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Benji Blunt – Adidas Hipology Custom Shoe

“I feel that customising classic B-Boy shoes is as much ‘Hip Hop’ as ripping samples on an Akai MPC60 or juggling old breaks from rare vinyl. It is about reinvention; taking something and making it your own” Benji Blunt &...

The Art of Rap

Something from Nothing: The Art of Rap Official 2012 Trailer (HD) SOMETHING FROM NOTHING: THE ART OF RAP is a feature length performance documentary about the runaway juggernaut that is Rap music. At the wheel of this unstoppable beast...

Benji Blunt x adidas Superstar

Benji Blunt x adidas Superstar 1 “Sk8ing Ape Star” •    MODEL: ADIDAS SUPERSTAR 1 •    DESIGNED BY: BENJI BLUNT •    MADE IN: UNITED KINGDOM •    MADE ON: 01/12 Benji Blunt doesn’t seem to rest… even with a family running...

Pioneer of Rap, King Stitt, dies

Pioneer of rap reggae, King Stitt, dies at 72 KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) – King Stitt, a pioneer in rap reggae, died Tuesday in his Caribbean homeland of Jamaica. He was 72. Stitt died at his home in the capital...

Casually Rocking The Kangol

Synonymous with the fact that Kangol had an identifiable logo when sales reached a record high, was the fact that a famous young rapper named James Todd Smith, better know as LL Cool J, wore a Kangol Bermuda Casual...

Graffiti Chocolate Bars

 “It’s a touchy subject because a lot of people feel that there’s been this commercialization of graffiti and felt that partaking in this kind of project would just be aiding that. “ Posted by Scott Goldstein, March 25th, 2007...

The Boombox Project

The Boombox Project: The Machines, the Music, and the Rise of Hip-Hop (Hardback) Lyle Owerko is a Photojournalist and Commercial Photographer based in New York City. Lyle spent many years photographing and collecting a remarkable set of vintage boomboxes,...

James Brown “The Godfather Of Rap”

DJ 279 takes an in depth look at James Brown’s music career, as well as showcasing a few of the numerous Rap Classics that have sampled his music. Special Guests include Dez Parkes, Marley Marl, Ed Lover (Yo MTV...

The Birth of Planet Rock

You Can’t Stop Us Now: The Birth of Planet Rock by Mark Skillz It was an age of wonder. It was the era of the pocket calculator and the digital watch. Toy manufacturer Coleco introduced the first electronic pocket-sized...

Team Double Goose – Paris

Doublegoose-Jacket: Interview by The DopePosePosse All New York BBoys wore them back in the day. Why? – Because Goose down is the warmest jacket ever and you’ll feel as strong as a bodybuilder. 🙂 Now you can buy them...

Jamel Shabazz Intv & Portfolio – Okayplayer

Jamel Shabazz is already something of a legendary figure in the following categories: photography, hip-hop culture, education, style, swagger and elegance. The fact that it is his image which adorns the cover of undun, the conceptual novel-in-album form that...

Cold Chillin’ | Stones Throw Records

Cold Chillin’ | Stones Throw Records. Stones Throw, in conjunction with Biz Markie, photographer George DuBose, Soul-Cal and Traffic Entertainment Group, presents the exclusive sale of a series of Cold Chillin’ tee shirts. Cold Chillin’ – a seminal hip...

A Distinctive Style

  Hip hop fashion is a distinctive style of dress originating with the African-American youth living in New York City and Los Angeles. Each city contributed various elements to its overall style seen worldwide today. Hip hop fashion complements...

Snatchin’ Cazals

Hip hoppers always have the knack for being the first to be “up” on things – fashion included. If you look back in history many garments and accessories have become synonymous with hip hop music for example KANGOL hats,...

The Hipology Of Spike Lee

Spike Lee movie’s are a great example of the science of hip hop, the art & craft of hip hop culture. You can’t call any of Spikes movie’s “a hip hop” movie but you could call them Hipology. The...

The History Of Adidas Superstar

“”MY ADIDAS””…. The iconic Superstar sneakers were introduced in 1969 as a low-top variety of the Pro Model shoe. It went on to become one of the major influences in both basketball and hip-hop culture. Its unique design elements...