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Op-Ed | Sorry Obama But Donald Trump is America’s First Hip-Hop President

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. Rather than spending very much time politicking,
Ronnie Fieg Is Opening a Permanent KITH Store in LA

Ronnie Fieg Is Opening a Permanent KITH Store in LA

KITH is finally opening an outpost in LA. The news comes just one day after the store’s founder, Ronnie Fieg, teased the opening on Instagram, writing “Gonna go open up Kith LA real quick.” Gonna go
Yasiin Bey Announces Upcoming Madlib-Produced Black Star Album

Yasiin Bey Announces Upcoming Madlib-Produced Black Star Album

During a DJ set in Denver, Colorado this weekend, Yasiin Bey announced that Black Star, his rap project with Talib Kweli is most likely poised for a comeback. As HipHipDX reports, Bey revealed that he
Toddla T & Rachel Foxx Connect on Ultra-Funky “Never Mine”

Toddla T & Rachel Foxx Connect on Ultra-Funky “Never Mine”

It may be Monday, but Toddla T has roared back into life with a new single and accompanying video that is custom-made for entry in your weekend ‘shit’s about to get lit’ playlist. The DJ and
Li-Ning’s Latest Silhouette Is a YEEZY Wave Runner 700 Lite

Li-Ning’s Latest Silhouette Is a YEEZY Wave Runner 700 Lite

Brand: Li-Ning Model: Butterfly Retro 2018 Key Features: A busy, color-blocked upper is constructed using mixed materials and sits atop a chunky sole unit. The midsole features hits of colors in the
How Kendrick Lamar’s Soundtrack Gets to the Heart of ‘Black Panther’

How Kendrick Lamar’s Soundtrack Gets to the Heart of ‘Black Panther’

Nowadays, it’s not unusual to see big studios enlisting famous musicians to write and curate scores for movies. Lorde’s pop touch was brought to the soundtrack for the penultimate Hunger Games film,
Apple’s iPhone X Problems Continue to get Worse

Apple’s iPhone X Problems Continue to get Worse

After Apple confirmed that it would look into problems causing iPhone X to freeze during incoming calls, the issue with the flagship smartphone seem to be getting worse. According to an article
Ezra Koenig Hints at New Season of ‘Neo Yokio’

Ezra Koenig Hints at New Season of ‘Neo Yokio’

Fans of Ezra Koenig’s animated series Neo Yokio ought to brace themselves this year. After the first season was successfully unveiled on Netflix last September, Koenig recently hinted that more from
Kendrick Lamar Accused of Stealing Artwork for “All the Stars” Video

Kendrick Lamar Accused of Stealing Artwork for “All the Stars” Video

Kendrick Lamar and SZA’s recent “All the Stars” music video, from the Lamar-curated soundtrack to Marvel’s highly-anticipated Black Panther film, has been accused of stealing artwork from a
Bape Drops a Fresh New Line of “Graduation Camo”

Bape Drops a Fresh New Line of “Graduation Camo”

Just a day after teaming up with Medicom Toy to re-work iconic products from both brands, A Bathing Ape has dropped a fresh line of camo-heavy items. Called “Graduation Camo,” the range includes a
Instagram to Notify People When Someone Takes a Screenshot of Their Story

Instagram to Notify People When Someone Takes a Screenshot of Their Story

Instagram is reportedly rolling out a new screenshot alert function for its Stories feature. As per TechCrunch, users who have been selected for A/B testing will now receive an alert the next time
Travis Scott Receives Key to Hometown of Missouri City, Texas

Travis Scott Receives Key to Hometown of Missouri City, Texas

It’s been a pretty phenomenal week for Travis Scott. Not only as the artist unveiled news of he and Kylie Jenner’s baby girl Stormi, but he has now been honored with the key to his hometown of
Could Kylie Jenner be Rocking Unreleased Travis Scott x Air Jordans?

Could Kylie Jenner be Rocking Unreleased Travis Scott x Air Jordans?

Kylie Jenner stepped out in a pair of unreleased Air Jordan 4s over the weekend. Due to the youngest Kardashian-Jenner’s relationship with Travis Scott — the two have a baby named Stormi — users on
Danilo Paura Joins Forces With Kappa for Logo-Centric Capsule

Danilo Paura Joins Forces With Kappa for Logo-Centric Capsule

Danilo Paura is collaborating with KAPPA as part of the brand’s SS18 collection. After linking up with Gosha Rubchinskiy, Faith Connecxion, and Marcelo Burlon, Paura is the latest collaborator to sign
Supreme Pings Into the New Season With Logo-Heavy Stern Pinball Machine

Supreme Pings Into the New Season With Logo-Heavy Stern Pinball Machine

For what must have felt like a lifetime to Supreme fans around the world, the brand’s Spring/Summer 2018 collection has finally started to rear its head via Instagram. After having begun teasing its
Our Favorite Crossover Culture Gear to Cop on Eastbay

Our Favorite Crossover Culture Gear to Cop on Eastbay

Crossover Culture was introduced to the streetwear-minded basketball community earlier this week as Eastbay announced it was stocking the up and coming brand. Now that the product has officially
Momcore is the New Dadcore With New Balance’s Hot Pink 990v4

Momcore is the New Dadcore With New Balance’s Hot Pink 990v4

Brand: New Balance Model: 990v4 Key Features: The quintessential dad shoe receives a vivid pink makeover, which is aimed at raising funds and awareness for the fight against breast cancer. The new
Undefeated Teases Three Nike Zoom Kobe 1 Protro Colorways

Undefeated Teases Three Nike Zoom Kobe 1 Protro Colorways

Brand: Undefeated x Nike Model: Nike Zoom Kobe 1 Protro Key Features: A blend of the words “performance” and “retro”, the Proto features Air Zoom cushioning, with a prominent midsole wedge. LA-based
Peacebird & Chen Peng Celebrate Coca-Cola and Customer Insight for FW18

Peacebird & Chen Peng Celebrate Coca-Cola and Customer Insight for FW18

Peacebird and Chen Peng debuted their Fall/Winter 2018 collections today during New York Fashion Week: Men’s. For Peacebird in their first show overseas, the Chinese fashion design team celebrated
Life’s A Beach Gets Ready For Summer With Insane Flame & Snake Prints

Life’s A Beach Gets Ready For Summer With Insane Flame & Snake Prints

Brand: Life’s A Beach Season: Summer 2018 Key Pieces: The UK brand’s latest offerings include some truly neck-snapping flame and animal print motifs, used across a collection of shorts, tops,