White men and black women dating
Stories about the number of Black women who are single have made headlines for years, and many of us are tired of hearing them.
But the reality often hits home during the holidays, when discussing your love life becomes an appetizer at meals with the family.
Thicke and Patton even co-starred in his 2006 hit music video "Lost Without U" - but she filed for divorce in 2014.
Legendary singer & performer David Bowie married Somali-American model Iman (Abdulmajid) on April 24, 1992.
So it's no wonder we're thrilled for Black women who have found love—no matter the ethnicity of their partner.
Though Black men are still twice as likely as Black women to date outside their race, it seems more and more of us are becoming open to dating beyond the color line.
A new generation of famous interracial couples are popping up in the entertainment industry and even collaborating professionally.British screenwriter Ol Parker met actress Thandie Newton while working on a BBC film and married in 1998.R&B singer Robin Thicke began dating actress Paula Patton when he was 16 and they married in 2005.What can be even more disheartening than seeing your beautiful, professional, well-educated sisterfriend still unattached is seeing a successful Black man settle down with someone of another ethnic group.The immediate thought for many is, With all the gorgeous, accomplished Black women available, why didn't he choose one of us?The Memphis attorney had always talked about finding the Cliff to her Clair and having brown babies for a real-life Cosby Show family.