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Brukwine

Brukwine is a workout like no other! Brukwine is a killer dance workout that combines crushing your fitness goals with the excitement of being on a stage!

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Charlamagne Tha God

Charlamagne Tha God has risen to become one of the most potent, influential, and authoritative voices in media today.

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Faith Hunter, MBA, E-RYT® 500, YACEP

Faith Hunter is a global yoga/meditation instructor and spiritual teacher that brilliantly blends Classic yogic principles and real-world occurrences into an experience that is grounded, radical and unforgettably Spiritually Fly™

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Gina Neely

Gina Neely is an award-winning Television Host, Motivational Speaker, Brand Ambassador, and a New York Times Best-Selling Author.

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Iyanla Vanzant

From welfare mother to New York Times best-selling author, from the Brooklyn projects to Emmy Award winner

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Dr. Joy Harden Bradford

Dr. Joy Harden Bradford is a Licensed Psychologist, Speaker, Media Personality, and the host of the wildly popular mental health podcast, Therapy for Black Girls.

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Dr. Lauren Powell

Board-certified family medicine physician, also known as The Culinary Doctor on a mission to end generational health issues in the African-American community.

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LeVar Burton

LeVar Burton starred as Kunta Kinte in the acclaimed mini-series ROOTS.

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Rev. Michael B. Beckwith

Rev. Michael Bernard Beckwith is the Founder and Spiritual Director of the Agape International Spiritual Center

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Sarah Jakes Roberts

Sarah Jakes Roberts is redefining what it means to be a modern woman of faith.

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Dr. Patrice Harris, MD, MA

Patrice A. Harris, MD, MA, a psychiatrist from Atlanta, became the 174th president of the American Medical Association in June 2019

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Rosalynn Daniels

Rosalynn Daniels is a Lifestyle Expert, Content Creator, Food Photographer, and Restaurateur.

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ShaNay Norvell

ShaNay Norvell is a highly sought out Certified Fitness Expert, Life Coach and Author.

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Dr. Sherry Blake

Dr. Sherry Blake, is one of the most highly sought-after media experts in the area of mental health in the country.

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Tiffany "The Budgetnista" Aliche

Tiffany "The Budgetnista" Aliche is America's favorite personal financial educator.

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