September 24, 2023


Art Is Experience

See The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Cast, Then and Now

It is been thirty decades due to the fact one particular of the most iconic concept tunes initial played on Television set.

On Sept. 10, 1990, The Refreshing Prince of Bel-Air arrived on NBC, swiftly building star Will Smith a home name when delivering an opening credits sequence that Television set followers of a certain era can, devoid of a question, recite by heart. You know the one particular. Say it with us now:

Now this is a tale all about how my existence bought flipped, turned upside down. And I’d like to choose a moment, just sit appropriate there. I will tell you how I turned the prince of a city called Bel-Air. 

In West Philadelphia, born and elevated…

Alright, we are going to spare you the rest. But trust us, homes, we know it all.

In any event, it truly is been 3 many years due to the fact the show—co-produced by Quincy Jones and primarily based loosely on famed audio supervisor Benny Medina’s life—debuted, ultimately functioning for six seasons and 148 episodes in advance of Smith would go on to grow to be one particular of the greatest motion picture stars in the earth.