The 29 black artists who have won Oscars (29 images)

Filmmaker Spike Lee and actress Jada Pinkett Smith have vowed to boycott this year's Academy Awards after black actors and filmmakers were snubbed in nominations. In the Oscars' 88-year history, 29 black artists have won.

"Common" and John Legend -- 2014
Lonnie Rashid Lynn, Jr. "Common" and John Legend won Best Song Oscar for "Glory" in "Selma" during the 87th Academy Awards at the Hollywood & Highland Center in Los Angeles on February 22, 2015. Photo by Jim Ruymen/UPI | License Photo
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