The Song That Reminded Dr. Maya Angelou of Oprah

Aired on 07/12/2002 | CC tv-pg
One day, Oprah says, she received a call from her dear friend Dr. Maya Angelou about a song she wanted Oprah to listen to. Oprah recalls her saying, "If I had a daughter—and I feel that you are my daughter—those are the words I would want to say to my daughter." The next day, Oprah received Lee Ann Womack's CD I Hope You Dance in the mail. Watch as Lee Ann performs the title track on Oprah's stage.

Original airdate: July 12, 2002