• Chicks In Kicks Weekly Recap Ft. Mila J, Tinashe, + More
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    The female sneakerheads are still bringing out the heat, despite the increasingly colder weather. The '3M' Air Jordan 13 which recently released made a few appearances in this week's recap, as did a slue of other recent Air Jordan releases.In this week's Chicks In Kicks recap we saw a couple members of the Kardashian Klan rocking the Riccardo Tisci + Nike AF1 collab, Tinashe in the recently...
  • Let's Make A Movie: 10 Urban Films That Were Books First
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    Authors like Toni Morrison, Alice Walker, and Terry McMillan have proven that black lit can make for great film. From period pieces and horror movies to dramas and provocative thrillers, the growing popularity of these releases demonstrates that films with predominantly black casts, or black leads, can still appeal to the masses. While top films such as...
  • Kanye West's Next Million Dollar Sneaker?
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    One of the most recognizable sneakers in the past few years is the Nike Air Yeezy 2 and it has popped back into the news with the "Red October" colorway and now this sample pair.Cyhi the Prynce showed off a pair of Yeezy 2s on his Instagram account today that featured black leather instead of the mesh material on the upper that was used on the retail released pair.  Another thing worth noting is...
  • Kobe Bryant Closing In On Record For Most Missed Shots In NBA History
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    Every great shooter needs to have a short term memory- if you miss, you need to keep shooting. Nobody has embodied that notion more than Kobe Bryant, who is soon going to break the NBA record for most missed shots. The Black Mamba is just 13 missed shots away from overtaking John Havlecik's mark of 13,417 missed field goal attempts, a streak which could come to an end tonight in Memphis. “He...
  • Twitter Reacts To Adidas Yeezi 3 Leak
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    So this is what everybody has been waiting for... the first 'official' Yeezi 3 leak surfaced last night and it got a lot of mixed reviews from the masses. Whether you like the design or not, don't front and act like you won't be trying to pick up a pair once they launch (rumored to be the third week in November). That re-sale money is still green, no matter how ugly you think the kicks are. As...
  • Iman Shumpert Calls Out Charlamagne And DJ Envy In New Song
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    To hell with learning the triangle offense and averaging more than 7 points a game, the Knicks' Iman Shumpert is focused on crushing all the haters with his lyrical genius.  Shump, who has actually been playing well for the Knicks thus far, is tired of Charlamagne Tha God and DJ Envy taking shots at him and his new track '#HowToHate' addresses his issues. Apparently, the Knicks guard, who is...
  • NYPD Shuts Down 'Black Cement' Nike AJ3 Release
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    New Yorker's havent been having much luck with limited sneaker releases. Last month, Supreme's flagship store in New York didn't release the highly anticipated Air Force 1 collab, due to fears of a riot. Today, Nike LAB was forced to follow suit as an armed man threatened people waiting in line for the 'Black Cement' Nike Zoom Vapor AJ 3 release.Sneakerheads had been camping out overnight for the...
  • Kobe Bryant Selling $8.6M Mansion, Includes Shark Tank [Photos]
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    Kobe Bryant is selling his Newport Beach, California home for nearly $8.6 million.   The 8500 square foot mansion contains a wealth of amenities including a hair salon, state of the art theater, pool and spa, and a office/library which includes a shark tank, naturally. Real estate agent Jordan Cohen has Kobe, and wife Vanessa’s listing at $8, 599,000, and offers this description of the...
  • "Rap God" Eminem's Dopest Kicks
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    Eminem dropped a bomb on the rap world yesterday with his new hit "Rap God." Whether you agree with him or not on that front, one things for certain; Em won't come to mind when we start thinking about "Sneaker Gods." You got to give credit where credit is due though, and the man has his own custom Jordan 2's and 4's. We're not ready to declare him a "Sneaker God", by any stretch of the...
  • Air Jordan 4 'Laser' Rumored For 2015
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    Jordan Brand will be celebrating their 30th anniversary next year, and it will include a 'Laser' Air Jordan 1, as well as this special edition Air Jordan 4, complete with laser etching.The Air Jordan 4 'Laser' features the growingly popular reflective 3M build to go along with a detailed, laser etched white leather upper. Silver accents and a translucent, icy blue outsole complete the...
  • 140 Bars Or Less: Tweets Of The Week - Feb. 09
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    dissecting the foibles of the hip hop community as expressed in under 140 characters on Twitter.  Not just used as a device to flood people's timelines with your new track, album, video, or clothing line, sometimes rappers truly channel the unfiltered interaction with fans.  This week P.A.P.I. (NORE) murders a toilet, Ice T helps Mike Tyson catch rapists, and Azealia Banks has unprotected...
  • New Images Of The 'OVO' Air Jordan 6 Surface
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    It was previously brushed off as an April Fool's joke, but apparently 'OVO' Air Jordan 6s are real with rumors swirling that an October release could be happening. The black/gold DMP-esque colorway is used throughout the silhouette, with an icy blue outsole beneath.  The kicks feature 'OVO' branding at the heel of the shoe to match up with the gold inner lining, laces, and Jordan branding....
  • 'White/Black' Air Jordan 1 OG Returning In November
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    The 'White/Black' Air Jordan 1 is making a return. Mark your calendars for November 8th, as the kicks are officially slated to release for $140.  Black overlays contrast the smooth white leather upper on the iconic Jordan silhouette. The clean looking colorway features "Nike Air" branding on the tongue, which is a big deal for some sneakerheads who prefer the OG treatment. Furthermore, the...
  • 'NYC' Air Jordan 1 Restock Scheduled For Black Friday
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    The iconic Air Jordan 1 silhouette is one of the more popular models when it comes to collaborations. One of the latest featured a link between Jordan Brand and high-end fashion designers Dao-Yi Chow and Maxwell Osborne.The aforementioned fashion guru's brand 'Public School', which is based out of New York, teamed up with the Jumpman to deliver an Air Jordan 1 built on premium materials. Similar...
  • Kendrick Lamar: Life Before The Nike Cortez
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    You might have seen our article recapping Kendrick Lamar's choice to stay true to his verse on Big Sean's Control verse. And I ain't rockin no more designer shitWhite T's and Nike Cortez, this is red Corvettes anonymousHowever, before vowing to keep it as un-hypebeast as possible, Kendrick broke out some classic kicks that are staples of most sneakerheads collections, and will definitely miss is...
  • Drake Puts Jaden Smith's Face On T-Shirt
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    Drake the type of guy to wear a r shirt with Jaden Smith's face on it... seriously. Drake rocked an interesting graphic T at the iHeartRadio music festival sporting the face of Will Smith's son across the front. Paired with a clean pair of all-white Anniversary Jordan 9s, the look certainly is clean, although we're not sure if we want Jaden Smith graphic t-shirts becoming a trend. What do you...
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