Black Celebrities Whose First Name Starts With A

Discover the famous black people whose name starts with A. The list includes people like Aaliyah, Alicia Keys, Akon, Allen Iverson, Angela Bassett and many more. This list of black celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. Black people featured on this list, include political leaders, actors, actresses and lyricists & songwriters. This list of black celebrities whose names start with A includes people from United States, England, Nigeria, South Africa and many more countries.

AaliyahAaliyah
16 January 1979, American
American singer
Alicia KeysAlicia Keys
25 January 1981, American
Musician

AkonAkon
16 April 1973, American
Singer

Allen IversonAllen Iverson
07 June 1975, American
Basketball Player

Angela BassettAngela Bassett
16 August 1958, American
Actress

Assata ShakurAssata Shakur
16 July 1947, Cuban, American
Murder Convict
Aretha FranklinAretha Franklin
25 March 1942, American
Singer

Amandla StenbergAmandla Stenberg
23 October 1998, American
Actress

Aisha TylerAisha Tyler
18 September 1970, American
Actress, TV Host
Arthur AsheArthur Ashe
10 July 1943, American
Tennis Player

Alfonso RibeiroAlfonso Ribeiro
21 September 1971, American
Actor
Anthony MackieAnthony Mackie
23 September 1978, American
Actor

Andre BraugherAndre Braugher
01 July 1962, American
Actor

Alisha BoeAlisha Boe
06 March 1997, American
Actress

Antonio BrownAntonio Brown
10 July 1988, American
American football wide receiver

Anthony DavisAnthony Davis
11 March 1993, American
Basketball Player
Afeni ShakurAfeni Shakur
10 January 1947, American
Activist

Alice WalkerAlice Walker
09 February 1944, American
Author

Aliko DangoteAliko Dangote
10 April 1957, Nigerien
Businessman

Alfre WoodardAlfre Woodard
08 November 1952, American
Actress
A Boogie wit da HoodieA Boogie wit da Hoodie
1995 AD, American
Rapper

Audre LordeAudre Lorde
18 February 1934, American
Writer
Attallah ShabazzAttallah Shabazz
16 November 1958, American
Malcolm X's Daughter

Abiy AhmedAbiy Ahmed
15 August 1976, Ethiopian
Prime Minister of Ethiopia

Alex MartinAlex Martin
09 May 1973, American
Actress
Avery BrooksAvery Brooks
02 October 1948, American
Actor

Alex HaleyAlex Haley
11 August 1921, American
Writer
A. Phillip RandolphA. Philip Randolph
15 April 1889, American
Leader of the African-American civil-rights

Anita BakerAnita Baker
26 January 1958, American
R&B Singer

Aaron NevilleAaron Neville
24 January 1941, American
Singer & Musician
André HollandAndré Holland
28 December 1979, American
Actor

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Aaron McGruderAaron McGruder
29 May 1974, American
Writer, Cartoonist & Public Speaker
Angellica BellAngellica Bell
24 March 1976, British
Television Presenter

Aisha HindsAisha Hinds
13 November 1975, American
Actress

Althea GibsonAlthea Gibson
25 August 1927, American
Tennis player

August WilsonAugust Wilson
27 April 1945, American
American playwright
Alan KeyesAlan Keyes
07 August 1950, American
Activist
Amiri BarakaAmiri Baraka
07 October 1934, American
Writer

Alvin AileyAlvin Ailey
05 January 1931, American
Choreographer

Archie MooreArchie Moore
13 December 1916, American
Boxer

Alek WekAlek Wek
16 April 1977, Sudanese
Model
Abebe BikilaAbebe Bikila
07 August 1932, Ethiopian
Olympic marathon champion

Agbani DaregoAgbani Darego
22 December 1982, Nigerian
Model & Beauty Queen

Agostinho NetoAgostinho Neto
17 September 1922, Angolan
Former President of Angola

Ata JohnsonAta Johnson
25 October 1948, American
Dwayne Johnson's Mother

Ahmadou AhidjoAhmadou Ahidjo
24 August 1924, Cameroonian
First President of Cameroon
A$AP FergA$AP Ferg
20 October 1988, American
Rapper

Abdullah IbrahimAbdullah Ibrahim
09 October 1934, South African
Pianist, Composer
Abdoulaye WadeAbdoulaye Wade
29 May 1926, Senegalese
Politician

Abdou DioufAbdou Diouf
07 September 1935, Senegalese
Politician

Ashley LovelaceAshley Lovelace
07 November 2002, American
Instagram Star
Aisha MorrisAisha Morris
02 February 1975, American
Singer-songwriter

AminéAminé
18 April 1994, Ethiopian, American
Rapper
Arnelle SimpsonArnelle Simpson
04 December 1968, American
O. J. Simpson's Daughter

Ayesha RascoeAyesha Rascoe
1986 AD, American
Journalist

AstroAstro
27 September 1996, American
Rapper, Actor

Amin ElhassanAmin Elhassan
12 April 1979, Sudanese
Sports Commentator

Anna Julia CooperAnna Julia Cooper
10 August 1858, American
Author, Educator
Akai OseiAkai Osei
12 April 1999, British
Actor

Allen AllensworthAllen Allensworth
07 April 1842, American
Baptist Minister, Educator, Army Officer

Abune PaulosAbune Paulos
03 November 1935, Ethiopian
Patriarch

Ayodele AwojobiAyodele Awojobi
12 March 1937, Nigerien
Academic
Ayo JayAyo Jay
09 August 1989, Nigerian, British, American
Singer

A J JacobsA J Jacobs
13 March 2001, British
Rapper
Ann Marie SlaterAnn Marie Slater
20 November 1995, American
Singer-songwriter

André-Marie MbidaAndré-Marie Mbida
01 January 1917, Cameroonian
Statesman

Amanda PierreAmanda Pierre
22 April 1994, American
YouTuber
Albert John LuthuliAlbert John Luthuli
04 June 1898, South African
President of African National Congress (ANC)

AJ3FifaAJ3Fifa
20 February 1993, British
YouTube Gamer
Ahmed HirsiAhmed Hirsi
 , Somalian, American
Ilhan Omar's Husband

Arantza FahnbullehArantza Fahnbulleh
13 June 1993, American
Comedian

Aylek$Aylek$
24 July 1998, American
Rapper
Aaliyah JayAaliyah Jay
23 June 1994, American
Beauty Vloggers

Amirah O'NealAmirah O'Neal
13 November 2001, American
Shaquille O'Neal's Daughter
Armon WarrenArmon Warren
18 May 1997, American
Instagram Star

Amelia MonetAmelia Monet
23 October 2000, British
Instagram Star

Akua DansuaAkua Dansua
23 April 1958, Ghanaian
Ghanaian Politician

Ava DuVernayAva DuVernay
24 August 1972, American
American director
Anderson PaakAnderson Paak
08 February 1986, American
Singer
Alex NewellAlex Newell
20 August 1992, American
Actor

Ashley ColeAshley Cole
20 December 1980, British
Association football player

André 3000André 3000
27 May 1975, American
Rapper

Anika Noni RoseAnika Noni Rose
06 September 1972, American
Actress
Aldis HodgeAldis Hodge
20 September 1986, American
Actor

Audra McDonaldAudra McDonald
03 July 1970, German, American
Actress

Andy ColeAndy Cole
15 October 1971, British
Footballer

Arsenio HallArsenio Hall
12 February 1956, American
Comedian

Aja Naomi KingAja Naomi King
11 January 1985, American
Actress
Amaury NolascoAmaury Nolasco
24 December 1970, Puerto Rican, American
Actor, Film actor, Television actor

Anita HillAnita Hill
30 July 1956, American
Attorney
Amar'e StoudemireAmar'e Stoudemire
16 November 1982, Israeli, American
Basketball player

Apollo CrewsApollo Crews
22 August 1987, American
Wrestler
Alveda KingAlveda King
22 January 1951, American
Politician
Ashton SandersAshton Sanders
24 October 1995, American
Actor