Lauryn Hill was born in New Jersey and has an estimated net worth of $2 millon dollars. Lauryn Hill is a singer-songwriter, producer, and actress who first rose to fame as a member of the group, the Fugees. She released her first solo album, "The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill" in 1998. The album was a massive success and received five Grammy Awards. Lauryn Hill disappeared after that, shunning the spotlight, and has only performed sporadically since then. She is tentatively set to release a new solo album at some point in the near future. Lauryn has experienced a myriad of tax problems in the last decade and as of April 2013 is currently facing a prison sentences and eviction from her New Jersey mansion.