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I felt that is it was good for me to take a break, it might be good for other young girls, too.
When you're young, you're just getting to know yourself.
I know now that I shoulnd't have listened to the screwed-up stuff they were saying, but peer pressure can be so over-whelming.
I've worked with young people for ten years now and I know the kind of drama that being sexually active brings to your life.
But when we brought Ananda to MTV, we decided we were going to do a lot more live television." MTV also called upon Lewis to host other, topical programs, including two MTV forums on violence in schools, which aired after the Columbine High School massacre and several memorial tributes for the singer Aaliyah, who perished in a plane crash in 2001.
In 2001 Lewis earned another NAACP Image Award, for her hosting of the MTV special True Life: I Am Driving While Black.
During the talent portion of the competition, Lewis performed a dance routine, which she had choreographed herself, to Stevie Wonder and Paul Mc Cartney's ballad "Ebony and Ivory." After her win, Lewis attracted the attention of a talent agent and began working in local theater productions and on television.
Lewis has credited her mother, grandmother, and sister for providing her with a positive, supportive environment.
Lewis's style as recognized at BET is responsible for bringing celebrity interviewing to a new level on a pair of regularly aired MTV shows: Total Request Live, a daily Top 10 video-countdown show, and The Hot Zone, which offered both music videos and Lewis's interviews of musicians and others.