Flavor Flav: Nothing Can Replace The Love Of A Mother

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Despite Flavor Flav’s energetic antics and sometimes over-the-top behavior, he proves time and time again how he’s just a regular guy. From opening up businesses in hope of inspiring the inner city to sharing healthy food options for his children, Flav shows his passion for life.  At the beginning of 2014, Flavor Flav showed his intense emotion again when his mother, Anna Drayton, passed away suddenly.

Anna was seen on numerous shows with Flav and was quickly regarded to as much more than his mom, more like a confidant and friend.

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Flav, credits his mother as an inspiration and support system. The two showcased their bond in a 2008 People.com interview where Flav told her, “I really wanna thank you for putting your all into me.”