Independent Black Owned Magazines

You are encouraged to republish and share this information, simply cite as the source.  This list is restricted to print magazines.  Digital only magazines will be included in a future list.

Ultimately, we’d like to grow this into a global database of magazines, to include links to subscribe, publisher information, publication location, magazine description, sample covers, contact info and more. 

1996 Magazine
African American Golfers Digest
African-American Observer
     ( reported as containing malware 4/29/2018)
African Voices Magazine
Atlanta Tribute
American Legacy Magazine
The Black Collegian Magazine (now Diversity Employeers, a Job Board)
The Black EOE Journal Magazine
Black Enterprise Magazine — Subscribe
Black Men Magazine
Blackberry: a magazine
Bleu Magazine
BOS Magazine
Callaloo, A Journal of African Diaspora Arts and Letters
The Crisis Magazine — Subscribe
Cuisine Noir Magazine
Decisive Magazine
Detroit CEO Magazine
Diverse: Issues In Higher Education Magazine — Subscribe
DiversityInc Magazine
Ebony Magazine — Subscribe
ENDEE Magazine
Family Digest Magazine
Giant Magazine (last issue December 2009)
The Green Magazine
Heart and Soul Magazine
Hip Hop Weekly
Houston Style Magazine
Jet Magazine (as of June 2014 Jet is Digital Only Read More)
Juicy ( down 4/29/2018)
Kalyani ( website shut down)
The Kapital Magazine (website shut down)
Message Magazine
Monarch Magazine
Mosaic Literary Magazine - Subscribe
Mythium ( website shut down)
The Network Journal — Subscribe
New Vision (NV) Magazine
O, The Oprah Magazine — Subscribe
Pathfinders Travel
PYNK Magazine (does not appear to be in print)
Real Health Magazine
Sesi Magazine
Sister 2 Sister Magazine (last issue: 2014)
The Source Magazine
Today’s Black Woman (removed link to
Upscale Magazine
Uptown Magazine
Urban Lux Magazine
The Urban Thinker Magazine ( is down)
Vibe Magazine (just a website now owned Billboard Music)
Virtue Today Magazine
Urban Ink
Waymaker Journal
WhereItzAt Magazine