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Here’s Your First Look at PUMA’s New Cosmos-Inspired RS 9.8 Model

Here’s Your First Look at PUMA’s New Cosmos-Inspired RS 9.8 Model

Brand: PUMA Model: RS 9.8 Key Features: The sneaker pulls together elements from various models in the RS Family including super comfy sock liners and RS foam. Influenced by space explorations, the
Eytys SS20 Is All About Baggy Jeans & Chunky Footwear

Eytys SS20 Is All About Baggy Jeans & Chunky Footwear

Brand: Eytys Season: SS20 Key Pieces: Eytys places a clear focus on baggy jeans and chunky shoes for SS20, referencing pre-Internet R&B singers and the ’80s. Release Date: TBC Buy: Eytys Editor’s
StockX Is Now Valued at Over $1 Billion

StockX Is Now Valued at Over $1 Billion

Today is a big day for Josh Luber and StockX, the self-proclaimed “stock market of things.” Thanks to $110 million in funding from investment firms DST Global, General Atlantic, and GGV Capital,

Watch Cardi B’s Provocative New Video for “Press”

Cardi B just dropped the video to accompany her track “Press,” which dropped back in May. The visual sees Cardi in various stages of the legal system, beginning in a police station, then heading to
Marvel & adidas Launch Donovan Mitchell’s Super Hero-Inspired Signature Sneaker

Marvel & adidas Launch Donovan Mitchell’s Super Hero-Inspired Signature Sneaker

Brand: adidas Model: D.O.N. Issue #1 Key Features: Propulsion clip on the side, wider outsole, BOUNCE cushioning, wavy tread pattern, spider-web stitching on the toe box and tongue, custom coding.
Nike Is Bringing Back One of Its Popular ’90s Turf Shoes

Nike Is Bringing Back One of Its Popular ’90s Turf Shoes

Brand: Nike Model: Air Barrage Key Features: Multi-layered design, midfoot strap, “AIR” branding on the midsole, multiple Swoosh logos. Release Date: July 1 Price: $150 Buy: Nike Editor’s Notes: Nike

Rihanna Wants Us to Be “As Loud As Possible” to Help Immigrants

Speaking at the BET Awards this past weekend, Rihanna spoke to The Root about the current immigrant situation in the US. She said, “I think in any situation where something is as devastating as what’s

Flohio Is “Hell Bent” on Ascending the Rap Game in Her Latest Track

Flohio is back with her first new song of 2019. “Hell Bent” has the London MC expertly cutting through a beat courtesy of JD. Reid, who was responsible for slowthai’s “Inglorious” featuring Skepta.
LEGO’s Porsche 911 Replica Is a Treat for Sports Car Fans

LEGO’s Porsche 911 Replica Is a Treat for Sports Car Fans

LEGO has unveiled a treat for sports car enthusiasts: a replica of a 1974 Porsche 911 Turbo 3.0. Consisting of 180 pieces, the build is due out later this summer. LEGO’s Speed Champions 1974 Porsche
Our Legacy’s Spring 2020 Collection Shows the Clash Between Progression & Traditional

Our Legacy’s Spring 2020 Collection Shows the Clash Between Progression & Traditional

Brand: Our Legacy Season: Spring 2020 Key Pieces: The black button up shirt with a print on the front perfectly encapsulates the clash between tradition and progression. Release Date: January 2020
The Story So Far Set Their Sights on Japan in “If I Fall”

The Story So Far Set Their Sights on Japan in “If I Fall”

The Story So Far has been staying afloat within the pop-punk scene for over a decade now. Last year, the California band dropped their fourth album, Proper Dose. The transformative project sees the
Nic Galway of adidas Talks Us Through Y-3’s Best SS20 Sneakers

Nic Galway of adidas Talks Us Through Y-3’s Best SS20 Sneakers

The longstanding collaboration between German sportswear giant adidas and legendary Japanese fashion designer Yohji Yamamoto is one of the most fabled in the sneaker business, having been one of the
TAKA Original Goes Back to the Future With Streetwear Inspired by Old-School Tech

TAKA Original Goes Back to the Future With Streetwear Inspired by Old-School Tech

Pursuing his passion for street culture, Aka quit his job in the record industry to launch TAKA Original in 2012. The streetwear label has team members operating in New York, Paris, Tokyo, Beijing,

KITH Might Be Opening a Store in Paris Soon

Just a couple of months after opening its first international store in London, it looks like Ronnie Fieg is opening a new KITH store in Paris. Fieg took to Instagram to post a photo of him signing a
The Reflective “Antlia” YEEZY Boost 350 V2 Is Only Available in Moscow & London

The Reflective “Antlia” YEEZY Boost 350 V2 Is Only Available in Moscow & London

Brand: adidas Originals Model: YEEZY Boost 350 V2 Key Features: The reflective Primeknit upper is rendered in a bright, summery colorway with a translucent side stripe and full-length Boost midsole. A

Watch The First Official Footage Of ‘Bond 25’ In New Teaser

Filming of Bond 25 is well underway, and now we’ve been treated to the first official footage of the as-yet-untitled film. Set to a banging soundtrack of “Boom Shot Dis” by Kully B & Gussy G, the
A Reusable Water Bottle Is the Coolest “Accessory” You’ll Ever Buy

A Reusable Water Bottle Is the Coolest “Accessory” You’ll Ever Buy

Everyone knows plastic bottles and paper cups are bad, but that doesn’t make eradicating them from your daily life easy. Whether buying water at the gym or picking up a morning coffee, urban life
Here’s What Went Down at This Year’s Beyond the Streets Art Exhibition

Here’s What Went Down at This Year’s Beyond the Streets Art Exhibition

Beyond the Streets, a traveling collection of art directed and curated by Roger Gastman, bills itself as “the premier exhibition of graffiti, street art, and beyond.” And the current iteration has
You Can Now Rent Your Own Private Island With Airbnb Luxe

You Can Now Rent Your Own Private Island With Airbnb Luxe

Airbnb has just launched Airbnb Luxe, offering luxury accommodation rentals with an average price of $14,000 per week. “Today’s luxury traveler is craving more than just high-end accommodations; they
JT of City Girls “Will be Home Within the Next 90 Days” Says Quality Control CEO

JT of City Girls “Will be Home Within the Next 90 Days” Says Quality Control CEO

It looks like JT of City Girls will be returning home soon, if Quality Control’s Pierre “Pee” Thomas’ recent comments are anything to go by. In an interview with HipHop-N-More, the record label CEO