Limited double 180 gram audiophile vinyl LP pressing including printed inner sleeves. The Carnival is the debut album released by American hip hop musician Wyclef Jean. Released in 1997, the album was a critical and commercial success, reaching #16 on the US Billboard 200 chart, and reaching the Top Five on the Top R&B Albums chart, while receiving two Grammy Award nominations. The album embraces many musical genres, including hip hop, reggae, folk, disco, soul, Son Cubano and Haitian music. The album features guest appearances from Celia Cruz, The Neville Brothers and Jean's bandmates from The Fugees, Lauryn Hill and Pras. The Carnival spawned the singles 'Gone Till November', 'We Trying to Stay Alive', 'Guantanamera' and 'To All the Girls'. The album sold over five million copies worldwide, and was certified double platinum.
Pablo Diablo (Interlude)
Prelude to 'To All the Girls' (Interlude)
To All the Girls
Down Lo Ho (Interlude)
Anything Can Happen
Gone Till November
Words of Wisdom (Interlude)
Year of the Dragon
Killer M.C. (Interlude)
We Trying to Stay Alive
Closing Arguments (Interlude/Skit)
Enter the Carnival (Interlude)
Each record is protected within its record sleeve by a white vellum anti-dust sleeve.
All items are shipped brand-new and unopened in original packaging. Every record is shipped in original factory-applied shrink wrap and has never been touched by human hands.