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Snoop Signs To Pony
June 25, 2004

Just when you thought every hot rapper had a shoe, everyone realizes one was missed. What happened to our old rap veteran Snoop Dogg? That’s right, Snoop Doggy Dogg aka the Doggfather, ex-gangsta turned hippie turned pimp, has inked a deal with the Pony shoe company. After getting collective details Urb1 found Snoop will not Read More

Diplomats New Era Cap News
Rapper Camron Collaborates With New Era Cap Company For Dip Set Fitted Cap
June 22, 2004

New Era Cap Company, Inc., the premier, global headwear designer, developer and manufacturer, announced its fifth Capture the Flag, limited edition, celebrity designed New Era 59FIFTY by Roc-A-Fella Records recording artist Camron. Camrons 59FIFTY design, hits retail this Thursday, June 24th. Camron, the Harlem-bred Rapper known for making the color pink the in-color of Hip-Hop Read More

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DrJays Hip-Hop Clothing Store Adds Sneakers and Footwear
June 16, 2004

DrJays.com, a hip hop clothing retailer birthed in 1975, has been one of the most outstanding sources of Urban and Hip Hop fashion retail items since opening in the “South South Bronx.” Hosting a variety of Hip Hop and R&B videos, photo shoots by different publishers, and other things, Dr Jays has become more than Read More

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Rocawear Founder Damon Dash Buys Pro-Keds Shoe Licensing
June 14, 2004

Consummate businessman Dame Dash recently revealed that Roc-A-Fella has purchased Pro-Keds Sneaker Company, a footwear staple that was founded in 1949. The State Property shoe, which was promoted by Beanie Sigel, was produced by Pro-Keds and experienced moderate success. Details and terms of the purchase were not available at press time, but co-CEO Kareem “Biggs” Read More

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Apple Bottoms Model Search Planned By Apple Bottoms Clothing CEO Yomi Martin
June 12, 2004

Apple Bottoms did one of the strangest things in hiphop fashion last year (2003). A woman’s clothing line took huge attention from males for about 1 month! After starting the 1st annual Apple Bottoms’ perfect model search, males across the country were talking about the “well-carved” talent that were appearing at Apple Bottoms model searches Read More

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Jacob The Jewelers Site Lacks Diamond Grade And Quality Charts
June 8, 2004

Born in Russia, Jacab Arabo always had a passion for the creation of jewelry. And after starting his own jewelry store in New York City in 1981, his passion became his profession. Jacob was found by hiphop when Faith Evans, wife of the Notorious BIG at the time, was shopping for jewelry to wear for Read More

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Lil Lim Launches Queen B Royalty Watches
June 1, 2004

Brooklyn born artist Queen Bee bka Lil’ Kim has been long known to blaze fashion trails in everything from luxury’s Versace and Iceberg to pop culture’s Old Navy. And while making headlines about everything from court cases to bad plastic surgery, she’s always been known to make headlines at events through her wardrobe. If you Read More

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Rapper Fabolous Collaborates With New Era For Limited Edition 59Fifty@50 Fitted Cap
May 25, 2004

New Era Cap Company, Inc., the premier, global headwear designer, developer and manufacturer, announced its fourth and most innovative Capture the Flag, limited edition, celebrity designed New Era 59FIFTY by Rapper Fabolous. Fabolous’ 59FIFTY design, hits retail this Thursday, May 27th. Known for sporting New Era 59FIFTY fitteds, throwback jerseys and diamonds, Fabolous’ 59FIFTY makes Read More

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Camron Releases New Era Fitted
June 22, 2004

New Era Cap Company, Inc., the premier, global headwear designer, developer and manufacturer, announced its fifth Capture the Flag, limited edition, celebrity designed New Era 59FIFTY by Roc-A-Fella Records recording artist Camron. Camrons 59FIFTY design, hits retail this Thursday, June 24th. Camron, the Harlem-bred Rapper known for making the color pink the in-color of Hip-Hop Read More

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Dr Jays Releases Shoes
June 16, 2004

Dr Jays, a hiphop fashion retailer that opened in 1975 has been one of the most outstanding stores of its kind since opening in the “South South Bronx”. Hosting a variety of hiphop and R&B videos, photo shoots, and more, Dr Jays is more than a hiphop fashion landmark name, it is a part of Read More

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Damon ‘Dame Dash’ Reveals Rocawear Owns Pro-Keds Shoe Company
June 14, 2004

Consummate businessman Dame Dash recently revealed that Roc-A-Fella has purchased Pro-Keds Sneaker Company, a footwear staple that was founded in 1949. The State Property shoe, which was promoted by Beanie Sigel, was produced by Pro-Keds and experienced moderate success. Details and terms of the purchase were not available at press time, but co-CEO Kareem “Biggs” Read More

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Apple Bottoms Clothing Plans Televised National Model Search
June 12, 2004

Apple Bottoms did one of the strangest things in hiphop fashion last year (2003). A woman’s clothing line took huge attention from males for about 1 month! After starting the 1st annual Apple Bottoms’ perfect model search, males across the country were talking about the “well-carved” talent that were appearing at Apple Bottoms model searches Read More

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Sean John Wins Fashion Award
June 8, 2004

Sean “P.Diddy” Combs pulled much love from a fashion industry group that has left his name off the list for a long time. The CFDA awards ceremoney, which is also known as the Council of Fashion Designers of America, named P.Diddy the top menswear designer of the year for his Sean John collection at it’s Read More

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Jacob The Jeweler Online Launch
June 5, 2004

Born in Russia, Jacab Arabo always had a passion for the creation of jewelry. And after starting his own jewelry store in New York City in 1981, his passion became his profession. Jacob was found by hiphop when Faith Evans, wife of the Notorious BIG at the time, was shopping for jewelry to wear for Read More

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Lil Kim Launches Queen B Royal Watch Collection In New York
June 1, 2004

Brooklyn born artist Queen Bee bka Lil’ Kim has been long known to blaze fashion trails in everything from luxury’s Versace and Iceberg to pop culture’s Old Navy. And while making headlines about everything from court cases to bad plastic surgery, she’s always been known to make headlines at events through her wardrobe. If you Read More

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Jay-Z And Reebok Release New S. Carter II Low Shoe Collection
May 22, 2004

Reebok and Jay-Z return this summer with the highly anticipated evolution of the renowned S. Carter Collection by Rbk. After the shoe’s tremendously successful launch last spring, fans everywhere have been asking, “When’s part two dropping?” In response, Reebok introduces the S. Carter II, fusing all the elements fans loved about the original “S Dots” Read More

Snoop Dogg's Pony Shoe News
Snoop Dogg Inks Deal With Pony Shoe Company For Biscuitz Sneaker Range
June 22, 2004

Rap star SNOOP DOGG has signed a deal with American sports company PONY INTERNATIONAL to endorse a new range of footwear. The internationally known Rap star will promote the Biscuitz sports shoe range. “Biscuitz” is an American slang word for trainers or sneakers. KILLICK DATTA, Pony’s Chief Executive Officer, says, “Pony is committed to matching Read More

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URB1 EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH LIMB APPAREL
June 16, 2004

How can you describe a limb? An extension of yourself? How about Authentic Streetwear for all that is your extension! Read one of the livest i-views Urb1 has had thus far as we get the science on heavily, hiphop artist worn clothing line “Limb”. Based out of Toronto, Canada, Urb1 has to show love to Read More

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Rocafella Buys Pro Keds
June 14, 2004

Consummate businessman Dame Dash recently revealed that Roc-A-Fella has purchased Pro-Keds Sneaker Company, a footwear staple that was founded in 1949. The State Property shoe, which was promoted by Beanie Sigel, was produced by Pro-Keds and experienced moderate success. Details and terms of the purchase were not available at press time, but co-CEO Kareem “Biggs” Read More

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Apple Bottom Model Search
June 12, 2004

Apple Bottom did one of the strangest things in hiphop fashion last year (2003). A woman’s clothing line took huge attention from males for about 1 month! After starting the 1st annual Apple Bottom’s perfect model search, males across the country were talking about the “well-carved” talent that were appearing at Apple Bottom model searches Read More

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Sean John Clothing Wins CFDA Menswear Designer Of the Year Award
June 8, 2004

Sean “P.Diddy” Combs pulled much love from a fashion industry group that has left his name off their honors list for quite some time. The CFDA awards ceremoney, which is also known as the Council of Fashion Designers of America, named P.Diddy the top menswear designer of the year for his Sean John collection at Read More

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URB1 EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH FIVE FOUR CLOTHING
June 4, 2004

Original flavor is something Urb1 strives to bring to the forefront of hiphop fashion for stylish Urbanites’ consumption. And while the majors usually lack this, there are plenty of underground designers that are booming with originality. One of those designers is Five Four clothing: The coming powerhouse from the left (west) coast. With a message Read More

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New Era 59FIFTY At Fifty Fabolous
May 25, 2004

New Era Cap Company, Inc., the premier, global headwear designer, developer and manufacturer, announced its fourth and most innovative Capture the Flag, limited edition, celebrity designed New Era 59FIFTY by Rapper Fabolous. Fabolous 59FIFTY design, hits retail this Thursday, May 27th. Known for sporting New Era 59FIFTY fitteds, throwback jerseys and diamonds, Fabolous 59FIFTY makes Read More

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Jay-Z and Reebok S. Carter Rerelease
May 22, 2004

They’re baaaaaack’ Reebok and Jay-Z return this summer with the highly anticipated evolution of the renowned S. Carter Collection by Rbk. After the shoe’s tremendously successful launch last spring, fans everywhere have been asking, “When’s part two dropping?” In response, Reebok introduces the S. Carter II, fusing all the elements fans loved about the original Read More