Oct. 10th, 1978
Washington, District of Columbia, USA
5' 5 1/2"
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- She was named after Maya Angelou.
- Once tap-danced on stage with famous tap-dancer 'Gregory Hines' (qv).
- Studied tap under 'Savion Glover' (qv) of "Bring On Da Noise, Bring On Da Funk" and has performed at places such as the Kennedy Center, Lincoln Center, Smithsonian and the Shakespeare Theater.
- Professional singer
- Got her start as a tap dancer.
- Half Jamaican
- Is a winner of Two MTV Video Music Awards and One Grammy Award.
- Lost out on the female lead role in _Light It Up (1999)_ (qv).