Black Supermodels

New York — You gotta give it to Victoria’s Secret for giving the $2 million bra to Brazilian model Adriana Lima for the most watched runway show on the planet. But for the rest of the show, they seemed to feature models of color in interesting situations, including ones that had them parading around performers […]

With their 40th anniversary cover, Essence Magazine has decided to feature super models Naomi Campbell, Iman, and Liya Kebede following the magazine’s controversy over hiring a white Fashion Editor. Click here to view photos: RELATED: Former Supermodel Beverly Peele In Serious Condition After Car Accident Naomi Campbell Testifies In Dictator’s Blood Diamond Trial

From MadameNoire.com: Cameroonian photographer Mario Epanya went all out in his campaign to make Vogue Africa a reality. In order to get publisher Conde Nast to see the potential in the magazine–that would pay homage to African women–he created fictional covers, featuring gorgeous images, but it looks like it wasn’t enough.

Naomi Campbell and actress Mia Farrow will be summoned to testify at former Liberian President Charles Taylor's war crimes trial, addressing allegations Taylor gave the supermodel an uncut diamond at a South African reception in 1997.

From NY Daily News: Claudia Schiffer is one of the world’s best-loved supermodels, but she’s drawing a firestorm of criticism for her latest magazine cover.

Update from TMZ.com: TMZ obtained a statement from Peele’s rep who tells us the model’s daughter was also involved in the crash.