Wed, Feb 22, 2012 4:21 PM EST

Now that he's getting [his own cable network](http://colorlines.com/archives/2012/02/magic_johnson_to_launch_24-hour_c...), Magic Johnson is announcing he's bringing 'Soul Train' back. According to The Associated Press, the ex-NBA star > Before the death of Don Cornelius stirred pangs of "Soul Train" nostalgia in the American public, a group of black entrepreneurs already had begun working to revive Cornelius' creation and carry it beyond the continued popularity of the show's dances and television reruns.