Chicago rapper, Lucki Eck$, releases a new track ‘Lowlife’ as he gears up for the release of his latest project, X. The self produced 11 track project will be a tribute to Max B, releasing on his birthday: May 30th.
Kanye West‘s closing performance at the 2015 Billboard Music Awards was lit, it more ways than one. Mr. West decided to perform his latest single, ‘All Day’ with the help of Vic Mensa, along with one of his Yeezus singles, ‘Black Skinhead’. Sister in laws, Kendall and Kylie Jenner, introduced Kanye’s performance and it appears that the crowd was not feeling Kylie that much as many heard boos as she began speaking. In addition to that, some are criticizing the performance due to the intense amount of fire and smoke used, which made it difficult to actually see Kanye. Let us know your thoughts, check out the entire performance below:
Bee Line by Billionaire Boys Club teams up with Timberland to produce the ‘Printed Canvas’ pack using the popular Timberland boot 6-inch silhouette. The pack comes in two different all-over prints: “Honeycomb” and “Grass Canvas”, which will be made available for purchase May 22nd exclusively on BBC’s online shop.
Luxury fashion brand, MCM, teams up with Beats by Dre to produce a collaborative collection with style as it features the Beats Pill Character, Beats “Tour” Ear Buds and Beats Studio Wireless Headphones. Now this is not the first time that Beats decided to team up with a fashion brand to spice up their product. Back in 2013, Beats released a collaborative collection with famous designer, Alexander Wang, which can be seen here. This exclusive collection will be available next month, retailing at $600. The limited edition collaboration will release in retail stores as well as MCM’s online shop.
French brand OLOW announced the launch of their capsule collection with illustrator and designer, Jean Jullien. The collection is a mix of the universe of the beach along with Jullien’s world, providing a series of illustrations both aesthetic and humorous. Jean presents the collab in a short video shot in London, which was produced by Santiago Arbelaez, seen below. Check out more from the collection after the jump and purchase pieces exclusively in OLOW stores or at their online shop.
Jersey rapper, B-Eazyyy recently dropped his music video for his latest single, ‘Black Ties’. Directed by Walu (@looski7), the video describes the plight of an ambitious man of color in the present business industry. Shot in Trenton, New Jersey, the video highlights prominent issues faced by members of the African American community, black men specifically, while promoting self-awareness. The track, produced by Jordeux, was originally inspired by the fear of conforming to society’s norms. Although his website is currently under construction, follow his Instagram (@eazyyytaughtu) for more info.
A Bathing Ape and ALIFE team up to create this collaborative 2015 Spring/Summer collection. The lookbook showcases the both streetwear classic logos and aesthetics within the graphic tees, new era hat and shark pullover hoodie. Purchase the collection when it drops, May 16th, at BAPE retail locations. Read more on the collab here.