Though we have lost a mother and a friend, Maya Angelou's spirit and influence will endure for generations. In an ESSENCE tribute, 11 luminaries salute our treasured heroine and recall dear memories of how Maya touched their lives.
Our favorite stars gathered in New Orleans this July 4 weekend to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the ESSENCE Festival.
Watch the singer rock the Superdome at her Sunday night performance.
Watch the singer rock the Superlounge at his Sunday night performance.
Watch the singer rock the Superlounge at her Sunday night performance.
Watch the singer rock the Superdome at her Saturday night performance.
Watch the festival legend rock the Superdome at his Sunday night performance.
Watch the singer rock the Superlounge at his Saturday night performance.
We’re backstage at the ESSENCE Fest as Erykah Badu and Dave Chappelle talk friendship.
RT @In_CandiiLand: & I Feakin Love @TherealTaraji !! She Is 2 Funnii In #SeasonsOfLove Lol.
RT @tamdix70: @LeToyaLuckett @Lifetime @LakeviaWard @TherealTaraji @MsGladysKnight Finally watching, this is good!
RT @lady_bluegal: I am loving the movie! #SeasonsOfLove @LeToyaLuckett @TherealTaraji
RT @JJSea: Great movie @TherealTaraji Bravo and Brilliant Cast @LeToyaLuckett @RobRileyNYC @MsGladysKnight @Tobias411 @methodman ... #Seaso?
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