Let’s Hear It For The Boys: Funny Black Guys

W. Kamau Bell

Listed without commentary and in no particular order, here are 12 funny Black men that I have seen do stand-up comedy. DECEMBER 2015 Update: The list is up to 17.

  1. W. Kamau Bell (pictured above)
  2.  Eric Andre
  3.  Hannibal Buress
  4.  Baratunde Thurston
  5. Victor Varnado
  6.  Elon James White
  7.  Dave Lester
  8.  Donald Glover
  9.  Jordan Carlos
  10.  Wyatt Cenac
  11. Baron Vaughn
  12. Reggie Watts
  13. Jerrod Carmichael
  14. Lucas Brothers
  15. Jermaine Fowler
  16. Will Miles
  17. Seaton Smith

Related:

Nearly three years after I write the list of comedians, New York Magazine has a good article about the new wave of black comedians.

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