Happy 43rd, Zo.
25 YEARS AGO TODAY |2/6/88| Michael Jordan defeated Dominique Wilkins in the 1988 NBA Slam Dunk contest held in Chicago.
Mary Jane Watson by Steve Rude
This says it all…
20 YEARS AGO TODAY |2/2/93| Brand Nubian released their second album, In God We Trust, on Elektra Records.
BLACK HISTORY MONTH: AFRICAN-AMERICAN MAGAZINES
We’ll be celebrating African-American magazines throughout the month of February.
Jet magazine, 1950s
Jet was founded in 1951 as “The Weekly Negro News Magazine.” It was published by Johnson Publishing, who also published Ebony. Herbert Temple was Jet’s longtime art director.