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1. Noname

Retired Chicago rapper Noname

2. Amerie

3. Oprah

4. Nipsey Hussle

The late Los Angeles rapper didn’t actually have a book club while he was alive. However, “The Marathon Book Club” was created in the “Victory Lap” rapper’s honor. Hussle was an avid reader and loved books just as much as he loved giving back to his community.

Glennisha Morgan is a Detroit-bred multimedia journalist and writer. She writes about intersectionality, hip-hop, pop culture, queer issues, race, feminism, and her truth. Follow her on Twitter @GlennishaMorgan.