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The Greatest Black Female Models

Updated May 4, 2021 6.2k votes 1.5k voters 64.7k views50 items

List RulesVote up the top Black female models around the world.


They're beautiful. They're magnetic. And they rule the fashion world. The most talented Black female models come in many forms. Some beautiful Black models are queens of the runway, while others are best known for their striking editorial photos. Many of these famous Black models broke down industry barriers throughout their careers.

Who will you find on this list of the best Black female models? Tyra Banks was a Victoria's Secret Angel, and has also helped countless young people enter the fashion industry with America's Next Top Model. Naomi Campbell is another one of the most successful female Black models of all time. In 1974, Beverly Johnson became the first African-American woman to appear on the cover of Vogue. Other top fashion stars featured on this list of Black women models include Selita Ebanks, Jessica White, and Iman.

Who do you think is the greatest Black female model? Give your personal picks a thumbs up to move them to the number-one spot, and please add any models who are missing.


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List Rules: Vote up the top Black female models around the world.