Some popular black comedians are Richard Pryor, Eddie Murphy, Kevin Hart and Chris Rock. These comedians are famous for their television shows, movie roles and stand-up comedy acts.
Some stand-up comedians are Kevin Hart, Eddie Murphy, Aziz Ansari, Jeff Foxworthy and Jay Leno. Stand-up comedy is a comic style in which a comedian performs in front of a live audience. Stand-up comedy is usually performed in comedy clubs, nightclubs, bars and theaters. The live performance is some
Some funny comedians include Louis C.K., Jerry Seinfeld and Chris Rock. All three comedians began their careers in stand-up comedy and translated that success into appearances in television and movies.
Some popular African-American names for girls include Aaliyah, Brianna, Gabrielle, Hannah and Trinity, according to BabyCenter. Popular African-American names for boys are Christopher, Daniel, Ethan, Malik and Xavier. BabyCenter analyzed name data from Arkansas, Texas, Colorado, Virginia and New Yor
Popular African-American websites include madamenoire.com, thegrio.com, essence.com and theroot.com. These websites report on information of particular interest to many in the black community and offer style and lifestyle advice.
Some of the best cities for African Americans are Dallas and Houston, Texas, Washington, D.C.and Atlanta, Georgia. Others are Raleigh and Charlotte, North Carolina. Some of these cities were evaluated and chosen based on four criteria: home ownership, entrepreneurship, a rising black population and
Popular African American authors include Langston Hughes, Toni Morrison, Fredrick Douglass, W.E.B. Du Bois and Alice Walker. Hughes wrote poetry, novels and plays during the 1920s, becoming the leader of the African-American Harlem renaissance literary movement.
Some important African Americans from U.S. history include Booker T. Washington, Fredrick Douglass and Martin Luther King, Jr. Each man fought for civil rights and other African-American causes at various stages in American history.
Popular African American actors as of 2015 include Morgan Freeman, Denzel Washington, Samuel L. Jackson and Will Smith. Freeman and Washington each have been awarded an Oscar for their performances.
According to the 2010 Census, the U.S. cities with the highest African-American populations were New York City; Chicago, Illinois; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Detroit, Michigan; and Houston, Texas. When accounting for the population of surrounding metropolitan areas, the largest African-American pop