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‘JET’ ends print magazine, announces transition to digital


‘JET’ magazine no longer selling print editions, going digital 

After June 2014, JET magazine will no longer sell print editions of their publication.

Johnson Publishing Company announced May, 7, 2014, that JET magazine, founded in 1951, will transition to a digital magazine app at the end of June. The company noted that it is “making the proactive decision to adapt to the changing needs of its readers as their desire to get information quickly and easily increases.”

JET‘s new magazine app will include breaking news, video interview and will be available on all tablet devices and mobile platforms. In addition, JET will publish an annual special print edition.

Kyra Kyles, formerly a senior editor of JET magazine and digital managing editor of, has been appointed the digital editorial director for JET online.

Just a few short weeks ago the publication announced that their former editor-in-chief, Mitzi Miller, is taking over at EBONY.

–danielle canada 


  1. butter bean sugar on May 9, 2014 at 5:53 pm

    this girl is not attractive to me she says she is 100%latina and claims no black in her so why is she always on a black book cover ,,, or in the company of black women trying to act black she is puertorican for sure and im sick of her ..just cause she married a baller allways actingl ike kim k …. she need to chill no one cares bout her at all …. she has a ok body ,ghostly eyes , and a silly plastered fake grinnn. i dont know who keep telling her she lookds good

  2. butter bean sugar on May 9, 2014 at 6:00 pm

    so jet end their over price, non quality book , ok no problem .. when i was a kid they had substance and i couldnt wiat for my mom to get a jet ..they had black issues and all but NOW LAST THING THEY DO IGNORANT IS PLACE A PUERTO RICAN .. SPOT LIGHT CHASING NO BODY WITH NO TALENT ON THE COVER … THIS IS THE REASON THEY NEED TO SHUT DOWN PERIOD .. IF LA LA IS the answer to our prayers or the motivation for our achievements?/ then jeez why not put justin bieber on there HE HAS MORE BLACK FRIENDS THAN LALA HAS LOL…. this girl thinks she is cute as beyonce i have no idea why she try to compete …with that childish husband of hers , she dresses up to appear to be a smart and have fashion since .. the same brother that when he was playing with denver nuggets .. WORE THE SAME MUSTY TEE SHIRT AFTER EVERGAME .. and braids and a band around his four head lmaaaao lLALA VASQUEZZ NEED TO STAY MEXICAN.. and leave black image alone … you dont see the latino magazines putting her on their cover>.?? jet must be real desperate

  3. butter bean sugar on May 9, 2014 at 6:03 pm

    SHE SAID IN AN INTERVIEW THAT SHE IS NOT BLACK AND SHE WISH PEOPLE WOULD STOP THINKING SHE IS ..she said she thinks there are some black in her far ancestry but not sure of that even ?? really lala ..then why you always trying to appear black and jumpin on and in every black publication you can … sick of the so called celebrities who became famous for absolutely nothing …. LIZ TAYLOR , SAMMY DAVIS , AND FRANK SINATRA MUST BE PROUD THEY DID NOT BECOME FAMOUS FOR NO REASON