coolest black kid in america

The Coolest Black Kid in America, No. 8: Maya Penn

While 14-year-old Maya Penn may not be an official millennial, she’s already adopted the entrepreneurial…

The Coolest Black Kid in America, No. 6: DJ Fulano

When wellness specialist Latham Thomas’s 11-year-old son DJ Fulano Librizzi was a 5-year-old DJ in…

The Coolest Black Kid in America, No. 4: Eden Duncan-Smith [VIDEO]

The night August Wilson’s Fences won the Best Revival of a Play award at the…

The Coolest Black Kid in America, No. 3: Djali Brown-Cepeda [VIDEO]

Djali Brown-Cepeda has a rhythm of joy in her heart about life. The 16- year-old…

The Coolest Black Kid in America, No. 2: Chayim Usher [VIDEO]

Seventeen-year-old Chayim (pronounced kime) Usher runs his own multimedia production company called Living Hebrew. With…

The Coolest Black Kid in America, No. 1: Jahari Parrish [VIDEO]

Ten-year-old Jahari introduces himself with an unexpected cool kid swagger: “My name is Jahari Cemi…