Nine GOP lawmakers voted against naming a post office after Maya Angelou. These bills usually get unanimous support.

  Guy Johnson is Dr. Maya Angelou’s only child. He hasn’t had the public profile that his mother did, but his moving eulogy to his mom…

Maya Angelou’s work is getting a remix as some of her books is set to be transformed into a hip-hop album! “I Know Why The…

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The family of Maya Angelou has arranged a private memorial service in Wake Forest University’s Wait Chapel on Saturday, June 7 at 10 a.m. Due…

The death of Maya Angelou sent the world reeling. Many are still trying to process the passing of such an iconic global figure. While everyone knows how Maya Angelou affected the world through her writing and speaking engagements, many don’t know how she’s affected the Hi-Hop community simply by being someone they could talk to. […]

Oprah Winfrey has said several times throughout the years that she looked to Maya Angelou as a mother. Now that Angelou has passed, it was a wonder how she would deal with someone so close to her heart. She revealed her thoughts through Instagram about just how much Angelou meant to her, and how she […]


  The nation and the world are still reacting to the news that poet and author Dr. Maya Angelou passed away at the age of 86. The “phenomenal woman” touched the lives of countless fans with her words, even when they didn’t know they were hers. Many of her peers and those who were inspired […]

  The sad news of Dr. Maya Angelou’s death has hit the Internet. Her influence has been strong and inspiring throughout people everywhere. Including Hip-Hop. Here are a few artists that share her vision and have been inspired enough to include in her in their music. RIP Dr. Maya Angelou: The Phenomenal Woman’s Best Quotes […]

Dr. Maya Angelou passed away at the age of 86, and left behind an incredible legacy. Known for her way with words, we’ve compiled some of her top quotations. Like on Facebook! MORE LINKS  Maya Angelou’s Tribute To Nelson Mandela: ‘His Day Is Done’  Maya Angelou Releases A New Book + 7 Other Life-Changing Titles Inspirational […]

  One of the most notorious poets to ever touch pen to paper, Dr. Maya Angelou, passed away last night in a Winston-Salem, North Carolina in a hospital while recovering from a mystery illness.According to TMZ, Angelou was recovering from an “unexpected ailment” that sent her to the hospital. She passed with her family by her side.She has received […]