Celebrities in Playboy: Past and Present

From LaToya to Mariah, here are some black celebs who’ve graced the pages and covers of Playboy – and the black Playmate pioneers who made it possible.

By: Joshua R. Weaver
Posted: Sept. 14 2011 11:02 AM
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