My black is beautiful; a history of black pageant winners

It’s that time of year again when America’s best bred and well read strut their stuff and showcase their talent in hopes of snagging the 2014 Miss America title. While there seems to be a lack of diversity among this year’s contestants, politics aside, there have been many beautiful black women to walk away with […]

Leila Lopes, Miss Universe 2011: Her sexiest pictures

Earning the title of Miss Universe isn’t an easy task. Leila Lopes, went from being crowned Miss Angola 2010 to being the first woman from Angola to win the title of Miss Universe in 2011.  Lopes, undoubtedly one of the most beautiful women in the world, won the Photogenic Award during the contest, and no wonder! […]

Brown-Skinned African Beauty Crowned 2011 Miss Universe

Leila Lopes, the 25-year-old beauty from Angola, Africa, beat out 88 competitors to win the 2011 Miss Universe Pageant on September 12. She is one of only a handful of black women ever to be awarded that crown. The soft-spoken stunner said she believes her smile and her ability to motivate others were her biggest […]