05/08/2014 11:08 am ET Updated May 08, 2014

Our All-Time Favorite JET Magazine Covers Will Totally Make You Smile (PHOTOS)

We were bummed, to say the least, to hear that after 63 years JET magazine has decided to shutter its print edition. While the publication still plans to keep us abreast of happenings in the black community via the web, we'll miss holding those iconic issues in our hands.

With that said, in celebration of Throwback Thursday we're paying homage to JET by looking back at some of its most amazing covers. One glance that these covers and it's clear to see that JET has created a legacy within the magazine industry that will never be forgotten.

Check 'em out...and let us know what your favorite covers are in the comments section.

Our 30 All-Time Favorite JET Covers