Angelina Claudinelle Jean is Wyclef Jean‘s adopted daughter with his wife, Marie Claudinette Pierre-Jean. Like her father Wyclef, Angelina Claudinelle was born in Haiti. On a visit to his home country Haiti in 2005, Wyclef and his wife Claudinette adopted Claudinelle as their daughter.
Subsequently, Claudinelle left Haiti and moved to the United States with her parents, where she currently lives in Newark, New Jersey. Claudinelle’s father Wyclef is a famous rapper who has collaborated with high-profile singers like Lil Wayne, who has a daughter named Reginae Carter, as well as famous rapper Akon.
Wyclef Jean’s Daughter Angelina Claudinelle’s Rags To Riches Journey
Born in a poor Haitian family, Claudinelle was put up for adoption by her parents when she was only an infant. Luckily for her, famous rapper Wyclef was on a visit to Haiti with his wife Marie Claudinette. Wyclef and his wife were walking through the streets in Haiti when they had an idea to adopt a baby girl.
Likewise, when the lovebirds saw little Claudinelle, she immediately won Wyclef’s wife Claudinette’s heart, who felt she was too cute to grow up in an orphanage.
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In 2005, Wyclef Jean, with his wife Claudinette, rescued Angelina Claudinelle from the streets of Haiti and flew her to the United States to live a prosperous life. Wyclef treats his daughter Claudinelle like his biological daughter, and the same is true for his beautiful daughter.
Angelina Claudinelle Jean Is Her Parents’ Sweetest Girl
Wyclef Jean’s popular song, Sweetest Girl, applies to her sweet adopted daughter. Angelina Claudinelle is her parents’ obedient daughter. As we know, Claudinelle has grown up to be just as beautiful as her mother Claudinette. She goes to high school in New Jersey, where she devotes her time to her studies.
Claudinelle’s beauty and charm has surprised many people, who underestimated her due to her Haitian background. She has successfully grown up in American culture and loves to visit her original motherland Haiti sometimes. We are sure that Angelina helps her mother cook delicious meals in the kitchen as well.
Angelina Claudinelle Jean: Name Meaning
Angelina is a Greek name, meaning “messenger of angel”. Claudinelle itself derives from the French baby name Claudine, meaning “lame”.