What is Dope Queens of Black History? We’re a cosplay project/blog created by twin sisters Stephanie and AlysshaRose. What do … More
Here’s the straight dope on todays Dope Queen, Pearl Bailey! 1. She was born on March 29, 1918, in Newport … More
Check out this video celebrating the life of the Godmother of Rock and Roll, Sister Rosetta Tharpe!
Today’s Dope Queen is Diana Ross! She is a singer, and actress best known as the lead singer of The … More
Here’ the straight dope on today’s Dope Queen, Civil Rights organizer Ella Jo Baker. Baker was born on December 13th, … More
Here’s the straight dope on Eartha Kitt! Eartha Kitt (1929 – 2008). Kitt was born in North, SC to a … More
Today’s Dope Queen is Nina Simone. Simone was a classically trained pianist and singer/song writer who was also a civil rights … More