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These are the best 2010s Black TV shows, ranked from best to worst by user votes. From some good 2010s African American TV series that are hilarious comedies, to others that are heart pounding dramas, this list has something for everybody. A few of the top 2010s Black TV shows even feature live performance, music, and interviews.

What shows appear on this best 2010s Black TV shows list? In the 2010s, Comedy Central added several TV shows starring hilarious people with diverse ethnic backgrounds like Key & Peele, and Why? With Hannibal Buress. Black-ish is another great Black TV series that aired in the 2010s.

The 2010s also welcomed more good Black TV shows for kids including A.N.T. Farm and Are We There Yet? Other good shows that appear on this top 2010s Black TV shows list include Scandal, and Empire 

Which 2010s Black TV series is your favorite? Give the best shows a thumbs up and share some of your favorite episodes in the comments section.
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Black-ish is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best 2010s Black TV Shows
Black-ish Anthony Anderson, Tracee Ellis Ross, Yara Shahidi Black-ish (ABC, 2014) is an American sitcom created by Kenya Barris. A family man (Anthony Anderson) struggles to gain a sense of cultural identity while raising his kids in a predominantly ...more

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The Boondocks is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best 2010s Black TV Shows
The Boondocks Regina King, John Witherspoon, Gary Anthony Williams The Boondocks is an American adult animated sitcom on Cartoon Network's late-night programming block, Adult Swim. Created by Aaron McGruder, based upon McGruder's comic strip of the same name, ...more

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Key & Peele is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best 2010s Black TV Shows
Key & Peele Keegan-Michael Key, Jordan Peele, Ron Artest Key & Peele is an American sketch comedy television show. It stars Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele, both former cast members of MADtv. Each episode of the show consists mainly of several ...more

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Treme is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best 2010s Black TV Shows
Treme Khandi Alexander, Rob Brown, Kim Dickens Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial Treme is an American television drama series created by David Simon and Eric Overmyer that aired on HBO. The series premiered on April 11, 2010, and concluded on December 29, 2013, comprising ...more

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The Cleveland Show is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best 2010s Black TV Shows
The Cleveland Show Mike Henry, Sanaa Lathan, Kevin Michael Richardson The Cleveland Show is an American adult animated sitcom created by Seth MacFarlane, Richard Appel, and Mike Henry for the Fox Broadcasting Company as a spin-off of Family Guy. The series centers ...more

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Scandal is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best 2010s Black TV Shows
Scandal Kerry Washington, Henry Ian Cusick, Columbus Short Scandal (ABC, 2012) is an American political thriller television series created by Shonda Rhimes. A former White House Communications Director (Kerry Washington) starts her own crisis management ...more

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NCIS: Los Angeles is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best 2010s Black TV Shows
NCIS: Los Angeles Chris O'Donnell, Daniela Ruah, Barrett Foa NCIS: Los Angeles is an American television series combining elements of the military drama and police procedural genres, which premiered on the CBS network on September 22, 2009. NCIS: Los ...more

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Tyler Perry's House of Payne is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best 2010s Black TV Shows
Tyler Perry's House of Payne LaVan Davis, Lance Gross, Cassi Davis Tyler Perry's House of Payne is an American sitcom television series created and produced by playwright, director, and producer Tyler Perry. The show revolved around a multi-generational family ...more

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Empire is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best 2010s Black TV Shows
Empire Terrence Howard, Taraji P. Henson, Bryshere Y. Gray Empire (Fox, 2015) is an American musical drama television series created by Lee Daniels and Danny Strong. The life of hip hop mogul, former drug dealer, and CEO of Empire Entertainment Lucious ...more

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Love That Girl! is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best 2010s Black TV Shows
Love That Girl! Tatyana Ali, Phil Morris, Alphonso McAuley Love That Girl! is an American sitcom that airs on TV One and debuted on January 19, 2010. The series started off as a four episode, independently produced series presentation that aired as a ...more

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Are We There Yet? is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best 2010s Black TV Shows
Are We There Yet? Terry Crews, Essence Atkins, Coy Stewart Are We There Yet? is an American television sitcom, which premiered on TBS on June 2, 2010.

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Why? With Hannibal Buress is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best 2010s Black TV Shows
Why? With Hannibal Buress Hannibal Buress

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Reed Between the Lines is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best 2010s Black TV Shows
Reed Between the Lines Tracee Ellis Ross^! Malcolm-Jamal Warner^! Nadji Jeter Reed Between the Lines is an American television family sitcom that premiered on October 11, 2011, on BET. The series was renewed for a second season on April 12, 2011. It was later announced in ...more

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Let's Stay Together is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best 2010s Black TV Shows
Let's Stay Together Erica Hubbard, Kyla Pratt, Nadine Ellis Let's Stay Together is an American romantic comedy television series created by Jacque Edmonds Cofer. It premiered on Black Entertainment Television on January 11, 2011. The title of the series ...more

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A.N.T. Farm is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best 2010s Black TV Shows
A.N.T. Farm China Anne McClain, Sierra McCormick, Jake Short A.N.T. Farm is an American teen sitcom which originally aired on Disney Channel from May 6, 2011 to March 21, 2014. It first aired on May 6, 2011, as a special one-episode preview and continued ...more

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Being Mary Jane is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best 2010s Black TV Shows
Being Mary Jane Gabrielle Union, Lisa Vidal, Margaret Avery Being Mary Jane (BET, 2014) is an American drama television series created by Mara Brock Akil. The life of a young black woman (Gabrielle Union), her work, her family, and the popular talk show ...more

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Real Husbands of Hollywood is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best 2010s Black TV Shows
Real Husbands of Hollywood Real Husbands of Hollywood is an American comedy reality television parody on BET. The series debuted on January 15, 2013. It was announced in March 2013 that the series would be renewed for a ...more

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The Real Housewives of Atlanta is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best 2010s Black TV Shows
The Real Housewives of Atlanta Kandi Burruss, NeNe Leakes, Phaedra Parks The Real Housewives of Atlanta is an American reality television series that premiered on October 7, 2008, on Bravo. Developed as the third installment of The Real Housewives franchise, ...more

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Tyler Perry's For Better or Wo... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best 2010s Black TV Shows
Tyler Perry's For Better or Worse Tasha Smith, Michael Jai White, Crystle Stewart Tyler Perry's For Better or Worse is an American comedy-drama series created and produced by playwright/director/producer Tyler Perry. The series is based on Perry's 2007 film Why Did I Get ...more

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The Wendy Williams Show is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best 2010s Black TV Shows
The Wendy Williams Show Wendy Williams The Wendy Williams Show is an American syndicated talk show hosted by Wendy Williams. The show is produced by Debmar-Mercury, and airs internationally, and is re-broadcast on BET. It premiered ...more