To this day, the FOX Thursday night lineup of Martin, Living Single, and New York Undercover is known as the Holy Trinity in the hood—a block of television that targeted people of color and won.
Martin stands out from that bunch as one of the greatest programs to ever grace television and has definitely stood up to the test of time. To this day, the show (through syndication) continue to make millions of people laugh.
Martin and Gina portrayed the trials and tribulations of a young couple just trying to survive in Detroit. They were a ride-or-die couple no matter what obstacles they faced. And their friends Tommy, Cole, and Pam were loyal in whatever nonsense the couple got into.
But how well do you really know Martin?
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What songs did Gina and Pam sing trying to impress Biggie Smalls enough to feature them on his upcoming album?
Channeling Patti LaBelle circa 1980, Pam launches into a spirited rendition of Stephanie Mills’ “Home” until she’s interrupted by Gina, who belts out Jennifer Holiday’s version of “And I Am Telling You I’m Not Going” while they fight for the spotlight.