Talk about an odd pairing, the ex’s, Nelly and Ashanti sat down recently where Ashanti interviewed the St. Louis native about a handful of topics. Nelly spoke in depth about his career, and spoke in depth about his growth as a person and an artist since Country Grammar came out. Nelly also speaks about what he looks for in a woman, which seems a bit weird, but he handles it like a pro and speaks also about working with Chris Brown. Check out the clip and speak your mind after the jump. Enjoy.
Coming to Jordan Brand retailers this summer is an appropriately seasonal edition of the iconic Air Jordan 11. A follow-up to last summer’s White/Varsity Red-Black colorway, this edition of the kicks sees a black ballistic nylon tongue and quarter panels alongside a matching leather heel, nylon lacing loops, and a white patent leather mudguard. Built atop an icy outsole, the shoes are further complemented by a white midsole and red accents in the form of Jumpman branding and the herringbone traction pods. Retailing for $140 USD, look for the White/Black-True Red low-top retro to be available on June 8th.
Paul George from the Indiana Pacers has had an amazing year. Being named the most improved player of the NBA today, and dropping a Day In The Life video on Jay-Z’s media channel Life + Times as he makes his way to the All Star game. Watch the 25-minute video below to hear George talk about his hatred of losing/hunger for victory, his time at Fresno State and much more. Enjoy.
Los Angeles-based label DOPE joins the 4/20 festivities with their own capsule collection consisting of T-shirts, snapbacks, 5-panels, a vest, and a ring. Featuring classic 4/20 iconography and terms, the collection adds a distinctive twist to the brand’s evolving catalog. Pick up your piece straight from the source and check more 4/20 collections over at Highsnob. [See More]
Alicia Keys heats our screen up in Fire We Make, the latest video in support of her Girl on Fire LP. The R&B singer enjoys some down time in New Orleans, cooling off in a scorching bedroom. With the fan by her side, Keys calms her nerves with some ice as she duets with Maxwell who sits bedside observing her just steps away. The two later enjoy each other’s presence from a distance at a party before they finally locate each other along the streets. Enjoy.
Home Studio Recording just got simpler with the Propellerhead Balance ($450). This sleek, Red Dot-winning breakout box offers eight input connections — two high impedance guitar and bass inputs with pads, four line inputs, and two microphone preamps with phatom power — as well as balanced outputs and a powerful headphone amplifier. It connects to your computer via USB, and includes Reason Essentials, a fully-functional "basics"-style version of the company's award-winning Reason recording software. All you need are some instruments, a computer, and talent.
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The first official trailer for the upcoming film Thor: The Dark World trailer has been unveiled, giving fans a fresh glimpse into the eagerly anticipated follow-up. Chris Hemsworth and Natalie Portman reprise their roles as Thor and Jane Foster respectively while newcomer Christopher Eccleston stars as the new villain. From the trailer, it would appear that Asgard, the home of the gods, will be featured more heavily. Also making a return is Loki, who strikes up an uneasy alliance with Thor. Check out the trailer now and stay tuned for more from Thor: The Dark World. Enjoy.
Kobe Bryant will now deprive the entire world of the best part of current Lakers games: his tweets. The Black Mamba's posts to Twitter were noticed by just about everyone remotely interested in the NBA Playoffs this weekend and even managed to catch the attention of coach Mike D'Antoni. Bryant's tweets from his bed were somehow becoming a distraction, so he is going quiet. [Read More]
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The smokers holiday better known as 420 may have passed this weekend, but Fabolous sparks up in his latest visual We Get High. As the song’s title suggest, Loso and an unknown female relax and light a few up. The Brooklyn rapper isn’t bashful about his stock either, displaying his various choices of smoking leisure, including a crop of marijuana plants. His Loso’s Way 2: Rise to Power album is due June 18th, watch the first single “Ready” with Chris Brown here. Enjoy.
Inject a jolt of logo allure into your shoe wardrobe with a pair of Gucci California Logo Sneakers ($473.00 USD) in a neutral brown hue. Playfully luxe, they work with everything from flared skirts to cropped trousers and shorts. Styled after the jump with a Mulberry blouse, J Brand jeans, and a Balenciaga tote from MyTheresa. [See More]