Top Ten Best Black Comedians


The Top Ten

1 Dave Chappelle Dave Chappelle David Khari Webber "Dave" Chappelle is an African American stand-up comedian, screenwriter, producer, and actor.

Dave Chappelle is #2. and Bernie Mac is #!

2 Richard Pryor Richard Pryor Richard Franklin Lennox Thomas Pryor was an American stand-up comedian, actor, and social critic. Pryor was known for uncompromising examinations of racism and topical contemporary issues, which employed vulgarities and profanity, as well as racial epithets.

"THE BED IS ON MY FOOT"- Richard Pryor on Saturday Night Live 1976

Number 1 hands down

Why you burn yo self doesn't matter I loved your jokes

Good placement for him but he was very funny as well

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3 Eddie Murphy Eddie Murphy Edward Regan "Eddie" Murphy is an American comedian, actor, writer, singer, and producer. Murphy was a regular cast member on Saturday Night Live from 1980 to 1984.

You are hilarious

Very funny he should be near the top thouvh

4 Kevin Hart Kevin Hart Kevin Darnell Hart is an American actor, comedian, writer, and producer. Born and raised in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Hart began his career by winning several amateur comedy competitions at clubs throughout New England, culminating in his first real break in 2000 when he was cast by Judd Apatow for more.

Kevin Hart should not even be on this list.

Kevin hart is the best comedian ever

Love him he is hilarious

You short but funny

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5 Chris Rock Chris Rock Christopher Julius Rock III is an American comedian, actor, writer, producer, and director. After working as a standup comic and appearing in small film roles, Rock came to wider prominence as a cast member of Saturday Night Live in the early 1990s.

Coming from lactose

6 Katt Williams Katt Williams Micah Sierra "Katt" Williams is an American stand-up comedian, actor, rapper, singer and voice artist.

Never know when I need this I might have to shave or shave somebody else

Hold up wait a minute let me put some pimpin in it

I like Kate Williams. I like his style of comedy.

Donna did you hear me

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7 Bernie Mac Bernie Mac Bernard Jeffrey "Bernie" McCullough better known by his stage name Bernie Mac, was an American stand-up comedian, actor and voice artist.

I honestly believe Bernie Mac was the best of all time!

I a mac baby

8 Tracy Morgan Tracy Morgan
9 Martin Lawrence Martin Lawrence Martin Fitzgerald Lawrence is an American stand-up comedian, actor, producer, writer, and voice actor.
10 Eddie Griffin

The Contenders

11 Chris Tucker Chris Tucker Christopher "Chris" Tucker is an American actor and stand-up comedian. He is known for playing the role of Smokey in Friday and as Detective James Carter in the Rush Hour film series.

I think he as well should have been at least in the top ten he is very funny!

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13 Bill Cosby Bill Cosby William Henry "Bill" Cosby, Jr., is an American stand-up comedian, actor, and author. more.
14 Redd Foxx Redd Foxx John Elroy Sanford, better known by his screen name Redd Foxx, was an American stand-up comedian and actor, best remembered for his explicit comedy records and his starring role on the 1970s sitcom Sanford and Son.
15 Jamie Foxx Jamie Foxx Eric Marlon Bishop, known professionally by his stage name Jamie Foxx, is an American actor, singer, songwriter and comedian.

Very funny and an all around entertainer!

16 D.L. Hughley
17 Steve Harvey Steve Harvey Broderick Stephen Harvey, known professionally as Steve Harvey, is an American comedian, television host, producer, radio personality, actor, and author.
18 Flip Wilson
19 Charlie Murphy

His true Hollywood stories will forever be legends

20 Patrice O’Neal
21 Aries Spears

With out a doubt on e of the most intelligent comics period. ton not rate him in the top five of black stand up comics., in an indictment of our lack of intellect.

22 Reginald D. Hunter
23 Damon Wayans
24 Mike Epps
25 Terry Crews Terry Crews Terry Alan Crews is an American actor and former American football player. He is known for playing Julius on the UPN/CW sitcom Everybody Hates Chris and for his appearances in Old Spice commercials, as well as films such as Friday After Next, Idiocracy, White Chicks and The Expendables series.
26 Eric Andre
27 Jay Pharoah Jay Pharoah Jared Antonio Farrow, better known by his stage name Jay Pharoah, is an American actor, stand-up comedian, impressionist, rapper, and voice actor.
28 Marlon Wayans
29 Paul Mooney
30 Tiffany Haddish
31 Robin Harris
32 Sherman Hemsley
33 Blowfly
34 Jerrod Carmichael
35 Hannibal Buress
36 Godfrey
37 Ian Edwards
38 Lavell Crawford
39 Donald Glover Donald Glover Donald McKinley Glover Jr. is an American actor, comedian, writer, director, rapper, and DJ. He performs music under the stage name Childish Gambino and as a DJ under the name mcDJ.
40 Richard Ayoade
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List Stats

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Top Remixes

1. Katt Williams
2. Dave Chappelle
3. Kevin Hart
1. Richard Pryor
2. Eddie Murphy
3. Moms Mabley
1. Dave Chappelle
2. Richard Pryor
3. Eddie Murphy


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