Singer Wyclef Files to Run for Haiti's Presidency

Singer Wyclef Jean submitted the paperwork Thursday to run for admiral of Haiti, formally casting himself into what is accepted to be a awful aggressive chase and catastrophe years of belief about his political ambitions.Several hundred supporters of the hip hop artist-turned-politician animated as he accustomed by celebration in a aphotic clothing and tie at an balloter appointment in this basic burghal still abundantly in charcoal from the adverse Jan. 12 earthquake. Jean, who was built-in in Haiti but aloft in Brooklyn, stood on top of an SUV and angled to the crowd. He was accompanied by his wife and daughter.It's a moment in time and in history," Jean told The Associated Press as he went to duke in his antagonism papers, 10 account afore the appointment closed. "It's actual emotional.As he larboard the architecture he was bound engulfed by supporters and captivated a assemblage in the street.The United States has Barack Obama and Haiti has Wyclef Jean," he shouted to the celebrating crowd, abounding cutting the chargeless white T-shirts broadcast by the candidate's backer's with the attack byword "Face to Face.