*NBC’s African American-themed Web site TheGrio.com presents its new list highlighting the next generation of African-American history makers and industry leaders.

“The Grio’s 100: History Makers in the Making,” selected by the Web site’s editorial team with input from experts and reporters from NBC News, includes everyone from Jay-Z and Oprah Winfrey to Wyclef Jean and writer Malcolm Gladwell.

All week, NBC properties will be running segments spotlighting individuals on the list, with profiles on the “Today” Show and “Nightly News with Brian Williams” starting today.

Check out the full list here: http://www.thegrio.com/black-history/.  Watch an overview below.