One of the fun subplots heading into an NBA season - particularly as the social media generation churns out ubiquitous gossip - is which players are going to be advertising their trade stock as rumors of moves to other teams loom over their season.
The Nike LeBron 11 "Gamma Blue" draws inspiration from the idea of tempered steel, which, when heated changes colors. The sneaker is constructed of an upper that changes from a gamma blue to a light armory blue. Along with the gripping gamma blue hue, the swoosh is given a slight gradient detail which really catches the eye, and plays to the tempered steel theme.
You know the drill. Take a step away from your mainstream rap anthems and give a second look at these five rap records that dropped over the past seven days. From Strong Arm Steadys' KRNDN, to Slaughterhouse's Crooked I, to upcoming Chicago rappers like Giftz and Vic Mensa, we've got your indie rap needs covered.
Straight Flexin': 15 Photos Of Drake's Dad With Hip-Hop Artists Nov 16, 2013 at 10:19 AM 42,923 Views
Champagne Papi has some undeniable Instagram skills, and it's pretty safe to say, they're genetic. Looking through Drake's dad's Instagram account, you'll find a good share of flexin', and we've taken the time to compile the cream of the crop from Drizzy Senior. Take a look through to see Champagne Papi's Papi stunt'n with the likes of Nicki Minaj, Lil Wayne, Rick Ross, Juicy J and more!
Repetition remains a reality in the rap game, and specific bars tend to get overlooked. This is an opportunity to take a closer listen and really consider what these artists have to say. We encourage your opinions.
The Nate Lowman x Converse Chuck Taylor are a 1/21, which allegedly required 10 hours of work to finish just one pair; thus, warranting the $25,000 price tag. Get real Nate! Unless they're filled with diamonds, it doesn't matter if Nate spent 10 years constructing the shoes; 25k is just slightly out of my price range.
Charles Barkley Puts Blake Griffin On Blast For Not Being Tough Nov 15, 2013 at 04:22 PM 2,667 Views
On Wednesday night Matt Barnes was ejected from the Clippers game against the Thunder when he shoved Serge Ibaka for tussling with Blake Griffin, and he later sent out a tweet saying, "I'm done standing up for these n****s!" Barnes was subsequently fined $25,000 by the league for shoving Ibaka, and for using profanity in his tweet.
The DJ Clark Kent x Nike SB Dunk Low "112" is scheduled to release on November 26th with a $98 price tag. The SB takes on the 112 theme head-on with it's classic silver, neon, and elephant print design. Neon laces, outsole and branding are electrifying sitting alongside the 3M silver upper.
The Nike Air Yeezy II "Red October" is the most polarizing sneaker in recent memory, spurring all types of "Red October" this and "Red October" that. Finally, we get a look at detailed images of the Nike Air Yeezy II "Red October", a shoe which has been kept largely under wraps.The Red October Yeezy II is constructed of an aesthetic upper panel with carved, diamond Nike swooshes.
Dwight Howard is not the most beloved player in the NBA this year, league-wide he might be the most reviled, and on Wednesday the fans in Philadelphia were giving Dwight the business. I don't know this for sure, but Philly fans are renowned for being the most "difficult" in the league, and in other sports.
"I'm Done Standing Up For These N****s!" - Clipper Matt Barnes, After Ejection Nov 14, 2013 at 05:11 PM 7,912 Views
Last night the marquee game on the slate was the OKC Thunder visiting the L.A. Clippers, and the game didn't disappoint in the highlights department. OKC controlled the first half, and with only seconds remaining in the second quarter, Serge Ibaka got tangled up with Blake Griffin, and Matt Barnes took exception to Serge pushing away from Blake.
Tech N9ne Says He Wants To Work With Eminem & Get Beats From Kanye West Nov 14, 2013 at 04:22 PM 15,079 Views
We recently heard Tech N9ne go crazy (and spit super fast) on Hopsin's "Rip Your Heart Out," which is just one of several collaborations the two rappers have done together.The same day "Rip Your Heart Out" dropped, we hit up DJ Skee's Skee Live show and got to talk to Tech about his music and who else he'd like to work with in the rap game.
From time, Busta Rhymes has been one of the most energetic performers in Hip-Hop. Anytime you hear of a live performance from Busta Rhymes and Spliff Star, you jump at the opportunity to see one hell of a show. The energy and creativity also translated well when making music videos. With a new album on the way, we hope to see more of his wacky ideas come to life in his visuals.
Customizer CWhitt has delivered a Nike Air Max LeBron X Low "What The MVP" that looks extremely clean. For inquiries; check out the details here. Everybody goes bonkers when a "What The MVP" design drops, so these figure to produce a similar type of appeal.
Origins: The Samples From Eminem's "The Marshall Mathers LP 2" Nov 13, 2013 at 01:48 PM 18,407 Views
Eminem took things back to basics on his new LP. The Detroit rapper recruited one of Hip Hop's pioneers, Rick Rubin, to help him channel some classic sounds and ideas, many of which came through sampling.
Red October continues to haunt us, this time The Game go into the action with a sizzling hot pair of "Red October" Air Jordan 11s. The pair, complete with a snakeskin for patent leather swap, also features the iconic gold tip laces found on the Yeezy II. Black inner lining and branding at the 3rd lace slot serve as the only contrast from these bloody onslaught.
Funnyman sneakerhead Trinidad James has the Nike LeBron 11 "Christmas" in advance. He rocked 'em, then he signed 'em, and now he's looking to give them away. The rapper/sneaker historian, took to instagram to show the pair and outline how to win the kicks; My Christmas is already here. Send me the reason why you should get your Christmas early.
It’s often said you should never put off tomorrow what you can do today. Although this saying works with most people, for some it’s more of a challenge. For rappers, it can result in not delivering that highly anticipated project the fans have been waiting for.
MMG artist Stalley dropped his "Honest Cowboy" mixtape on September 17th. As part of the celebration, Stalley got an exclusive "Honest Cowboy" LeBron X Elite iD. That's how most sneakerheads celebrate momentous occasions; new sneakers.The LeBron X Elite iD "Honest Cowboy" is constructed of a light olive upper.
Lecrae Says He'd Love To See More Substance In Hip Hop And Responds To Critics Nov 12, 2013 at 10:52 AM 7,347 Views
HNHH: You were the first rapper to win a Grammy for a gospel album - What was the first thing that ran through your mind when you found out?
Charlotte Bobcats Cheerleaders Sexy Bikini Fashion Show (Photos) Nov 11, 2013 at 04:33 PM 4,478 Views
The Charlotte Bobcats dancers, the Lady Cats, released their bikini-clad calendar of the weekend, and to promote the event they had a fashion show. At the show, the Lady Cats walked the runway wearing bikinis and ball-style masks. A little bit of last night's @theladycats Calendar Release Fashion Show at Label!
The Marshall Mathers LP dropped in 2000 and became the fastest selling solo album of all time, influencing a whole generation of artists with its unique and in-depth look into the bizarre world of Eminem. The album was sandwiched in between Slim Shady LP and The Eminem Show – two other classic albums that are every bit as influential today as they were a decade ago.
Last week we had a glimpse at the sleeved jerseys that teams that play on Christmas Day will be wearing. They deviate from the other tight-fitting sleeved jerseys we've seen worn by the Warriors last year, and the Clippers' alternates this year, and the Christmas jerseys borrow from the look of a hockey sweater jersey.
The Nike LeBron 11 "Gamma Blue" is scheduled to launch on Saturday, November 16th. The retail price for the most anticipated Nike LeBron 11 will be $200. The Nike LeBron 11 "Gamma Blue" draws inspiration from the idea of tempered steel, which, when heated changes colors. The sneaker is constructed of an upper that changes from a gamma blue to a light armory blue.
Yeezus Ticket Giveaway: See Kanye West And Kendrick Lamar [Update: New Show Dates] Nov 11, 2013 at 09:45 AM 36,707 Views
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