The Truth About Living And Loving With AIDS

02/07/2012 10:05 am ET

Back in 1995, South Bronx-born music promoter Maria Davis was on top of the world -- young, beautiful, happy, and getting her first real taste of success. Her weekly “MAD Wednesdays” hip-hop showcase was a hot industry event, and as its host she even scored a guest spot on Jay-Z’s debut album “Reasonable Doubt.”

But then came the letter that sent her entire world crashing down.

Read more on Essence

Suggest a correction