The black excellence movement continues to grow stronger every year as hip-hop stars like Diddy, Dr. Dre and JAY-Z topple the Forbes chart. But it’s deeper than that – music stars like Childish Gambino and Drake are representing for the new generation of powerful African American celebrities.

Big Facts

Recently, SOHH polled followers on social media for their take on which rap artists are modern-day black excellence. Check out the results below.

High-Key Details

Recently, rap star Rick Ross reminded fans it’s deeper than rap. Yung Renzel plugged his popular Rich By Rick Ross grooming product line.

“With a great beard comes great responsibility. Rich By Rick Ross now also available at Walgreens, Sally Beauty and online!”

“Grooming at its finest”

Wait, There’s More

UGK’s Bun B is also about hair and health awareness. The hip-hop veteran recently co-signed Ross’ popular haircare product line.

“Trill as they come. Bun B real since day one. RIP Pimp C. Port of Miami 2 tour.”

Before You Go

Over the past few years, Drake has ventured into the alcoholic beverage line. The 6 God previously teamed up with Virginia Black whiskey for a hilarious campaign with his dad Dennis Graham.

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