Posts Tagged ‘Sierra Leone’

Isaiah Washington

Isaiah Washington – A Man From Another Land

As we wrap up our theme of highlighting public figures who have traced their roots to Africa via DNA, we end with this video of actor Isaiah Washington’s memorable reaction when he found out his roots go back to Sierra Leone. Anchorman Ron Claiborne is also featured in the video and finds out his roots […]

India Arie

India’s Connection to Africa

As African Ancestry Week continues at Who’s World, we focus on a different public figure of the Americas who have traced their African roots with DNA testing. Watch musician India Arie’s reaction when she finds out her ancestral link to West Africa.

Black Thought and ?uestlove of The Roots

Black Thought and ?uestlove Find Their Roots

This week we’re highlighting artists, entertainers, and other public figures who have taken the first step to connecting with Africa by tracing their roots with genealogy company African Ancestry. Today we spotlight Black Thought and ?uestlove of The Roots as they trace, well, their roots.