Actor Idris Elba tops Ebony’s Hot Summer 2010 list as he is featured on the cover of the August 2010 issue of the magazine. Peep what Ebony had to say about Idris and the rest of their Hot Summer list below:

The sizzle factor – either you have it or you don’t. This month Ebony celebrates the summer with a list of electric celebrities who bring the heat to the runway, big screen and music. Transcontinental actor and sought-after eye candy Idris Elba leads the way on our cover for his sexy bad-boy role in his latest film, Takers, where he showcases his impeccable style, along with his real East London accent. Other elected hotties who made our list are rap phenomenon Drake, Grey’s Anatomy star Jesse Williams and R&B game changer Janelle Monaè. Find out who else made the list in this issue.

The August 2010 issue of Ebony Magazine is on news stands now!