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Riff Raff showed off his custom Jordan 1 Mids, dubbed the "Real Boy" Jordan 1s.
While Jay Z may not have brought back Versace shades, Jigga has certainly maintained his consistent love for all-black footwear. From arriving at the 1999 VMAs in coprportate gangster attire to rocking 5 figure suits from Tom Ford, Jay's style has undoubtedly changed over the years. However whether he's head to toe in Rocawear or wearing the latest brand you can't pronounce, you can safely bet H
NEW SUBMISSIONS FORMATWith the outpouring of HeatSeekers emails sent to HNHH in recent weeks, we wanted to cover more ground to make sure more music gets heard.We’re going to make it easier to apply to HeatSeekers and also give the HNHH community a chance to vote on who they want to see featured.Step 1.
With Summer Jam 20 around the corner, HotNewHipHop.com is heating up the summer as this year's presenting sponsor for the SJXX Festival Village. The HNHH team will be present and on-site, bringing you a live stream of the entire event.
Rapper, skater, sneakerhead? Lil Wayne is no stranger to a unique wardrobe.
We kicked off our digital cover story series with Action Bronson for a March/April release. The story was timed with the release of Mr. Wonderful, Bronsolino's much-lauded debut album. Today we're giving you a glimpse at who you can expect to hear from in the May/June digital cover story: Dizzy Wright.
We're very excited today to debut our first-ever digital cover story, with Mr. Wonderful himself, Action Bronson.
Drake the type of guy to wear a r shirt with Jaden Smith's face on it... seriously.
We break down all the biggest categories in Hip Hop and R&B, including songs, mixtapes, albums, videos and everything in between (including Trolls). Peep the official schedule for each of the lists below. So who made the Hottest Lists for 2013? Click each of the images below as HNHH's "Hottest Of 2013" Lists become available. Use the official Hashtag on Twitter #HOTNEW13.
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.
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!!!
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 imaginati
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!
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.
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.
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.
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.
This past weekend we saw the release of the "Cherry Blossom" or "Thermal Map" Foamposite.
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.
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.
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.
In diversifying our site offerings, HNHH is launching a new section to the website called HNHH Hotties. This will be part of our newly launched "Photos" section, where most of the galleries seen in our articles will be housed.
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.
*OUT NOW*The HNHH Staff wanted to find a way to show some love to the Top Submissions that we've received and also give a hand to artists that deserve it. We developed an ongoing spotlight we’re calling HNHH Heatseekers.Check out the very first edition, with 5 featured, unsigned/independent rappers.The buzz has been great and artists have blown up our submissions inbox.
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.
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.
Riff Raff went to Lafayette based boutique Sneaker Politics to scoop up some kicks early before the release this weekend. Holding the "Weatherman" Foamposite One and the "Safari" Nike Air Griffey Max 1, Riff Raff holds the pairs up to the line camping outside asking which pair to grab, jokingly taunting the Sneakerheads anxious to get in.Needless to say we are happy he's staying away from Pink G
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.