EBONY magazine honored 100 Black influencers who have made strides in the fields of business, entertainment, and the arts.
Held at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, California, Chris Tucker served as the event host and Ne-Yo gave a surprise performance.
Before the event, Black excellence graced the red carpet. Notable figures who walked the red carpet included David Oyelowo, Mayor Andrew Gillum, model Eva Marcille, CNN
political analyst Symone Sanders, Kofi Siriboe, and rapper Saweetie to name a few.
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