The first annual awards show Black Girls Rock! aired Sunday. What did you think?

Take a look at the fabulous ladies honored:

Teresa Clarke

Shot Caller: Teresa Clarke
Chairman and CEO of, changing the way the world see the continent of Africa.

Ruby Dee

Living Legend: Ruby Dee
Civil Rights activist, actress, writer, producer, and Emmy Award winner during a time when African Americans were rare in Hollywood.

Rev. Dr. Iyanla Vanzant

Motivator: Rev. Dr. Iyanla Vanzant
reverend and motivational speaker.


Young, Gifted, and Black: Raven-Symoné
entrepreneur, TV producer, singer, and actor all before age 25.

Missy Elliot

Visionary: Missy Elliot
rapper & music producer topping charts in a male-dominated industry.

Marcelite J. Harris

Trailblazer: Major General Marcelite J. Harris
highest ranking female in the U.S. Air Force of any ethnicity.

Keke Palmer

Who's Got Next: Keke Palmer
actress & singer taking the world by storm at age 17.