Maya Angelou

Stars We Lost in 2014
As we inch closer to the end of the year and embark on 2015, The Boombox takes a look back at a few special people who made an impression on the lives of your favorite rappers and singers. Check out Stars We Lost in 2014.
Common: Maya Angelou Angry Over Use of Racial Epithet
Common's ninth studio album, 'The Dreamer, The Believer,' drops Tues. (Dec. 20), however, the rapper's project is being cast in a negative light as word comes that poet Maya Angelou is angry with him over a featured collaboration.
The Chi-town MC tapped the lauded poet to appear on the track, 'The Dr…
Kanye West Back in Studio Working on New Album
Kanye West is ringing in 2010 on a positive note, given his unfavorable 2009. The Chicago native is already working on the follow-up to his 2008 album '808s & Heartbreak.'
"I'm so happy to be back in the studio making new music," West wrote on his blog today …