HotNewHipHop is excited to reveal the subject of our new digital cover story, Dizzy Wright.
The A-list celebrity power couple, Kim Kardashian and Kanye West, love to be in the media and that includes creating a buzz in social media as well. Kim stunted to her sneaker fanatic followers on Instagram by showing off a pair of her boyfriend's newest sneaker, the Red October Yeezy 2. She captioned the photo by saying:Special delivery!!!
October has been anticipated by a lot of sneakerheads this year with the anticipation of the all red Nike Yeezy 2 colorway possibly dropping during the month. There is no release information yet on the shoe but it appears that the kick is coming soon based on a photo that former NFL star Ochocinco posted on his Instagram account today.
NBA preseason is in full swing and there's no happier person than the basketball fan who also has an affinity for sneakers. A sweet pair of kicks can be the icing on the cake of a posterizing dunk, ankle breaking crossover, or game winning shot. In the opening games we saw LeBron wear multiple sneakers, though no sign of his much anticipated signature shoe the LeBron 11.
Welcome to another edition of our weekly chicks in kicks! We've got another all star line up for you this week, with many of the girls going way back into their retro collections to bring to you some of the hottest kicks to ever release. Certainly easy on the eyes, click through to get started, and let us know which girl and kick combo was your favorite by using the "Cop or Not" feature!
Some of your favorite celebrities are known for wearing sneakers, today we have a list of some of the best Nike SB kicks that they have rocked over time. While Jordan retros may dominate the majority of closet space for celebrity sneaker heads, many still make room to give the Nike SB some love. We see celebrities like Trinidad James, Wale and even some TV stars rocking the skate shoes.
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.
With the sneakerhead culture invading American Culture more and more each day, it seems no one is immune from hopping on board the sneaker collecting bandwagon.
Celebrating Meek Mill's massive success with the launch of his most recent Mixtape, Dreamchasers 3, SneakerMob looks back at some of Meek Mill's greatest kicks rocked to date.
One of if not the best shooter as of right now in the NBA Steph Curry has officially dumped Nike for a contract with Under Armour. The press release below provides the details of the situation.BALTIMORE, Oct. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Under Armour (NYSE:UA) today announced the addition of dynamic NBA point guard Stephen Curry to their roster of world-class athletes.
Kanye West has always had an eye for fashion, it's like he said before he had it he closed his eyes and imagined. Aside from being a rapper Kanye has an undeniable talent for creating shoes. From his colabs with Nike, Louis Vuitton, Reebok, Bape, and Giuseppe, Kanye has always had his creative mind in the shoe game.
This past weekend we saw the release of the "Cherry Blossom" or "Thermal Map" Foamposite.
Daniel Pena delivered on the most anticipated release of all, the Doernbecher Jordan 10. Learn more about Daniel's story below via Nike, and look out for this sneaker to drop the second week of November. Daniel is a huge Michael Jordan fan, with an encyclopedic knowledge of every game, every comeback, and every shoe released throughout Jordan’s illustrious career.
40 years ago, Timberland created the iconic 6 inch boot. Popularized not only by the working man, but by the artists that made the boot true streetwear, its hard to meet anyone that hasn't at one time owned a pair of Timberlands. Released in individually numbered pairs, each boot comes complete with a wooden box, lookbook, and the premium quality expected from the Timberland brand.
Like the famous Jordan XI "Bred" model, the Lebron XI dons the Black-Red colorway. While the colorway is officially "Bright Crimson" its hard to not compare this model to Jordan's most iconic "Playoff" colorway.
R. Kelly performed at the 10th anniversary for Rehab Las Vegas donning the typical ridiculous attire we've seen from artists anywhere near a red carper.
Drake the type of guy to wear a r shirt with Jaden Smith's face on it... seriously.
Michael Jordan's original Jordan retros already command a hefty price, but the rarity of these original pairs combined with the signature of the man himself only makes these Jordan's that much more desiriable. Only a handful of retros ever come up for sale sporting Jordan's autograph, and these Nike Air embellished Fire Red 4s are, despite being worn, still in great shape.
DJ Clark Kent's famous '112' colorway has found its way onto the Lebron X.
This week we've upped the ante - more girls, and more kicks.
Mache is quickly becoming arguably the most recognizable sneaker customizer today. He has made special edition customs for some big names such as Lebron James, Dwayne Wade, and now Chris Brown. Mache hooked up with Chris Brown to transform the Jordan 1 into something special for the music superstar.
Riff Raff showed off his custom Jordan 1 Mids, dubbed the "Real Boy" Jordan 1s.
Created by theshoesurgeon, these baby-sized Nike Air Yeezy 2s will be perfect for Kanye West's child. Created from scratch, this custom made size 10c toddler shoe is an near perfect replica of what Kanye's signature sneaker would look like in crib sizes. From the gold lace tips to the glow in the dark skull, every detail has been recreated in spectacular fashion.
Take a look at what we found, we take a close look at celebrity rapper's feet this week and it's safe to say that they were rocking some heat. This week has been an interesting week for celebrity rappers and their kicks. We saw a lot of variety and even some kicks that we thought we would never see come out of the closet.
SneakerMob.com linked up with DJ Neil Armstrong. You may have seen him on stage for Jay-Z's performance at Obama's inauguration, perhaps you've heard a world famous DJ Neil Armstrong mixtape, seen him in an adidas commercial featuring stars such as David Beckham & Snoop Lion ( Snoop Dogg ) or DJ'ing at an adidas event in your home town.
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