album's track listing differs between the United States and Europe. The album's lyrics have political themes.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "Jean Dominique Intro" 1:08
2. "24 é Tan Pour Viv" 4:06
3. "President" 3:36
4. "Bicentennial" (Featuring Sweet Mickey) 4:02
5. "Generation X" 4:37
6. "Party By The Sea" (Featuring T-Vice & Buju Banton) 3:51
7. "Haitian Mafia" (Featuring Foxy Brown) 4:07
8. "Le Ou Marye" 5:30
9. "Fistibal Festival" (Featuring Melky & Bud) 4:28
10. "La Bamba" (Featuring Ro-K & Gammy) 3:59
11. "Bay Micro'm Volume" 5:20
12. "Proud To Be African" (Featuring 2Face, Sound Sultan & Faze) 4:11
13. "Douce" 4:08
14. "Lavi New York" (Featuring Buggah) 4:17
15. "Fanm Kreyol" (Featuring Admiral T) 3:58
16. "Nou Va Rive" 4:29

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (2004–05) Peak
position
US Independent Albums (Billboard)[4] 35
US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums (Billboard)[5] 66

References[edit]

  1. ^ link
  2. ^ "RapReviews.com Feature for November 9, 2004 - Wyclef Jean's "Welcome to Haiti Creole 101"". rapreviews.com. Retrieved 15 January 2017. 
  3. ^ link at the Wayback Machine (archived April 22, 2009)
  4. ^ "Wyclef Jean – Chart history" Billboard Independent Albums for Wyclef Jean. Retrieved 2017-02-12.
  5. ^ "Wyclef Jean – Chart history" Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums for Wyclef Jean. Retrieved 2017-02-12.