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Visionary BRIAN ZAK//AP MISSY ELLIOTT: Innovative songwriter/rapper is a savvy businesswoman in a male-dominated industry. NATION ADRIAN HUGES JOHNNY NUNEZ JOHNNY NUNEZ ADRIAN HUGES Young, Gifted & Black RAVEN-SYMONÉ: Multital-ented performer (since her Cosby Show days) has been a success since she was 4. RUBY DEE: Proliﬁ c actress, writer and producer — from theater to ﬁ lm — shows no signs of slowing down. Living Legend MYCHAL WATTS//AP Shot Caller TERESA CLARK: Chairman and CEO of africa.com wants to change the way the world sees Africa. IYANLA VANZANT: Her inspirational teachings on self-empowerment and spirituality motivate others to fulﬁ ll their purpose. MYCHAL WATTS//AP Motivator MAJ. GEN. MARCELITE J. HARRIS: A proven leader who was named by President Obama to the Board of Visi-tors (Trustees) for the U.S. Air Force Academy. FOR MORE MYJET247.COM 17 PHOTOS GO TO BRAD BARKET/AP Trailblazer BRAD BARKET/AP KEKE PALMER: Young star of the ﬁ lm Akeelah And The Bee , now at 17, is also a TV actress and a budding singer. Who Got Next? Keyshia Cole and Monica perform during Black Girls Rock! at the Paradise Theater in New York City’s The Bronx.