The Emmy’s Awards (Primetime Emmy) recognizes and celebrates greatness in the world of Primetime Television. It is the “Academy Awards” of television. Recognizable shows such as “The Cosby Show”, “I Love Lucy”, “Everybody Hates Chris”, and “Seinfeld” have all won Emmy’s. Set to be aired on September 20th, this year’s Emmy’s has already broken a record with the most African American nominations ever: 18. The nominations span across all acting categories, eclipsing last year’s record of 11 nominations of African Americans – a record high at the time.