To piggie back on TV One's idea..I've come up with a Crossy Classifieds exclusive:
The Top Black Women Alive Period
15. Susan L. Taylor - Editor and Chief of Essence Magazine
14. Vanessa Williams - Model/Singer - Just beautiful for no reason
12. Michelle Obama - Our Future First Lady ;)
11. Candace Parker - She's makes the WNBA look good. Oh, did I mention she can dunk?!
10. Janet Jackson - She is an awesome entertainer, and who could forget Little Penny! :)
9. Tyra Banks - First Black model to grace the cover of Sports Illustrated/America's Next Top Model/ The Tyra Show
8. Mariah Carey - Best-selling female artist next to Madonna
7. Condoleeza Rice - She's our Secretary of State, and she's a genius. If you don't know, google it!
6. Maya Angelou - Poet/Writer/Teacher - She's a phenomenal woman
5. Beyonce Knowles - Singer/Entrepreneur
4. Serena Williams / Venus Williams - Tennis wouldn't be the same without them
3. Halle Berry - Oscar-winning Actress
2. Oprah - Who doesn't love her?
1. Robin Roberts - A pioneer at blazing a trail at ESPN, ABC, and battling Cancer
Who would you add to the list?