2 Live Crew
1990: A Florida State court declared ‘As Nasty As They Wanna Be’ by 2 Live Crew to be legally obscene. The ruling was later overturned by the Supreme Court. (Photo: Tumblr)
Black Music Month originated in 1979. Jimmy Carter proclaimed the month of June as Black Music Month to celebrate the music, the achievements, births, important timelines, events and to remember those we lost.