Nike and Jerry Lorenzo’s Fear Of God teamed up for some fairly unimaginable collaborations in 2018 together with the Nike Air Fear God 1 and the Nike Air Fear God Shoot Around. These two sneakers combined style and performance in a means that exuded Fear Of God’s streetwear essence. Since then, a number of Fear Of God x Nike fashions have been teased and thrown round on-line, though Nike, nor Jerry Lorenzo had acknowledged their presence or given us actual ficial photographs. That’s not the case anymore although because the Nike Air Fear Of God 180 in a “Light Bone” colorway now has some ficial photographs courtesy the Beaverton model.
As you’ll be able to see from the picture above, the shoe has a strap that wraps across the again the shoe and comes out to the entrance in a bit crisscross style. There are additionally lengthy rope laces with a lace lock on the entrance. Meanwhile, the higher is an all-over mild bone with a black Nike swoosh.
Unfortunately, there isn’t a launch or value data for these kicks simply but, in response to Sneaker News. Although, do not be too discouraged. If the ficial photographs are out, meaning you’ll be able to most likely anticipate them to drop someday this yr.
s the “Shattered Backboard three.zero” haven’t but surfaced, however it’s believed they’re going to resemble the mockup proven above. The colorway is reportedly listed as “Black, Pale Vanilla and Starfish Orange.”
The design is impressed by the orange and black jersey that Michael Jordan wore throughout a 1985 exhibition sport in Italy, during which MJ threw down a dunk that broke the backboard.
“Glass was in every single place. The backboard exploded. I’m his eyes, his ears…searching for little bits glass,” remembers Howard White, VP Jordan Brand. “In the second, it was wild. It was just a little scary, as a result of we didn’t know the place the glass was going. They had been enjoying after which there was that second. I don’t know any second the place one can detect one thing otherworldly has occurred, however that one has change into one thing grand. For MJ, although, it was only a second within the sport.”
It is believed the kicks will launch on October four for the retail value $160.
Kanye West filed a lawsuit towards Roc-A-Fella and EMI just a few weeks again in an try to achieve possession his music and obtain unpaid royalties. However, greater than that, it appears to be like like ‘Ye’s legally attempting to “acquire his freedom” from each firms. EMI’s made their first countermove towards him however within the authorized paperwork obtained by Hollywood Reporter, the corporate’s contract with Kanye West reveals that he is not forbidden from retiring.
“You (Mr. West) hereby characterize and warrant that to EMI] that You will, all through the Term as prolonged by this Modification, stay actively concerned in writing, recording and producing Compositions and Major Label Albums, as Your precept occupation. At no time in the course of the Term will you search to retire as a songwriter, recording artist or producer or take any prolonged hiatus throughout which you aren’t actively pursuing Your musical profession in the identical fundamental method as You have pursued such profession thus far. (The previous illustration shall not be deemed to forestall You from taking a trip restricted length.”
He argues that the California Labor Code part 2855 limits private service contracts to lock in for greater than seven years. The rapper’s been with EMI since 2003 when he signed with them whereas engaged on College Dropout. Once the album was launched to vital and industrial acclaim, EMI exercised the choice to increase the contract with extra phrases.
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“The seven-year interval ended beneath this contract on October 1, 2010. For greater than eight years thereafter — greater than double the utmost seven-year interval California legislation permits — EMI has enforced rights in violation California legislation, depriving Mr. West the ‘respiratory interval’ that California legislation mandates,” the grievance reads.
Kanye West needs to have the ability to signal different offers with document labels and publishers however he additionally claims that EMI gained thousands and thousands unjustly. He needs a declaration barring them from exploiting the composition he delivered to EMI after 2010.
For months, Wendy Williams has been within the gossip headlines after her husband was allegedly having an affair, getting another woman pregnant in December 2018. Since then, Wendy took an prolonged depart absence from her daytime discuss present, citing her fractured shoulder as the rationale. Many her followers believed that she was truly engaged on her relationship with Kevin Hunter. It was revealed a number of weeks in the past that Wendy can be returning to her show today and he or she did simply that, spilling all of the tea on Monday’s episode. According to People, she addressed her marital points, the dishonest scandal, in addition to her well being issues.
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“Let’s get began as a result of apparently, I’m a Hot Topic,” stated the host on right this moment’s episode. Wendy revealed that she took extra time than anticipated to heal from her quite a few well being points, together with a shock flare-up in her thyroid. “I’m completely happy to let you know that I’m doing swell,” stated Wendy earlier than noting that her husband Kevin and their son ten visited physician’s appointments together with her.
During the Hot Topics section, Wendy mentioned Jussie Smollett’s case earlier than reflecting on her marriage. “I need to shout-out to my husband. I’m nonetheless carrying my ring,” she stated. “Believe me you, if you’ve been with any individual for 28 years, married for 25 years … we all know one another. He’s my greatest pal, he’s my lover. I do know what you’ve been seeing .. however hunty, let me present you who I fell in love with and who he fell in love with.” She proceeded to indicate a decades-old photograph the couple on the massive display. “Marriages have ebbs and flows, marriage isn’t simple. And don’t ask me about mine till you see this gone,” stated the host, pointing to her wedding ceremony ring.
NBA stars and commentators have been up in arms on Sunday as rookie Atlanta Hawks participant Trae Young was ejected from the crew’s match in opposition to the Chicago Bulls on Sunday afternoon. Young had already acquired a technical foul earlier within the recreation and was given a second for taunting Kris Dunn the Bulls. The younger Hawks star pulled up for an extended three-point shot and when he sunk it, it stared down Dunn together with his palms on his hips. The ejection got here as a shock to everybody within the area, even Dunn who had no clue what was taking place.
“I do not actually know what occurred, to be sincere,” Dunn mentioned based on ESPN. “I simply know that he received ejected, and I felt that he should not have gotten ejected.”
Former NBA participant and present analyst Reggie Miller could not imagine the ejection as he tweeted: “What’s occurred to my beloved NBA recreation? So rattling SOFT and SENSITIVE now, nooooo means Trae Young must be given a technical for this.. I’d have been broke and out the league in 2 years. … #LetBallersBall.”
Luckily for the Hawks, they have been nonetheless capable of win the sport even with out Young. At the time the ejection, the Hawks have been up by 16, however in the end ended up profitable by 5 with a rating 123-118.
Following its unprecedented win for Best Picture at this 12 months’s Academy Awards, Green Book has been having fun with the fruit most Oscar-winning outings post-ceremony with the movie seeing a gross $four.7 million over the weekend, making it the largest post-Oscar increase for a winner within the Best Picture class in eight years.
According to the Hollywood Reporter, the final time such success was beat was when The King’s Speech earned $6.2 million over the weekend that adopted its Best Picture win. Last 12 months it was The Shape Water that earned the excellence, however that movie solely drew $2.three million afterward. Overseas, Green Book additionally made main good points, including $31.9 million to its tally.
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Such a lift in curiosity can, partially, be attributed to the blended responses the movie acquired after its win. Most criticisms for the movie cite the truth that it delivers on a one-sided account the principal position Dr. Donald Shirley. The movie solicited no enter from Shirley’s household and has been dubbed a “symphony lies” by those that had been near the late pianist and composer.
Directed by Peter Farrelly, the movie notably stars Mahershala Ali, who additionally took dwelling the prize for Best Supporting Actor on the Oscars, a prize he additionally acquired for his work in Moonlight, which (in)famously received the Best Picture title that very same 12 months.
HipHopDX – This week in Hip Hop, De La Soul known as out Tommy Boy Records. Also, 2 Chainz launched his new album and Future was accused of banning chubby girls from his membership look.
De La Soul Vs. Tommy Boy Records
Posdnuos, Maseo and Dave of De La Soul introduced their pre-2004 albums would lastly be obtainable on digital and streaming platforms on Tuesday (February 26). But, additionally they revealed Tommy Boy Records can be taking 90 p.c of the income and expressed their displeasure with the scenario.
Since the announcement, TIDAL pledged to not stream their initiatives till the problem is settled. Shortly thereafter, Tommy Boy determined to fully halt the discharge of the albums.
“Because Tommy Boy has not had the chance to sit down down along with De La Soul and finalize our negotiations — one thing we’ve wished to do for months — now we have determined to postpone the digital launch of their catalog scheduled for tomorrow,” the label stated in a press release. “We know followers are keen to listen to these wonderful recordings and we’re longing for a fast decision.”
Read extra concerning the battle between De La Soul and Tommy Boy Records right here.
2 Chainz fifth studio album Rap Or Go To The League was launched this week, and NBA celebrity LeBron James served as its A&R.
The challenge has 14 tracks with options from Lil Wayne, Travis Scott, Young Thug, Kendrick Lamar and Ty Dolla $ign, amongst others.
One Hip Hop star that 2 Chainz needs he may have gotten on the challenge was JAY-Z, however it looks as if the timing wasn’t proper.
“He’s my favourite. I’d like to work with him,” he stated on The Breakfast Club. “I attempted to get him on this album. He stated, ‘Maybe subsequent album.’ We’ll get it going. You know, I like what he did on Meek’s challenge. I like that Pusha document he did. There’s just a few Ross information I like. There’s just a few Jeezy information I like … So, he’s simply busy on different folks’s stuff.”
Stream 2 Chainz Rap Or Go To The League right here.
DJ E Feezy, who was there as Future’s DJ for the night, got here to his protection.
“First off, the large lady who stated that stated the promoter stated that,” he defined. “That’s an issue with a number of Miami promotors in that y’all don’t need large ladies within the membership. Sometimes y’all barely need black ladies within the membership and y’all black. Now what occurs is, since you blame it on one other nigga ’trigger you don’t need the large ladies in your part, now it’s everywhere in the fuckin’ blogs.”
Read extra about Future and the “no fatties” ban right here.
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#DXCLUSIVES: Maseo, DJ Khaled & Eminem
Maseo On De La Soul’s War With Tommy Boy: “There’s Been A Lot Of Pain & Suffering”
Maseo of De La Soul spoke with HipHopDX about what’s occurring behind the scenes of their much-publicized dispute with Tommy Boy Records.
“This is exposing the reality of the scenario no less than,” Maseo instructed DX. “At the top of the day, all of us take successful whether or not we’re the great man or the dangerous man within the scenario. I used to be cautious sufficient to say it’s not all people. All we ask is to be honest. For what we’ve been in a position to maintain … look, Tom misplaced the catalog. And dropping the catalog, I may have doubtlessly misplaced my profession. Between from time to time, look what I’ve been in a position to maintain.”
Read the total interview with Maseo right here.
10 Popular Rappers Who Have Never Been On A DJ Khaled Song
Who hasn’t been on a DJ Khaled document? HipHopDX compiled a lineup of 10 common rappers who truly haven’t linked up with the tastemaker, together with A$AP Rocky and Eminem.
Read the listing of rappers who’ve by no means been on a DJ Khaled tune right here.
Here’s Eminem’s Discography Ranked From Bottom To Top
The DX Staff ranked Eminem’s complete discography as a part of a prolonged dialogue. The No. 10 spot went to Revival. But what received the No. 1 spot?
Read your complete rating of Eminem’s discography right here.
Blast her within the feedback or disgrace her on the ‘Gram all you need, however Amber Rose is not afraid to flaunt her well-known physique on the common. Whether you understand as Kayne West’s ex who infamously granted the general public a sneak peek into Yeezy’s bedtime actions, because the ex-wife Wiz Khalifa, or as a mannequin in her personal proper, likelihood is you have seen Rose naked all of it. As the chief the annual LA-based Slutwalk -a trigger aimed toward lifting up all girls who’ve been judged or demeaned for his or her sexual habits and preferences- the 35-year-old multi-hyphenate is totally devoted to reconnecting women with their sexuality, shame-free.
“Women are allowed to be sexual beings, in any respect factors in our lives. It is okay,” argued Rose in an interview with Refinery29. “It’s truly very wholesome in your children, in case you are a single mother, in your children to see you date. It’s okay to this point as a mother. You can’t simply be sad, and never attempt to go and discover love simply because you’ve gotten a baby.”
No stranger to public slut-shaming, Rose added that she’s blissful to place up with the scrutiny with a purpose to present different girls that it is attainable to persevere. “I do know that I give girls confidence, and in flip that makes me extraordinarily blissful,” said Rose. “So I’m okay with taking all of the punches and all of the criticism and all of the scrutiny as a result of I’m sturdy sufficient to take it.”
Emboldened by exhibiting f her signature curves, Amber Rose is very happy to reveal all of it for her hundreds of thousands followers. Take a have a look at this assortment Rose’s most curvaceous Instagram uploads.
Who knew that vape pens might look so horny?
According to Rose, you solely must put on a jacket in the event you’re fully nude beneath.
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These denims are so tight they appear to be they’re painted on–until Rose begins strutting for the cam.
Somehow, Rose even makes taking part in with a backyard hose look horny.
“Who’s getting moist this Summer?” captioned Rose alongside a snap herself suggestively posing poolside.
Amber Rose is right here to remind you she’s not your common soccer mother.
Sometimes, it is practically unimaginable to imagine that Amber Rose is rocking a post-baby physique with a waist THAT snatched.
What higher approach to promote the Slutwalk than to pose topless for the ‘Gram?
For her activist work, Rose makes certain to maintain it tight.
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Rose is clearly not a stranger to rocking lingerie for her man.
Cobb County, GA – Twelve-year-old rapper Corey J (also referred to as Lil C-Note) was arrested final October for allegedly promoting CDs at a Georgia mall, sparking outrage throughout social media.
According to CBS 46, Corey — who as soon as appeared on The Ellen Show — confirmed up at a Cobb County courthouse on Tuesday (February 26) to face expenses of disorderly conduct with violence, felony trespassing and an obstruction felony.
The boy’s lawyer, Mawuli Davis, denied all expenses.
“When he was there, he was not promoting any CDs or doing something that will have been prohibited he was there assembly different artists,” Davis stated.
Corey J was in Georgia visiting household when he was arrested within the mall’s meals courtroom. Police say he was advised twice to cease promoting his mixtapes earlier than he was finally arrested. His aunt filmed all the interplay and the video shortly went viral.
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The story caught nationwide consideration with many individuals accusing the officer of treating Corey like a “rag doll.” In a subsequent Instagram publish, Corey and his household described the incident intimately.
“Tha incontrovertible fact that he snatched me & was attempting to tug me round like I’m sum felony that’s stealing, robbing or killing or sum is #Crazy,” the caption learn. “But tha worst half is he attempting to charging me with a #felony placing my fingers on a #PoliceOfficer he say I attempted to brake his fingers, he say I stubborn him & he say I pushed him! Where on this video do it present I did something however inform him I do know my rights & then when he proceeded to try to drag me.
“my auntie stepped in & obtained in between us to get tha #Police off me, trigger he was treating me like uh lil rag canine he can sling round…. All #Police shouldn’t be dangerous, so much are good pals of mines. But it’s a few of you that don’t should be in a #PoliceUniform & this man is clearly 1!!! Right is Right / Wrong is Wrong!! #CobbCounty #Police We should get to tha backside of this… I’m only a child out right here standing for tha proper & Motivating different youngsters in a optimistic means. Why attempt to destroy & deliver me down!?!?”
Cardi B made historical past final evening by shattering an attendance file set by Garth Brooks, stories the Houston Chronicleprotecting the landmark efficiency on the NGR Stadium. Friday evening (March 1st) marked Cardi B’s debut on the NRG Stadium, a venue that bears a popularity like no different within the Deep South, for its skill to make even essentially the most seasoned performers quiver within the highlight.
To put it mildly, tickets for the Black Heritage Night live performance aka RodeoHouston, offered out in little over 40 minutes, all 75,580 them, confirming their attendance the evening the present. As you will see within the above picture, Cardi B served the Houston crowd a sparkle-ridden Cowgirl outfit, as she delivered a medley fan-favorites comparable to “Be Careful,” “Money Bag,” “Drip,” “Bickenhead,” “She Bad,” “Ring,” culminating within the dwell efficiency debut her “Please Me” duet with Bruno Mars, albeit with out the diminutive singer current.
As evidenced by the above picture showcasing her sparkle-knit costume, Cardi B even took a second to “meet and greet” some Houston’s most interesting backstage, which included Bun B introducing the starlet to her nieces, many because of QC’s Coach Okay who brokered the association behind closed doorways.
Finally, what makes Cardi B’s exploits all of the extra spectacular, is that she accomplished the entire ordeal beneath duress. As she would later confess Instagram, her sickness was so prevalent that her administration staff made preparations for a health care provider to take a seat backstages, for emergency functions. “I am OD honored for all of the love Houston gave me! I bear in mind the primary time I got here to Houston I got here out right here to strip and folks confirmed me maaaaaa love,” she wrote in her Thank You observe H-Town.
HipHopDX Premiere – Former Strange Famous artist Dope KNife has resurfaced with a brand new single titled “Grumpy Old Man.” Produced by Beezy430, the monitor is taken from his forthcoming yet-to-be-titled album.
“I’ve been producing joints, I’ve been directing joints, I’ve been reviewing different folks’s joints and it nonetheless seems like I’ve been silent within the two years since my final album,” he tells HipHopDX. “So this monitor is sort of a little appetizer earlier than I begin letting out all this new music I’ve been engaged on.”
The upcoming album shall be launched this spring Brick Records, whose catalogs boasts initiatives from Czarface, Statik Selektah, Planet Asia, Termanology and extra. It follows his beforehand launched effort, 2017’s NineteenEightyFour.
Tay-Okay is believed to be operating a jail gang referred to as the “Rug-Rats” whereas he awaits trial over the homicide Ethan Walker. Née Taymor Travon McIntyre, the rapper most famously recognized for the daring stunt he dedicated whereas his breakout hit “The Race” was making the rounds, is awaiting his trial in a most safety facility after being denied bail by the choose presiding over his case.
According to the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, prosecutor Bill Vassar filed a discover eliciting Tay-Okay’s alleged management position in organizing the aforementioned jail gang. Vassar went on to notice that Tay-Okay formation the “Rug-Rat” jail rig pales as compared boastful claims belonging to the “Long Beach Insane Crips,” as prescribed within the case file.
The discover mentions that Tay-Okay has given the gang the ordinance a construction gang, by drafting one thing known as “the Laws Power.” Deanna Boyd the Star-Telegram transcribed the alleged rulebook to one of the best her talents – it may be seen within the authentic write up on the Star-Telegram’s web site, here.
Vassar’s discover claims that Tay-Okay even threats to guards and members employees within the jail. “I see you on the road, you higher run,” he allegedly informed an authority determine who regarded with the very “authority” betrothed upon them. While the prosecutor’s efforts warmth up on the civilian aspect issues, Tay-Okay will proceed his penmanship – his acknowledged aim: the novelization “The Race.”
It’s no secret that Meek Mill has an appreciation for individuals who attempt for greatness. Ever since he was launched from jail final yr, the Championships rapper has been an entire new man and has been seen hanging out with the likes Robert Kraft, who’s, course, the proprietor the New England Patriots. Kraft is not the one Patriot that Meek is a giant fan . While talking on the MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference in Boston as we speak, Meek talked about how he DM’d Brady after successful the Super Bowl to congratulate him on all his accomplishments. To Meek’s shock, Brady truly replied again.
“I did not know Tom Brady knew who I used to be, I simply took a shot, and he was like ‘I seen you been via a lot,'” Meek defined.
He then went on to say that Brady gave him some phrases encouragement and even referenced his current stint in jail. “‘What you went via was kinda like, virtually tougher than successful the Super Bowl recreation, bro,'” Brady mentioned in accordance with Meek.
Meek was there to speak about jail reform, which is one thing Brady talked to Meek about as nicely. In truth, Meek mentioned that Brady instructed him that what he is doing is approach more durable than successful six Super Bowls.
Jordan Brand has not but launched their full lineup sneakers for the Spring season however a handful upcoming Air Jordans have already surfaced, together with the Air Jordan 1 High OG “Phantom.”
The kicks, sporting a “Sail/Black-Phantom-University Red” colour scheme, are ficially slated to launch on March 16.
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The all-new 1s, priced at $160, are highlighted by a purple stitching that stands out in opposition to the impartial, sail coloured higher. As seen within the ficial pictures offered by Nike, college purple additionally handles the ankle collar, whereas the black detailing seems on the tongue and wings emblem.
Click here for a rundown some the opposite extremely anticipated sneakers dropping in March, and scroll down for added pictures the upcoming Air Jordan 1 High OG “Phantom.”
We know SZA for her angelic voice, bringing TDE a success file with CTRL and making sturdy contributions to the Black Panther soundtrack. The Grammy and Oscar-nominated singer hasn’t launched any new music in a very long time, teasing A for an eventual arrival. SZA has mentioned that she is probably not sticking across the music trade for for much longer after her subsequent mission releases although, telling those that she could be comfy retiring at this level. Hopefully, that is not the case. She was trying out her new home, filming the method on her Instagram story, and whereas she backed up in opposition to the wall, her pal managed to catch her fall down a flight stairs.
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It’s fairly hilarious to observe the songstress take a tumble down the steps. I believe we may all see this coming too. She tried to stability herself in opposition to the wall whereas crouching down. When she eliminated her arm, she gracefully started her leap religion to the tip the staircase. Her pal Sage managed to capture the entire thing on video, which she admitted to being proud whereas photographing the aftermath. Thankfully, SZA is alright after the autumn, telling her crew that she was advantageous and protecting an enormous smile on her face.
Clearly, the singer is not fairly acquainted with her new environment but. Chances are the subsequent time she’s squatting in opposition to that wall, she’ll bear in mind the staircase is correct there.