Black Celebs at the 2012 Republican National Convention

After learning that high-profile black celebs like 50 Cent, LL Cool J and Don King previously identified themselves as members of the Republican party, it should be no surprise that there will be some black faces besides those of Herman Cain and Michael Steele at this week’s GOP national convention in Tampa, Fla. Included in the list of 20112 black attendees are a gospel singer whose appearance has sparked controversy and a shunning from Democrats, as well as a nonpartisan actress that insists she’s appearing just to encourage voter turnout.  Check out the very short list of black celebrities attending the Republican National Convention. -danielle canada