Nike’s First Women’s-Exclusive Uptempos

A fall season already chock-full of Scottie Pippen sneakers will see another release in this Nike Air More Uptempo. The “Barely Green” colorway is set to release on Sept. 22 according to Nike, although the sneaker release date calendar for chain store DTLR has it arriving on Sept. 23. Per Nike, this is the first… continue reading →

BREAKING NEWS: More Yeezy 700 Samples Leak

‘Triple Black’ and ‘White Gum’ pairs just surfaced. Excitement continues to build around Kanye West’s next Adidas model, the very dad shoe-looking Boost 700 that he launched via a surprise drop on his Yeezy Supply site this summer. After Vogue Australia posted images of the sneakers over the weekend, a new duo has emerged via… continue reading →

Jay-Z Recasts ‘Friends’ With Black Actors + Nods To ‘Moonlight’ Best Picture Win

A little less than 23 years after Friends debuted on NBC, Jay-Z today released a reimagining of the David Crane- and Marta Kauffman-created series with an all African-American cast. Add to that deft move, his new “Moonlight” music video breaks the fourth wall courtesy of Hannibal Buress and Jerrod Carmichael and makes mentions of Oscar… continue reading →

NEW SNEAKER ALERT: Off-White x Nikes and Jordans Releasing on Sept. 1

Rumors are circulating that the sneaker release date for the Off-White x Air Jordan 1 has been set for Sept. 1. Images of the shoes have been leaking consistently over the past few months, with members of Off-White creator Virgil Abloh’s inner circle recently posting their gifted pairs. The Off-White collaboration extends beyond just this… continue reading →

The Story of Mariah Carey’s Rise to Fame Is Being Developed as a Series for Starz

The story of Mariah Carey’s rise to fame is getting a turned into a drama series for Starz. The network is currently developing an untitled fictional scripted drama series based on Mariah’s real-life experiences. Mariah and Brett Ratner will executive produce. Written by Nina Colman (Mahogany), the drama is set in 1986 New York City and chronicles… continue reading →

A MANOLO BLAHNIK DOCUMENTARY IN THE WORKS

Long regarded as a genius in the footwear industry, Manolo Blahnik’s life is being given the documentary film treatment. The upcoming feature is titled Manolo: The Boy Who Made Shoes for Lizards, and its release date is set for September 15th of this year. The docu was masterminded by director Michael Roberts, a confidante of… continue reading →