7 Black Entertainers Who Became American Idols after ‘American Bandstand’

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JANET JACKSON

Following in her brother’s footsteps, Janet Jackson hit the American Bandstand stage in the mid-80s, performing "Young Love." The vibrant performer went on to become a musical icon in her own right, maintaining the musical legacy of her famous family tree.

JANET JACKSON

Following in her brother’s footsteps, Janet Jackson hit the American Bandstand stage in the…