*The contrasts are stark: As Haiti grapples with chaos, death and despair after last month’s earthquake, the world’s most famous VIPs party in luxurious fashion in preparation for a football game.
Wyclef Jean – who has been an advocate for his native Haiti since the disaster – was in Miami for those celebrations last week, and understands that the festivities won’t stop because of Haiti’s pain. But he said he’s partying with a purpose.
“(The) Super Bowl is Super Bowl. But something I love about Miami is like, they know how to party hard,” he added. “But at the same time, what was incredible to me was, somewhere in people’s head it’s like, ‘But let’s not forget Haiti’ at the same time, which is incredible.”