Cozi Takes a Look at Black Musicians' Roles on Classic TV

The multicast network is commemorating Black Music Month
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Cozi TV will be using its library to commemorate June’s designation as Black Music Month by highlighting appearances by iconic black musicians on classic TV shows.

From June 19-23, the NBCUniversal-owned multicast network will air episodes of shows like Miami Vice, The A-Team and Baywatch that include cameos by musicians including James Brown, Isaac Hayes and Little Richard. The broadcasts will air in conjunction with original shorts featuring current hip-hop and pop artists discussing those individuals’ roles, as well as their musical and cultural influence.

The schedule is:

  • June 19, 10 p.m.: The A-Team with Della Reese   
  • June 20, 11 p.m.: Miami Vice with El DeBarge 
  • June 22, 10 p.m.: The A-Team with Rick James & Isaac Hayes 
  • June 22, 12 a.m.: Baywatch with Little Richard 
  • June 23, 11 p.m.: Miami Vice with The Fat Boys