As Angel Gibbs of 8 Flavahz has been fighting and battling her way with her crew to the top of season 7 of MTV's "America's Best Dance Crew," her mother Carolyn Gibbs was battling her own fight against cancer. Unfortunately, Carolyn passed earlier tonight according the official 8 Flavahz twitter, "With great sadness @FLAVAHZcrew reports the loss of @AngelGibbs99 mother.She was a tremendous figure in many lives & will be greatly missed."
Angel and her crew had already taped an emotionally charged performance yesterday for the upcoming Drake Challenge to be aired this coming Wednesday, May 2, 2012 at 10pm eastern/pacific on MTV. In an interview during the taping this past Saturday, with this reporter's affiliate Pacific Rim Video, the girls mentioned that their performance is dedicated to Carolyn Gibbs.
8 Flavahz also mentioned if they won, they would've taken part of their winings to help Angel's mother.