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Tavis Smiley Releases New Book, "My Journey With Maya"

Broadcaster Tavis Smiley released a new book that shares his 28-year friendship with the late Dr. Maya Angelou.

The book is titled, “My Journey With Maya.” It was written by David Ritz who has written books on Aretha Franklin, Ray Charles, Smokey Robinson, and Marvin Gaye. 47 more words

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What Inspired ‘Love Yourz?’ J. Cole Breaks Down The Track For Tavis Smiley

“Love Yourz” was certainly hailed as one of the standout cuts off J. Cole’s late 2014 album 2014 Forest Hills DriveThe song means a lot to Cole because he says it symbolizes the message he tried to convey on the album: happiness. 196 more words

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J. Cole Speaks On ‘Forest Hills Drive’ & More With Tavis Smiley

Yesterday we got to see a snippet of the recent interview between J Cole & Tavis Smiley and today we get to see it in full as the Charlotte rapper speaks on the inspiration of his album ‘Forest Hills Drive’, college life, influences & more.

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New Interview: J.Cole Talks 'Love Yourz', '2014 Forest Hills Drive', and More with Tavis Smiley


J.Cole made an appearance on PBS for a conversation with show host Tavis Smiley. During their conversation, the two talked about Cole’s song “Love Yourz” off his  124 more words

J. Cole Breaks Down Storytelling, “2014 Forest Hills Drive,” Becoming A College Graduate, & More With Tavis Smiley

It’s not often J. Cole sits down for an in-depth interview, but when he does, the cerebral rapper makes sure to drop plenty of gems. 146 more words

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J. Cole Breaks Down Storytelling, "2014 Forest Hills Drive," Becoming A College Graduate, & More With Tavis Smiley

It’s not often J. Cole sits down for an in-depth interview, but when he does, the cerebral rapper makes sure to drop plenty of gems. 142 more words

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J.Cole's Ambitious Pursuit For Life (Interview with Tavis Smiley)

There’s a quote that goes, “A job you can quit, a dream you can give up on, but a calling will chase you forever.” This was a thought that came to mind when watching… 208 more words

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