India.Arie, Angela Davis & Glennon Doyle Melton to Join Oprah on HAL’s Eurodam

Seattle, WA., May 2, 2017 Holland America Line announced today that Grammy Award-winning singer and songwriter India.Arie; motivational speaker and fitness evangelist Angela Davis; and author, activist and speaker Glennon Doyle Melton will join Oprah Winfrey and O, The Oprah Magazine editors Lucy Kaylin, Gayle King and creative director Adam Glassman aboard the Share the Adventure Cruise to Alaska this Summer.

Guests aboard the cruise will have the opportunity to hear from these visionaries, who will share inspirational ideas and tips for living your best life.

“Having these three inspiring SuperSoul 100 thought leaders join the Share the Adventure cruise along with Oprah Winfrey and editors from O, The Oprah Magazine is an incredible and rare opportunity for our guests to be energized to live life to the fullest by a diverse group of visionaries,” said Orlando Ashford, president, Holland America Line. “This is going to be an exciting and powerful cruise experience, further amplified by the majestic beauty of Alaska, and we’re honored to have India.Arie, Angela and Glennon join the list of very special guests aboard Eurodam’s July 15 cruise.”

Grammy Award-Winner Singer/Songwriter India.Arie

With her signature brand of acoustic music and velvety alto, India.Arie will bring song and storytelling to life. The four-time Grammy Award-winning artist is a true believer in the power of words and music to spread love, healing, peace and joy. She has been bringing light to audiences worldwide since her 2001 debut, Acoustic Soul, and its anthem of self-love, “Video.”

Praised for its “sheer artfulness” by Rolling Stone magazine, her fifth studio album, 2013’s Songversation, has brought a spiritual focus to the forefront of Arie’s music making. The performances surrounding its release, including a SuperSoul Session with Oprah Winfrey, were imagined as part meditation, part prayer, part fellowship and part action.

Motivational Speaker and Fitness Evangelist Angela Davis

Angela Davis is an international fitness evangelist and motivational coach who lives by the motto “too blessed to be stressed.” As a former member of the USA Track and Field Team, Angela was a five-time All-American who held world rankings in the 100 meters. Davis also was an Olympic Trials semi-finalist, a member of the World Championship team and a professional runner for Nike. Davis has appeared on and was a part of a national arena tour in 2014.

Today Davis can be found instructing one of the most sought-after SoulCycle classes with celebrity clients like Usher, David Beckham, Kerry Washington and many others. Davis also is the creator of the AMDIO Method, which promotes lasting change from the inside out.

Author, Activist and Speaker Glennon Doyle Melton

Glennon Doyle Melton is the author of the New York Times bestselling memoir Carry On, Warrior and the number-one New York Times bestselling memoir Love Warrior, which was chosen as one of Oprah’s Book Club picks for 2016. She expresses universal truth through storytelling, giving voice to our shared experiences and allowing us to feel known.

She is the founder of, an online community where hundreds of thousands of readers meet daily to experience her shameless and laugh-out-loud funny essays about God, sex, parenting, sisterhood, addiction, recovery, pain and hope. She also is a regular columnist for O, The Oprah Magazine.

Melton also is the creator and president of Together Rising, a nonprofit organization that revolutionized online giving through “Love Flash Mobs” and connected countless families in need with millions of dollars in critical resources.

Holland America Line and O, The Oprah Magazine Partnership
Holland America Line and O, The Oprah Magazine’s exclusive partnership unites the soul-stirring power of travel with O‘s deep commitment to connection and personal growth.  Oprah Winfrey; O, The Oprah Magazine editor-in-chief Lucy Kaylin; editor-at-large Gayle King; and creative director Adam Glassman will join the inaugural O, The Oprah Magazine Share the Adventure Cruise to Alaska on July 15. Four additional O, The Oprah Magazine Adventure of Your Life sailings featuring SuperSoul 100 members to be announced and O Magazine-inspired activities will depart Nov. 29, 2017, 11-day Caribbean; March 3, 2018, seven-day Caribbean; Aug. 11, 2018, seven-day Alaska; and Oct. 28, 2018, seven-day Caribbean.

In addition, more than 300 Holland America Line cruises sailing in North America from August 2017 through 2018 will offer a variety of engaging activities developed with the magazine’s editors including meditation, exercise, healthy eating, an onboard book club and more.

Fares on the July 15 Share the Adventure seven-day Alaska cruise start at $1,399. Taxes, fees and port expenses are additional.

Liam Cusack

Liam P. Cusack is the Managing Editor of Cruise & Travel Report (, a publication dedicated to providing travelers the same news that industry insiders receive. A self-described “travel nerd”, Liam is an Ocean Liner and Cruise Industry historian who has traveled to more than 60 countries, every US state and sailed on more than 60 cruises. After nearly two decades as an award-winning political journalist and investigative reporter at a major NYC daily newspaper, he decided to dedicate his career to helping avid travelers, like himself, be more well-informed. With Cruise & Travel Report, Liam strives to provide news and tips to make every vacation a dream vacation.