Questlove: It's a little wild, but the Roots' drummer and Jimmy Fallon bandleader seems to like it that way. Almost as iconic as the man himself, Questlove's 'fro is legendary.

GRIO'S 100: QUESTLOVE

theGRIO's 100: Known professionally as Questlove, he is best known as the drummer and frontman of the Grammy-Award winning band The Roots.....
Rev. Al Sharpton.

GRIO'S 100: REV. AL SHARPTON

theGRIO'S 100 - As a recognized media professional and an avid activist, Rev. Sharpton has proven that he is committed to a cause that brings the issues of injustice to the forefront...
NBA players Jason Collins. (Photo courtesy of Getty Images)

GRIO'S 100: JASON COLLINS

theGRIO'S 100 - Jason Collins made headlines this year when he became the first openly gay active American athlete in a professional sports league...
Harry Belafonte.

GRIO'S 100: HARRY BELAFONTE

theGRIO 100 - This past year alone, Belafonte was at the forefront of a number of hot-button issues but the most noteworthy of all was his activism in the aftermath of the death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin...
Jamie Foxx attends BBVA Compass Concert For Human Rights, hosted by Jamie Foxx at The Birmingham Jefferson Convention Center on September 14, 2013, in Birmingham, Alabama. (Photo by David A. Smith/Getty Images)

GRIO'S 100: JAMIE FOXX

theGRIO'S 100 - Since become an A-List star, Foxx has used his popularity to be a positive influence through social activism...
Nicole Beharie speaks onstage during the “Sleepy Hollow” panel discussion at the FOX portion of the 2013 Summer Television Critics Association tour - Day 9 at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on August 1, 2013 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images

GRIO'S 100: NICOLE BEHARIE

theGRIO's 100 - Nicole Beharie shined on the big screen opposite Chadwick Boseman in ‘42,' and these days leaves audiences speechless as the star of Fox’s thriller ‘Sleepy Hollow'...