Culture

Lupe Fiasco and Futura Join US Soccer Campaign for 2014 FIFA World Cup
By May 21, 2014
Lupe Fiasco and Futura Join US Soccer Campaign for 2014 FIFA World Cup

Via Hypebeast: U.S. Soccer has announced Lupe Fiasco and Futura as Music Director and Artistic Director, respectively, for the United States men’s team’s FIFA World Cup campaign this year. In his new role, Lupe Fiasco will be responsible for creating Spotify playlists with his DJ group SNDCLSH, handling in-game music programming during the Send-Off series, […]

Posted in: Sports
By May 20, 2014
Video: Kanye West Calls Out Kid for Having Him Sign Fake Yeezy 2 Sneakers

“These are not real, though.” L x 1000.

Posted in: Culture, Sneakers
Get Patriotic with these New Chucks from Converse:
By May 20, 2014
Get Patriotic with these New Chucks from Converse:

Kind of digging these for some reason. Per Hypebeast: Pairing an all-over stars pattern on the left shoe with a red and white bars pattern on the right, the mismatched kicks are a nice alternative to the usual high-top Chucks. Complete with three sets of laces and antique nickel eyelets, the Chuck Taylor All Star […]

Posted in: Culture, Sneakers
By May 18, 2014
Video: Of Course Saturday Night Live Covered the Jay Z, Beyonce, Solange Elevator Fight

Why wouldn’t they cover the biggest pop culture item of the week?

Posted in: Comedy, Culture
By May 14, 2014
Jimmy Fallon Presents the Pros and Cons of Attending Kim Kardashian and Kanye West’s Wedding

Jimmy Fallon places some light hearted humor on Kim Kardashian and Kanye West’s upcoming (alleged) wedding.

Posted in: Comedy
By May 14, 2014
Watch the Video Trailer for Eddie Huang’s New ABC Comedy, ‘Fresh Off The Boat’

Just an ordinary family pursuing the American Dream… #FreshOffTheBoat is coming soon to ABC. LOVE that Eddie Huang was able to pursue this. The show is based on his own life about adapting to the U.S.

Posted in: TV/Film
Here’s Your First Look at Ben Affleck as the New Batman
By May 13, 2014
Here’s Your First Look at Ben Affleck as the New Batman

Significant as this is the next generation of Batman films. Christian Bale did a great job with a wide array of classic villains.

Posted in: Culture, TV/Film
Final Look at the Air Jordan 5Lab3 Black Being Released Next Saturday
By May 11, 2014
Final Look at the Air Jordan 5Lab3 Black Being Released Next Saturday

Via Highsnobiety: The sneaker combines the body of a classic Air Jordan 3 with the iconic reflective elements of the Air Jordan 5. This model’s all-black, smooth upper fully reflects light. The Air Jordan 5Lab3 Black will be available on Nike.com on May 17 at 8am EDT/5 am PDT.

Posted in: Culture, Sneakers
Terrell Owens Is Selling His Struggle Sneaker (and Sandle) Collection Because He’s Broke. Laugh Here:
By May 9, 2014
Terrell Owens Is Selling His Struggle Sneaker (and Sandle) Collection Because He’s Broke. Laugh Here:

In all seriousness, it’s never funny when someone in the limelight goes broke, but selling your size 14 slippers for $50 bucks is pretty funny. Click here if you want to support the guy/laugh at his “vintage lacoste” sneakers. Now Active! http://t.co/nkz45xE9Qe Just uploaded. If u wear size 14…Check out the extra shoes I’m selling. […]

Posted in: Culture, Sports
By May 8, 2014
Video: Go Inside of DJ Khaled’s Sneaker Collection with Nice Kicks

To close out Season 4 of of the Nice Kicks Sneak Peek series, NK visits South Beach to check out the 500+ sneaker collection of hip-hop mogul DJ Khaled. Watch the sixth and final episode above.

Posted in: Sneakers, Video
By May 4, 2014
Video: Disrespect BEYONCE’s Music and You’ll Meet ‘The Beygency’

This is actually pretty good. I’ve noticed this myself. If someone EVER says something less than awesome in regards to Beyonce, her fans will defend her mercilessly. The writers from Saturday Night Live took note and came up with this sketch.

Posted in: Comedy, Culture
New Photo: Nike Air Command Force OG aka the Billy Hoyle’s
By May 4, 2014
New Photo: Nike Air Command Force OG aka the Billy Hoyle’s

Our friends over at KATC scored a new picture as well as some new details on the upcoming Air Command Force OG re-release: “The Nike Air Command Force WILL NOT feature the OG CO2 pumping mechanism but the pump itself will be operational. I’ve also been told to expect a retail price of around $200.” […]

Posted in: Culture, Sneakers
Kanye West’s ‘YEEZUS – THE FILM’ Now Has an Official Movie Poster
By May 1, 2014
Kanye West’s ‘YEEZUS – THE FILM’ Now Has an Official Movie Poster

Written by Brett Easton Ellis and directed by Hype Williams. Wouldn’t be surprised if this popped up at Cannes again this year. More details to come…

Posted in: TV/Film
By April 30, 2014
Video: Toronto Symphony Orchestra Covers Drake’s “Trophies” and “All Me”

Orchestra members show their support for the Toronto Raptors in this backstage musical mashup of Drake’s “All Me” & “Trophies.”

Posted in: Sports, Video