Did you remember that June is Black Music Month? If you didn’t Black Voices has a friendly reminder for you. They’re featuring some black artists that have left their mark in the industry. (A daunting task, right?) Recently they highlighted rap duo Salt-N-Pepa.
Here some fun facts you may not have known about the “Push It” women. Check it out.
- Salt-N-Pepa holds the title for the biggest selling female rap group
- They’re from Queens, NY.
- Cheryl and Sandy (Salt and Pep) worked at Sears as customer service representatives while they were taking classes at Queens Community College
- Their debut album Hot, Cool, & Vicious went platinum in 1988.
To read the full story about Salt-N-Pepa check out AOL’s Black Voices.