23 Gorgeous Female Black Models In 2019

Black models are becoming more popular in the fashion & beauty industry. The big giant of fashion & beauty industry like Fenty Beauty, Ulta, Sephora & others continuously allows black models to show their talent and beauty whole over the world.

Did you remember? Once upon a time, black people or negro are neglected by the white people. Fortunately, This negro neglected period already is gone.

In the current era, there is no division between white & black people. For this reason, you can see some big names in Hollywood, although they are also black like my favorite Will Smith.

It’s easy to understand that, Nowadays, black female models & male models also rule the fashion industry. Why? Because they are helping the brand to sell their products or helping a TV show to increase their TRP.

Why is this happening? Because of black models are becoming more popular over the year. With their beauty, they prove that they can attract peoples. They’re beautiful. They’re Amazing. Some of those are the queen of the dark model.

One of the most successful black female models is Naomi Campbell. Did you know? Beverly Johnson became the first African-American female to show up on the cover of Vogue.

They inspire all the young black models to enter the fashion world.

We are coming back to today’s topic. Today we are featuring 23 iconic black models photo & wiki who are successful in this era.

All the black models we are going to showing you that we are picking from all over the world.

So let’s dive in.

Black Models Female

In this part, we are showing you 23 African American models, black female models & black teen models also dark models. Here are the 23 hottest dark female models by our expert picks.

1. Tika Sumpter

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Tika Sumpter‘ is a well known American actress, TV host, one of the cute black models. She is strongly known for her natural and consistent performance.

Tika came into the limelight when she started acting in the ABC seriesOne Life to Live” as Layla Williamson. This character was getting popular so that Tika also gaining popularity. As an actress, she has done a great job in the entertainment industry. After that, She also produced a movie, which is “Southside With You.”

2.Tyra Banks – Legendary Black Models

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Tyra Banks‘ is a fashion model, American television personality, author, etc. She is one of the most top-earning models of all time. She is the first African-American descent to be featured on GQ magazine.

She launched her career at the age of 15. She is best known as a symbol of the beauty & cosmetics company cover girl.

Tyra is one of only seventeen models to be ranked as a legendary model by models.com. She is also known as a queen of African-American descent.

3.Winnie Harlow – Successful Black Models

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Winnie Harlow‘ is one of the finest and sexiest black female models though she is born with a chronic skin condition which is called vitiligo.

Winnie Harlow is a Canadian fashion model and television personality who is now one of the best social media influencers in the world. Harlow faced bullied in her earlier life. Even she changed her school several times for this bullied reason. One point of life, she dropped out.

And She started her modeling career on Instagram. Fortunately, she discovered by the host of ‘American Next Top ModelTyra Banks.

Guess what? She got an opportunity to participated in the show. By the end of the show, She ranked the sixth position, and it’s made her dream. She was getting popularity overnight.

She is a young black model who gained success quickly through social media.

Recently she collab with Kylie Jenner and her step-sister Kim Kardashian.

4.Tanisha Harper

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Tanisha Harper‘ is known as a fashion model. She began her career at 15 like Winnie Harlow. When she was discovered by ‘model scout.’

She became popular over the night. She was featured everywhere from TV advertisements to billboards. She also starred in many reputed magazines such as InStyle, Vanity Fair magazines.

She was complete her media arts degree at the age of 20. Quite surprising. Right?

5.Naomi Campbell – Black Supermodels


When it comes to black models name, then it’s impossible to don’t mention supremely hot Naomi Campbell. Campbell is a British model, actress, and businesswoman.

Campbell dominated the fashion industry and made herself the most in-demand model in the late 80s and the whole 90s. She was one of the sixth models of her generation declared supermodels by the fashion industry.

Besides her modeling, she was started singing. She also launched her perfume line.

6.Tabria Majors – Plus Size Black Models

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If you’re familiar with social media, then you might know her ‘Tabria Majors.’ She is a plus-size model from America.

Tabria rose to viral through her Instagram images. She is an Instagram sensation, with over 1.1 million followers. She wanted to show that plus-size women are also looking good in lingerie and other dresses as well and she did it.

She loves herself a lot. She shared her feelings about her body figure with womenshealthmag.

As a plus-size model, it’s important to me to broadcast myself at this size to show other women it’s okay to embrace who you are at any size.

That’s not to say I never want to lose weight; my health is important to me. But if I wish to gain weight, lose weight, or stay the same, I’m going to love myself at every stage of the process.

7.Joy Bryant

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Joy Bryant is an American actress and a fashion model. She has joined a notable number of film and television shows.

She made her debut with the film Carmen: A Hip Hopera in 2001.

8.Nyakim Gatwech Black Model (The Queen Of Dark)


Nyakim Getwech‘ is a South Sudanese black model. She is known as “The Queen Of Dark” even some people also called her Melanin Queen.

Getwech becomes accessible through the power of the internet. Until now(When I write this article), Getwech have 4,70,000 follower on Instagram.

Gatwech said in an interview with teenvogue.com

“It requires time to love who you are. Be positive in whatever the situation is,” Nyakim said in a conference of Teen Vogue, “If you love yourself, other people will see. It will shine through you, and then they have the choice to accept you or walk away.”

9.HEIR JORDYN – A Female Black Models Who Gained Followers Overnight

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Jordyn Woods‘ is like one of those people who became a social media sensation in light speed. Jordyn is an American model and social media superstar.

She already gained 10.6M followers on Instagram. She is one of the best friends of Kylie Jenner and also familiar with the Kardashian family. Being Kylie’s friends, she got lots of opportunities to attend the famous reality show ‘Life of Kylie.’

10.Jourdan Dunn

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Jourdan Dunn is a British model and actress. She is supremely gorgeous. Look at her image.

She was discovered in local Primark in 2006. She is the first black model to walk a Prada runway in over a decade.she was declared an icon by models.com.

Some of the industry experts said that She is the supermodel of this generation.

11.Saffi Karina


Saffi Karina is a British/English model with plus size figure. She is also familiar with social media. Saffi loves herself a lot. She thinks that figure size doesn’t matter.

If you have the talent and want to create a position in the fashion industry, then you can do it. That’s why Saffi worked to help body size positivity. She also launched the ‘Curve Project London‘ to understand women how vital is body size acceptance.

12.Naomi Chin Wing

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Naomi is one of the most appreciating young black models. It’s hard to believe that Naomi celebrated her 19th birthday recently. She is from Trinidad and Tobago.

Most probably, You even don’t hear this name before. It’s pleasant to see that from a small underrated island girl into getting international runways success.

13.Beverly Johnson – Queen Of Dark Models

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Beverly Johnson‘ is an American model and actress. She belonged to a middle-class family. She became the first African-American black female model who got a chance to appear in the American edition of Vogue in 1974.

In 1975, She became the first black women models to cover of the French edition of the Elle.

The Newyork Times‘ declared that Beverly Johnson is one of the most 20s century influential people in the fashion industry.

14.Sessilee Lopez

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One of the fantastic black girl models over the world. She is an American model.

She was MODELS.com’s Model of the Week in April 2004.

15.Indira Scott – Social Media Black Models Star


Indira Scott is an American model and social media star. She was born in Jamaica.

She has appeared in V Magazine & Office Magazine as well.

16.Marquita Pring

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Marquita Pring is an American model and actress. Marquita is a plus size black model who is becoming one of the most favorite face and body by the fashion world.

She signed as a model for ford models and IMG model New York edition. An agency discovered her.

17.Ariel Meredith

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Ariel Meredith is a model from America who won the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue in 2009,2012,2013,2014,2015 ultimately five times.

Ariel has done performed in lots of shows. She discovered at the age of 14. In 1998, She won the best honors at a modeling competition where 500 contestants taken part.

This success helped her to sign a contract with ford models.

18.Kidada Jones

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Kidada is a 45 years old American model, actress, and fashion designer as well. One notable working journey of her is, She has worked with the Walt Disney company with her line.

Kidada successfully drew the attention of peoples when she styled Michael Jackson for the cover of Vibe Magazine. She is the daughter of reputed film producer Quincy Jones.

She started working as a celebrity stylist for her father’s Vibe magazine. Jones is one of the beautiful black models in the world.

19.Katoucha Niane

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Katoucha Niane was a Guinean model. She modelled for Christian Lacroix. Niane was a stunning black model. She was also known as The Black Princess.

Unfortunately, She is no more with us😔

20.Joan Smalls

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Joan Smalls from Puerto Rican. She is a model and actress. She also appeared in lots of advertisements. The notable one is Tom Ford Metallique Fragrance in 2019.

She ranked #8 on Forbes magazines as the world’s highest-paid model in 2013 and 2018. She appeared to cover Elle for Return Of Supermodel.

In 2012, Joan was ranked the #1 model in the earth by models.com.

21.Chanel Iman


One of the gorgeous hottest black models ever. Chanel is an American dark model, also an Instagram influencer with 1.6M followers. She is strongly known for her work with Victoria’s Secret Angel.

She has appeared to cover many magazines. And it’s huge for any upcoming models to getting cover of magazines. Some notable magazines are Harper’s Bazaar Kazakhstan and Elle Croatia. These are the very recent magazines cover of her.

22.Ainett Stephens – Venezuelan Black Models

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Ainett Stephens is a Venezuelan black model, actress, and television personality. With her charm figure and good looking body, she posed for multiple nude calendars.

She took part in the Miss Venezuela Beauty Contest in 2000 and fortunately, she was among the ten semi-finalists. She is the black supermodel of Venezuela.

23.Cassie Ventura – Favourite Black Models


Most phenomenal and gorgeous black fashion models I’ve ever seen. Cassie Ventura is best known as Cassie. She is an American actress, dancer, and fashion model. She born and grew up in New London.

Cassie began her career in late 2004. She modelled for Calvin Klein also she has been featured in tons of magazines including GQ & Bust.

Apart from her modelling, She also a great singer. She released her debut song album in 2006.

My view on Black Models

Black models are doing well and they are also helping the brand to sell their (Brand) product. That’s why The big giant of companies are allowing dark models.

It’s pleasant to see that black models compete head to head with fair models. Once upon a time, they are neglected by the fair peoples.

But nowadays, In this world, black models are doing well and it’s really awesome to see the success of the dark models. I appreciate it and I wanna see more success of black models.

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