Before you guys get your Kobe Bryant boxers in a bunch, watch the video to hear why Jim Brown said what he said on “The Arsenio Hall Show”. Mind you, he does give credit to him for being an unbelievable athlete. What do you think? Do you agree with Jim Brown or do you feel otherwise? Shots fired or is he telling the truth? Continue reading
Come February 2014, an unauthorized story of Mr Carter will be released for the world to see that claims to be “a thorough and thoughtful look into the personal, business and economic mind of a newly minted mogul”. Looks and sounds pretty interesting even though Jay Z’s people dissapprove of it and demanded it be taken down from YouTube. I can understand why though just from seeing the trailer from a business stand point. Brought to us by Moguldom Films. For more information, go to AGeniusLeavesTheHood.com. Continue reading
The Whoolywood Shuffle had the legendary hip hop icon, Raekwon, stop by their show on Sirius XM recently. World fencing champion, Miles Chamley Watson was also in the building. Raekwon discusses why groups break out, what he’s been up to, the “Wutang Forever” situation with Drake, keeping the Wutang brand alive, and more. Dropping gems. Continue reading
Leave it to 8&9 your favorite streetwear clothing company to bring you exclusive sneaker culture and lifestyle goodies. This is a beautiful 1/6th scale replica of a Nike Dunk SB Lucky mini sneaker key chain. These plastic molded keychains have intricate detail painted to look just like the originals. Click here to buy!
As unlikely as it might have seemed at any point in the past, Tyga has done what Kanye West only hopes to. We’re speaking specifically about providing a popular line of footwear with serious style and reasonable prices, as Tyga’s Reebok T-RAWW continues with a bold new colorway. This newest T-Raww is done entirely in metallic brass, which looks just perfect as paired with beige laces and tongue tags atop a slightly translucent gum brown vulc sole. These are neck-breakers to be sure but not priced so as to be too exclusive, so take a closer look below, then buy yours at RBK retailers like Caliroots. via SN
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Being that we are drawing closer to 2014 we are getting previews left and right from every brand of their upcoming releases set to drop at the begging of the year. Take a look at the Puma “Leather Cage Crafted” Pack set to drop this upcoming January. The “Leather Caged Crafted” pack is compiled of three pairs of Puma Disc Blazes each sporting leather like upper combined with cork giving this classic Puma runner a luxury feel. This collection is available in brown, black and a bronze clay color each sporting black and yellow accents sitting on a white sole combined with a gum put-sole. Keep it locked here at 8and9.com for an exact release date and US arrival.
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New Balance Numerics holiday collection has began to arrive at skate-shops across the US. This holiday collection featuring three pairs in the Brighton silo and three pairs in the Stanford silhouette. Each as classic as the last and all made for that real board life. Take a look at the entire collection below via some images from Mia Skate and grab yours after the jump in store and online. Keep it locked here at 8and9.com for more updates from new Balance Numeric and Mia Skate Shop.
Take a look at Vice’s latest documentary that features Children fighting cancer with the use of medical marijuana in Oregon Watch the video after the jump and keep it locked here at 8and9.com for more.