Black Celebrities Whose First Name Starts With S

Discover the famous black people whose name starts with S. The list includes people like Sam Cooke, Stephen Curry, Serena Williams, Snoop Dogg, Shonda Rhimes and many more. This list of black celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. Black people featured on this list, include lyricists & songwriters, rappers, actresses and record producers. This list of black celebrities whose names start with S includes people from United States, England, Nigeria, Zimbabwe and many more countries.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Sam Cooke

Sam Cooke
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: January 22, 1931
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: American
Died: December 11, 1964
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 2 Stephen Curry

Stephen Curry
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball Player
Birthdate: March 14, 1988
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: American
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)
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 3 Serena Williams

Serena Williams
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Tennis Player
Birthdate: September 26, 1981
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: American
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 4 Snoop Dogg

Snoop Dogg
Famous As: Rapper, Songwriter, Record Producer
Birthdate: October 20, 1971
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: American
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
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 5 Shonda Rhimes

Shonda Rhimes
Famous As: Television Producer
Birthdate: January 13, 1970
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: American
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 6 Samuel L. Jackson

Samuel L. Jackson
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: December 21, 1948
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: American
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
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 7 Suge Knight

Suge Knight
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Record Producer & Music Executive
Birthdate: April 19, 1965
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: American
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
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 8 Stevie Wonder

Stevie Wonder
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: May 13, 1950
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
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 9 Sidney Poitier

Sidney Poitier
Birthdate: February 20, 1927
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: Bahamian, American
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 10 Saweetie

Saweetie
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Rapper, Songwriter
Birthdate: July 2, 1993
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American
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 11 Shemar Moore

Shemar Moore
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: April 20, 1970
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: American
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 12 Spike Lee

Spike Lee
Famous As: Film director
Birthdate: March 20, 1957
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: American
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
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 13 Sade Adu

Sade Adu
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-Songwriter
Birthdate: January 16, 1959
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: Nigerian, British
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 14 SZA

SZA
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: November 8, 1990
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: American
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)
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 15 Sugar Ray Leonard

Sugar Ray Leonard
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American professional boxer
Birthdate: May 17, 1956
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 16 Seal

Seal
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: February 19, 1963
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: British
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
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 17 Seth Curry

Seth Curry
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball Player
Birthdate: August 23, 1990
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: American
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 18 Shirley Chisholm

Shirley Chisholm
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: November 30, 1924
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: American
Died: January 1, 2005
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 19 Skai Jackson

Skai Jackson
Famous As: Child Actress
Birthdate: April 8, 2002
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: American

 20 Sterling K. Brown

Sterling K. Brown
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: April 5, 1976
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: American
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
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 21 Shaquil Barrett

Shaquil Barrett
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: November 17, 1992
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: American
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 22 Samuel Eto'o

Samuel Eto'o
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Footballer
Birthdate: March 10, 1981
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: Cameroonian
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
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 23 Stefon Diggs

Stefon Diggs
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: November 29, 1993
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: American
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 24 Sadio Mané

Sadio Mané
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Footballer
Birthdate: April 10, 1992
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: Senegalese
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
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 25 Solange Knowles

Solange Knowles
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: June 24, 1986
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 26 Steve McNair

Steve McNair
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football Player
Birthdate: February 14, 1973
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: American
Died: July 4, 2009
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 27 Sonequa Martin-Green

Sonequa Martin-Green
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: March 21, 1985
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: American
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 28 Sugar Ray Robinson

Sugar Ray Robinson
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Former Welterweight and Middleweight Boxing Champion
Birthdate: May 3, 1921
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American
Died: April 12, 1989

 29 Sonny Liston

Sonny Liston
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Professional Boxer
Birthdate: May 8, 1932
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American
Died: December 30, 1970
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 30 Sanaa Lathan

Sanaa Lathan
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: September 19, 1971
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 31 Stormzy

Stormzy
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Rapper
Birthdate: July 26, 1993
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: British
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)

 32 Sojourner Truth

Sojourner Truth
Listed In: Activists
Famous As: American women's rights activist
Birthdate: December 1, 1797
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: American
Died: November 26, 1883

 33 Stokely Carmichael

Stokely Carmichael
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: June 29, 1941
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: Guinean, Trinidadian, American
Died: November 15, 1998

 34 Shar Jackson

Shar Jackson
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: August 31, 1976
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 35 Shirley Bassey

Shirley Bassey
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: January 8, 1937
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: Welsh
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 36 Shareef O'Neal

Shareef O'Neal
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Shaquille O'Neal's Son
Birthdate: January 11, 2000
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: American
Height: 6'9" (206 cm)

 37 Sean Taylor

Sean Taylor
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: April 1, 1983
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: American
Died: November 27, 2007
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 38 Sherri Shepherd

Sherri Shepherd
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 22, 1967
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)

 39 Shanola Hampton

Shanola Hampton
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: May 27, 1977
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: American
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 40 Sinbad

Sinbad
Famous As: Stand-up comedian
Birthdate: November 10, 1956
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: American
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 41 Sherman Hemsley

Sherman Hemsley
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: February 1, 1938
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: American
Died: July 24, 2012
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 42 Serge Gnabry

Serge Gnabry
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Football Player
Birthdate: July 14, 1995
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: German, Ivorian
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 43 Shaun Wright-Phillips

Shaun Wright-Phillips
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Association football player
Birthdate: October 25, 1981
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: British
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 44 Sterling Sharpe

Sterling Sharpe
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football Players
Birthdate: April 6, 1965
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: American
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 45 Sean Kingston

Sean Kingston
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: February 3, 1990
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: Jamaican
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 46 Sydney Tamiia Poitier

Sydney Tamiia Poitier
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: November 15, 1973
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: American
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 47 Shameik Moore

Shameik Moore
Famous As: Film actor
Birthdate: May 4, 1995
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 48 Serge Ibaka

Serge Ibaka
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: September 18, 1989
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: Spanish, Congolese (Republic)
Height: 7'0" (213 cm)

 49 Sammy Watkins

Sammy Watkins
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Football player
Birthdate: June 14, 1993
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: American
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 50 Solomon Northup

Solomon Northup
Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: July 10, 1807
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American
Died: 1863 AD