Watch Lauryn Hill Remix Drake’s “Nice For What” During New York Performance

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Drake‘s latest single, “Nice For What,” features a sample of Lauryn Hill‘s “Ex-Factor” from her debut solo album The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill. Now, Hill has returned the favor to Drake by remixing his most recent hit song.

READ: Ms. Lauryn Hill Will Perform a Special ‘The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill’ Set at the ‘Pitchfork Festival’

While performing “Ex-Factor” at New York’s Apollo Theater, Hill went into “Nice For What” and performed her own verses over the beat.

“See this is ‘Ex-Factor’ / He took the sample / My s**t is classic / Here’s an example,” Hill rapped. A video of the performance can be watched above.

Hill will be celebrating the 20th anniversary of Miseducation with a summer tour. The three-month North American tour includes 20-plus dates and will begin in Virginia Beach on July 5 and end St. Louis on October 5. Tour dates can be seen below.

Lauryn Hill Tour Dates 

Jul 5 – Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater @ Virginia Beach, VA
Jul 8 – Jiffy Lube Live @ Bristow, VA
Jul 11 – Blue Hills Bank Pavilion @ Boston, MA
Jul 13 – The Festival Pier Penn’s Landing @ Philadelphia, PA
Jul 15 – Northwell Health Jones Beach Theater @ Wantagh, NY
Jul 18 – Budweiser Stage @ Toronto, ON
Jul 20 – Michigan Lottery Amphitheatre @ Sterling Heights, MI
Jul 25 – Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre @ Charlotte, NC
Jul 26 – Red Hat Amphitheater @ Raleigh, NC
Jul 29 – Al Lang Stadium @ Saint Petersburg, FL
Jul 31 – Bayfront Park Miami @ Miami, FL
Aug 2 – Daily’s Place @ Jacksonville, FL
Aug 3 – Chastain Park Amphitheatre @ Atlanta, GA
Aug 5 – Metro Nashville Municipal Auditorium @ Nashville, TN
Aug 8 – PNC Bank Arts Center @ Holmdel, NJ
Sep 7 – The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino @ Las Vegas, NV
Sep 9 – Cal Coast Credit Union Open Air Theatre @ San Diego, CA
Sep 12 – Rose Quarter @ Portland, OR
Sep 14 – Deer Lake @ Burnaby, BC
Sep 15 – accesso ShoWare Center @ Kent, WA
Sep 20 – Shoreline Amphitheatre @ Mountain View, CA
Sep 22 – Comerica Theatre @ Phoenix, AZ
Sep 24 – Isleta Amphitheater @ Albuquerque, NM
Sep 26 – Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre @ Morrison, CO
Sep 29 – Smart Financial Centre at Sugar Land @ Sugar Land, TX
Sep 30 – The Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory @ Irving, TX
Oct 3 – UNO Lakefront Arena @ New Orleans, LA
Oct 5 – Chaifetz Arena @ St. Louis, MO

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