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.

Juicy J, Frayser Boy, DJ Paul -- 2005
Jordan "Juicy J" Houston (L), Paul "D.J. Paul" Beauregard (C), members of the Memphis rap group Three 6 Mafia, and songwriter Cedric Coleman, won the Oscar for Best Original Song for "It's Hard Out Here for a Pimp" from the motion picture "Hustle & Flow" at the 78th Annual Academy Awards at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, Ca., on March 5, 2006. Photo by Gary C. Caskey/UPI | License Photo
0 of 0