The Top 10 Skinny Jean Culprits in Hip Hop

Ah, the skinny jean. In the 20th century, it began with punk rockers. Then skaters, rocks bands like The Strokes, and women embraced this cut. Finally, the hipsters caught on, rocking their dirty skinnies with equally dirty white canvas kicks and vintage tees. The HipsterSoon after developed the “hopsters.” Very similar to the hipster in… Read more »


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GoodWoodNYC Gives T-Pain A Run For His Bling

Singer, song writer and part-time blogger Esthero recently had this custom chain made by GoodWoodNYC.  Talk about a statement maker! I know T-Pain laid his $400,000 “Big Ass Chain” to rest, but Esthero is taking it to new levels. The Brooklyn-based GoodWoodNYC brand is known for its innovative custom-made wooden jewelry and accessories. Juelz SantanaYou… Read more »



Who Has The Best Sneaker Game?

 If you could raid any hip hop artist’s sneaker collection, whose would it be? Would it be Jay-Z, who mixes it up with new brands like Radii, and classic Nike?  Perhaps it’s Chris Brown, who favors a skater steez with Supra, Vans, and lots of vibrant Nike kicks.  How about the colorful Lil Wayne, who… Read more »



Knockout Nation: Abraham vs. Dirrell Tonight! Erik Morales Returns, Green-Ward, Guzman Overweight Again! David Haye Next for the Klitschkos?

Can Dirrell Beat Abraham? Tonight American Andre Dirrell (18-1, 13 KOs) will attempt to get his first win in the Super Six over current tournament leader Arthur Abraham (31-0, 25 KOs). Abraham came out with guns blazing in his first bout by viciously knocking out Jermain Taylor in the 12th round. That crushing defeat made… Read more »



The Top 10 Worst Chains In Hip Hop

That’s Lil Duval above, who clowned one of our “10 Worst Chains In Hip Hop” at last year’s Hot107.9 Birthday Bash in Atlanta. While this particular piece has been laid to rest, other gaudy creations are still being flaunted by popular rappers. Check out the jewelry that gets a “hell no,” and let’s see if… Read more »



Wednesday Fashion Feature: Change The World We Walk On With GodSpeed Footwear

After creating GoldSpun, the contemporary apparel brand based on raw materials, creative director Marck Marcellus moved his talents into footwear and developed GodSpeed. The GodSpeed philosophy is simple: “Change The World We Walk On,” and the first collection is based on the mathematical concept of Phi. Phi, also known as the golden ratio, is a… Read more »



Knockout Nation: The Blood Testing for Mayweather-Mosley Detailed, Where Does This Leave Manny Pacquiao?

Roughly two months ago, the biggest fight in boxing history did not happen due to arguments regarding the testing for performance enhancing drugs. And now, the fallout from that decision continues to affect and possibly change the future of boxing as we know it. Over the past week, representatives for Floyd Mayweather, Shane Mosley, and Golden… Read more »



Find Out Why Rihanna & More Rep For Kerin Rose

Yesterday, I got a chance to check out Kerin Rose‘s new A-Morir eyewear collection with buyer, Jamila. The appointment took place in Kerin’s eccentric Manhattan apartment, where she currently creates her edgy sunglasses by hand. As we featured in this previous post, Kerin Rose has quickly become a must-have for the hottest ladies in… Read more »