African-American Music Appreciation Month is celebrated throughout the month of June. It was originally started as Black Music Month by President Jimmy Carter, who on June 7th, 1979, decreed that June would be the month of Black Music. since then, presidents have announced to Americans to celebrate Black Music Month. For each year of His term, President Barack Obama has announced the observance under a new title, African-American Music Appreciation Month. Call it what you may, June is Black Music appreciation Month so Lets Celebrate.