Caribbean Celebrities was originally published on blackamericaweb.com

1. Melanie Fiona is Guyanese. (PR)

Melanie Fiona is Guyanese. (PR)

2. Tyson Beckford is part Jamaican. (PR)

Tyson Beckford is part Jamaican. (PR)

3. Rihanna was born in Barbados. (AP)

Rihanna was born in Barbados. (AP)

4. Sean Kingston is Jamaican. (PR)

Sean Kingston is Jamaican. (PR)

5. Nicki Minaj has Trinidadian Roots. (AP)

Nicki Minaj has Trinidadian Roots. (AP)

6. The late and great Notorious B.I.G. was Jamaican. (PR)

The late and great Notorious B.I.G. was Jamaican. (PR)

7. Tia and Tamera Mowry are half Bahamian. (PR)

Tia and Tamera Mowry are half Bahamian. (PR)

8. Wyclef is Haitian. (PR)

Wyclef is Haitian. (PR)

9. Both of Foxy Brown’s parents were born in Trinidad. (PR)

Both of Foxy Brown’s parents were born in Trinidad. (PR)

10. LL Cool J has roots in Barbados. (PR)

LL Cool J has roots in Barbados. (PR)

11. Stacey Dash is Bajan. (PR)

Stacey Dash is Bajan. (PR)

12. The late Heavy D was born in Jamaica. (PR)

The late Heavy D was born in Jamaica. (PR)

13. Selita Ebanks is from the Cayman Islands. (PR)

Selita Ebanks is from the Cayman Islands. (PR)

14. Rapper Tyga is half Jamaican. (PR)

Rapper Tyga is half Jamaican. (PR)

15. Estelle is Grenadian. (PR)

Estelle is Grenadian. (PR)

16. Ryan Leslie’s father was born in Barbados. (PR)

Ryan Leslie’s father was born in Barbados. (PR)

17. Jackee Harry is half Trinidadian. (PR)

Jackee Harry is half Trinidadian. (PR)

18. Harry Belafonte is Jamaican. (PR)

Harry Belafonte is Jamaican. (PR)

19. Naomi Campbell descends from Jamaica. (PR)

Naomi Campbell descends from Jamaica. (PR)

20. Romany Malco is Trinidadian. (PR)

Romany Malco is Trinidadian. (PR)

21. Meagan Good has some Barbadian roots. (PR)

Meagan Good has some Barbadian roots. (PR)

22. Doug E. Fresh was born in Barbados. (PR)

Doug E. Fresh was born in Barbados. (PR)

23. Alicia Keys has Jamaican roots on her Dad’s side. (PR)

Alicia Keys has Jamaican roots on her Dad’s side. (PR)

24. Sidney Poitier was born in the Bahamas. (PR)

Sidney Poitier was born in the Bahamas. (PR)

25. Jason Derulo is Haitian. (PR)

Jason Derulo is Haitian. (PR)
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