Black love is one of the most powerful unions in the Universe.

But much like everything else in life when it comes to Black people, Black couples are not as praised and magnified as they should be. Kodak Black’s recent comments about preferring not to date Black women is only the icing on top of the sunken place cake — women of color, especially dark skin ladies, have been hearing ignorant statements like that from Black men since post slavery days.

But don’t fret— there are still some brothers out that love them some melanin. Check out these couples who exemplify Black love at it’s best.