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Who knew Michael Jackson and Stephanie Mills used to date?  Also, who knew Jermaine Jackson discovered Stephanie Mills?  It’s true. Listen in as she talks about the time she use to date Michael Jackson....

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Are Black women better off without having Black men in the home? This question has been asked over and over again within the last sixty years. Here is a brief clip that was taken back...

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For those of you who are under the age of 30, you may not remember this guy here. But Jermaine Stewart was an R&B sensation whose chart topping hit, “You Don’t Have To Take Your...

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Remembering Whitney Houston’s first Grammy win

November 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Whitney Houston was undeniably a beautiful woman. Here is a clip of her at her very first Grammy’s.  She won that night and was a hit among the paparazzi. She was basking in her new...

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Who remembers when Ebony/ Jet had a show? Well we here at Black Time Travel do. Look at this throwback clip of the late great R&B singer Phyllis Hyman who made an appearance on the...

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Ice-T schools Arsenio Hall on his own show

November 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

The year was 1989 when a young Ice-T appeared on the Arsenio Hall show. Here he is spitting a lot of knowledge about why there are gangs and drugs in the majority of Black neighborhoods...

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The Jheri Curl was a popular hairstyle in the 1980’s.  It seemed as if everyone was wearing it from Michael Jackson, Lionel Richie, and host of other Black celebrities. Black Time Travel stumbled across a...

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Before Debi Thomas became a surgeon/ physician, she was a world renowned figure skater.  In 1986, she won the World Championships in figure skating, and is a two time U.S. national champion, and 1988 Olympic...

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Priceless- The George Jefferson Dance

July 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

The George Jefferson dance was made famous by actor Sherman Hemsley on his hit 1970’s and 1980’s show ‘The Jeffersons.’ The dance itself is so popular, we don’t need to describe it to you. Here...

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Alfonso Ribeiro was certainly a fan of the King of Pop, Michael Jackson. In the 1980’s, they both starred in a Pepsi commercial. The Dancing with the Stars season nineteen winner had the moves back...

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