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Here’s Every Shot From This Year’s Insane NBA All-Star Dunk Competition

The NBA Dunk Contest aired last night and, as expected, contestants pulled out all the stops in order to be the most extra with their throwdowns. This year, John Collins of the Atlanta Hawks, Hamidou
Op-Ed | When Will Nicki Minaj Stop Holding Her Career Hostage?

Op-Ed | When Will Nicki Minaj Stop Holding Her Career Hostage?

The views and opinions expressed in this piece are those solely of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the position of Highsnobiety as a whole. Much like the real life queens often emulates,
Riccardo Tisci Nails the Pivot From Street to Chic with Burberry FW19

Riccardo Tisci Nails the Pivot From Street to Chic with Burberry FW19

Enter the Burberry Kingdom, it’s a place of opposites and one that chief creative officer Riccardo Tisci is slowly making his own. “I’ve been thinking a lot about England as a country of contrasts,
Lil Xan Announces He’s Going to Be a Father

Lil Xan Announces He’s Going to Be a Father

After his appearance on PornHub’s Valentine’s Day album, Lil Xan has more love-related news to share. The 22 year-old rapper is going to be a father. Taking to Instagram, Xan posted a photo of him and

Watch Meek Mill & J. Cole’s Performances at the NBA All-Star Game

Meek Mill headlined the 2019 NBA-All Stars Game in North Carolina last night. The crowd was treated to a performance of Mill’s Phil Collins-sampled “Intro” from his appropriately titled Championships
Way More Than You Ever Needed to Know About Nike SB Shoeboxes

Way More Than You Ever Needed to Know About Nike SB Shoeboxes

Launched in Spring 2002, Nike SB helped kickstart the modern sneaker collecting and reselling phenomenon with its update of the Swoosh’s ’80s Dunk basketball silhouette. Through a combination of
Bella Hadid Celebrates The Weeknd’s Birthday with ‘Memento Mori’ Guest Mix

Bella Hadid Celebrates The Weeknd’s Birthday with ‘Memento Mori’ Guest Mix

On Saturday, the fourth episode of The Weeknd‘s Memento Mori aired on Beats 1 radio. Girlfriend Bella Hadid decided to put together a mix for the musician, since the episode coincided with his 29th
21 Savage Talks Moving to America, Deportation Fears & Representing Immigrants

21 Savage Talks Moving to America, Deportation Fears & Representing Immigrants

After leaving ICE custody last week with his future in America still hanging under a question mark, 21 Savage has addressed his most pressing concerns in a new interview with The New York Times.
Children of the Discordance Expands Signature Bandana Print to Footwear for FW19

Children of the Discordance Expands Signature Bandana Print to Footwear for FW19

Brand: Children Of The Discordance Season: FW19 Key Pieces: The navy graffiti trench in slide #3 references lyrics from Nas’ seminal debut album Illmatic. Release Date: Fall 2019 Buy: Maxfield in LA,
Meet Tyrrell Winston, the Artist Turning New York’s Trash Into Art

Meet Tyrrell Winston, the Artist Turning New York’s Trash Into Art

Tyrrell Winston wants you to look at your trash in a new light. Working primarily with discarded cigarette butts, deflated basketballs, and ruined nets, the Brooklyn-based artist is elevating the

Supreme & Funkmaster Flex Share New Video Titled “FUCK THE FAKES”

Supreme has just taken to Instagram to upload a new video featuring New York City DJ and radio host Funkmaster Flex. Uploaded with the caption “FUCK THE FAKES’ -Funk Flex,” the video shows Flex on a
Victoria Beckham’s Show at London Fashion Week Disrupted by Climate Protestors

Victoria Beckham’s Show at London Fashion Week Disrupted by Climate Protestors

Today protesters from the environmental action group Extinction Rebellion used London Fashion Week as a platform to declare a state of climate emergency. It’s no secret that fast fashion is one of the
Marino Morwood’s Steve Jobs Tribute Is the Ultimate Slacker Tee

Marino Morwood’s Steve Jobs Tribute Is the Ultimate Slacker Tee

Marino Morwood, the brand behind the internet’s favorite hip-hop adjacent tees, has immortalized another celebrity this week. Steve Jobs is a surprising muse for the T-shirt purveyor who has
Elon Musk’s House in LA Is Listed for Sale for $4.5 Million

Elon Musk’s House in LA Is Listed for Sale for $4.5 Million

Elon Musk’s house in Brentwood, LA has been listed for sale for a cool $4.5 million. Purchased in 2014 for $3.69 million, Musk shared the home with his now ex-wife, actress and model Talulah Riley. He
Puma x Chinatown Market Team Up for an NBA All-Star Weekend Pop-Up

Puma x Chinatown Market Team Up for an NBA All-Star Weekend Pop-Up

Today, as part of the 2019 NBA All-Star Weekend, Puma x Chinatown Market are teaming up to release their second round of limited run, co-branded wares. You might remember that their hilarious first

Watch Dennis Smith Jr. Dunk Over J. Cole at the NBA All-Star Weekend

On his breakout 2009 mixtape, “The Warm Up,” J. Cole called himself the “LeBron James of the game” but at the NBA All-Star Weekend in Charlotte, North Carolina this weekend he proved otherwise. The
10 of the Steeziest Graphic Hoodies for Under $150

10 of the Steeziest Graphic Hoodies for Under $150

Is there anything a hoodie can’t do? An essential layering piece in the colder months and a must have for when the chill arrives on warmer nights, a good ol’ hoodie will easily elevate any ’fit,

Virgil Abloh Teases OFF-WHITE Low “Off-Court” 3.0

Brand: OFF-WHITE Model: Low “Off-Court” 3.0 Key Features: The “chopped the top” iteration of OFF-WHITE’s classic “Off-Court” silhouette is rendered in what appears to be suede upper, finished off with
Fanning Sisters Prove Their Design Mastery for the Kiko Kostadinov FW19 Womenswear Collection

Fanning Sisters Prove Their Design Mastery for the Kiko Kostadinov FW19 Womenswear Collection

Designer: Kiko Kostadinov Location: London Season: FW19 Key Pieces: Kiko Kostadinov’s sophomore womenswear collection marks the Fannings’ first collaborations with Asics. This goes for both footwear
Edward Crutchley Talks International Woolmark Prize 2019 Double Win

Edward Crutchley Talks International Woolmark Prize 2019 Double Win

It was a double win for Edward Crutchley on Saturday night during London Fashion Week. The London-based menswear designer and Central Saint Martins graduate — who has worked with Kanye West and