After spending the last couple of days in a hospital bed I haven’t really been able to do much when it comes to blogging, the odd post here and there was as good as it got but now I am back again and ready to deliver the goods and I start with something that made it’s way to me yesterday. It comes from Nike, who continue to add new pieces to the market and the latest is the new ‘Zoom Hypercross’ trainer. The trainer which is predominantly a running shoes features a new hexagonal Zoom Air cushioning system to deliver a fast and responsive feel while also getting the athlete lower to the ground for increased stability, four specifically-placed visible hexagonal Zoom bags provide low-profile cushioning in the forefoot, and crafted flex grooves in between allow for greater articulation. The trainer will hit select retailers on October 10th.
Coke Boys’ Chinx is back with some new music, this time taking ScHoolboy Q’s ‘Studio’ and Rae Sremmurd’s ‘No Flex Zone’ and remixing the two.
TDE’s ScHoolboy Q welds on a verse to Disclosure and Sam Smith’s ‘Latch’ single.
Duct Tape’s Trouble speaks on what he would do to make sure he has a pocket full of cash, over some trap production from Sonny Digital. Trouble has a new mixtape All On Me coming soon.
Toronto based R&B artist Jahkoy drops an emotional number called “Everything” produced by Multi-Platinum, GRAMMY-nominated producer Andrew Lloyd aka DrewsThatDude. “Everything,” is a flip of DrewsThatDude’s last drop “ThottieOttieDopalicious”. Stream the track below.
Pharrell collaborates with adidas on their first Stan Smith collection. Keeping things classic the “Solid Pack” is offered in black, red, and blue. Each sneaker comes with an imprinted trefoil logo on the heel and custom sockliner posted up with Pharrell’s name. Every pair also comes with a matching leather track jacket. The collection drops this Saturday at Packer Shoes, BBC and a few other select boutiques. Check out the detail photos below.
Lupe Fiasco keeps his fans busy with his latest release titled “Pu**y” until his Tetsuo & Youth LP arrives. Lupe showcases his known wordplay over a MoeZ’art-produced track. The song also features Billy Blue on the hook. Stream the track below.
We got some more Lil Durk for you today, this time we get a music video for the track “Gas & Mud.” This is off Durk’s “Signed To The Streets 2″ mixtape which is out now.