Top 10 Greatest Black NFL Quarterbacks


Published on June 30th 2010 by Leon Shepherd

The most important player/position on a football team is the quarterback. The quarterback is the leader, the driving force behind the success of a football team. For many years there was a belief that African Americans did not have the ability/intelligence to lead a professional football team. Well, over the past few decades, VIEW THIS LIST…

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Top 10 News Stories of The Week


Published on June 25th 2010 by Leon Shepherd

This list features The Top 10 Black News Stories of The Week ending Friday, June 25, 2010. Making the headlines this week includes: a nude Jada Pinkett, music icons Prince and Gladys Knight, the latest on Jaleel White (aka Steve Urkel), and wonderful inspiration from former NFL Coach Tony Dungy. VIEW THIS LIST…

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Top 10 Highest Paid Black Athletes


Published on June 23rd 2010 by Leon Shepherd

One of the world’s highest paid professions is that of professional athletes. From brand endorsements, to actually getting paid for their abilities as athletes, these guys are definitely making the big bucks. This Top 10 list features the highest paid black athletes in the world today. The list includes, one retired NBA player, seven active NBA players, one professional golfer, and one boxer. VIEW THIS LIST…

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Top 10 News Stories of The Week


Published on June 18th 2010 by Leon Shepherd

This list features the Top 10 Black News Stories of The Week ending Friday, June 18, 2010. Making the headlines this week includes several celebrations. The Los Angeles Lakers celebrate their 16th NBA title, Denzel Washington celebrates his first Tony Award, Jaden Smith celebrates great reviews, and a special celebration of Black Fathers & Sons in film. VIEW THIS LIST…

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Top 10 Black TV Dads


Published on June 16th 2010 by Leon Shepherd

When we think of fathers, some of the words that come to mind are, dedicated, courageous, hard-working, provider, and caring. This Sunday, June 20, we celebrate Fathers Day. So, in honor of fathers past, present and future, here’s my list of the Top 10 Black TV Dads of all time. Let the celebration begin! VIEW THIS LIST…

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Top 10 Rappers Turned Actors


Published on June 12th 2010 by Leon Shepherd

This list consists of reputable rappers who were able to turn their rapping careers into successful television and movie careers. The bigger the impact the rapper has made in the television and movie industry, the higher he/she ranked on the list. So, without further ado, here’s my list of the “Top 10 Rappers Turned Actors.” Let the Top 10 debate begin! VIEW THIS LIST…

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Top 10 News Stories of the Week


Published on June 11th 2010 by Leon Shepherd

This list features the top ten black news stories of the week ending Friday, June 11, 2010. Making the headlines this week includes, Oprah’s significant other, Muhammad Ali’s daughter, Whitney Houston’s new look, Montel lighting a joint, and President Obama honoring African American music. VIEW THIS LIST…

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Top 10 Greatest Songs by Aretha Franklin


Published on June 9th 2010 by Leon Shepherd

Aretha Louise Franklin (born March 25, 1942) is a singer, songwriter and pianist commonly referred to as The Queen of Soul. Although renowned for her soul recordings, Franklin is also adept at jazz, rock, blues, pop, R&B and gospel music. Rolling Stone magazine ranked Franklin No. 1 on its list of The Greatest Singers of All Time. VIEW THIS LIST…

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Top 10 Best Black Sports Movies


Published on June 7th 2010 by Leon Shepherd

After reviewing several sports movies, I was finally able to come up with my top ten best. The movies I chose are well-acted and directed and have all the elements that create good drama; love, competition, passion, and glory. So, without further ado, here’s my Top 10 Best Black Sports Movies of all time. Let the top 10 debate begin! VIEW THIS LIST…

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Top 10 News Stories of the Week!


Published on June 4th 2010 by Leon Shepherd

This list features the top ten black news stories of the week ending Friday, June 4, 2010. Making the headlines this week are answers to some very interesting questions, including: What actor might portray Marvin Gaye? What famous singer serenaded the first lady? How did an all black male school make headlines? VIEW THIS LIST…

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