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What You Need To Know About Rap-A-Lot Records Before You Show Up At The Supreme Store

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After launching their always selling out collection with The North Face last week, New York-based retailer Supreme is back with their weekly collab, but this time around, the collaborative collection pays tribute to one of the most prolific hip-hop record labels of all time. But before you show up at the store, here is a little reminder in case ‘Preme Fanatics question your legitimacy to cop this week capsule collection.


Rap-A-Lot Records was founded in 1987 by J. Prince in Houston, Texas. When most of hip hop was happening in New York, J. Prince brought attention to Houston with its unique Gangster Rap and Horrorcore music but not only he is the man responsible for introducing Drake to Lil Wayne Back in the days and who released the scary ‘courtesy call’ back in February  2015, a diss track in response to recent drama involving Young Money artist Drake with P.Diddy.

Based out of Houston, Rap-A-Lot Records has put Southern rap on the map in the eighties, with crews like The Geto Boys who was their first nationnal act & Devin The Dude, whom The New York Times called “a brilliant oddball with a spaced-out flow, establishing itself as one of the first indie rap labels to achieve mainstream success. Bun B, Turk & Z-ro are still signed to the label, but many legend such as Luniz, Big Mike, Scarface & more recently Trae the Truth & his ABN gang, have seen their career paved with the help of the iconic label.

Consisting of a wide array of designs, the Rap-a-Lot Records’ label logo will be featured throughout the collection on almost every Supreme garments, consisting of two varsity jackets, four graphic tees, hoodies and 5-panel caps. As well as the Geto Boys’ infamous album cover for their classic project, ‘We Can’t Be Stopped’, on the tee and hoodie segment.

The Supreme x Rap-A-Lot Records CC is scheduled for Thursday, April 16, at all Supreme flagship stores worldwide.

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Supreme … Nak Rocks Unseen Supreme Embossed Puffer Jacket During Show

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Supreme Member Na-kel Smith Rocks Unseen Chanel Inspired Supreme Embossed Puffer Jacket during Telfar’s “Country” show

As you might have noticed, this Season’s official Supreme lifestyle model is now Sean Pablo from the official Supreme Skateboard team. Replacing last year main model, Na-Kel Smith who decided to focus on his rap career.

Nak performed at the “Country” Show alongside Ho99o9 and Mid90s, a collaborative between designer Telfar Clemens and playwright Jeremy O. Harris. However, he is still part of the Supreme crew and has still his access. So it was only right that the first to have the jacket would be him.


Though it is still unclear if it is a Chanel collaboration inspired by their Embossed-logo puffer jacket, the upcoming rapper was performing during a Telfar show, he rocked the supreme banner, which is actually the most anticipated piece of the year.

A Supreme embossed puffer jacket in a khaki colourway, still unseen in the silver colourway. For the time being there is no official release date nor price for the jacket but they Chanel one is currently reselling for $4500.

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FTP Drops DC Snowboarding Special Collab

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After the 2018 riots in L.A. after the pop-up shop and Suicide Boys concert DC Shoes has teamed up with iconic Los Angeles streetwear brand, F**KTHEPOPULATION on a collaboration that takes FTP’s uncommon aesthetic and gives it a high-altitude application.

In a new collection of winter outerwear and softgood accessories, the DC x FTP Snow Collection is composed of two snowboard sets in White and red camo; a 100% Polyester Reflective Logo Printed Ripstop with 100% polyester oxford panels white survival bib, mesh lining and brushed tricot on the knews, available in both red and white.

An allover printed ASAP Anorak, the great classic which sells out in a matter of second and that you see rocked at Suicide Boys’ shows.

FTP and Supreme Chanel Inspired Embossed puffer jacket

Nevertheless, this winter trend will be the “Anecdote Insulator” ( pricelist : $138 ) inspired by the now sold out Chanel embossed Logo Puffer Jacket while we are waiting on the SS19 version from Supreme; which was confirmed days ago

You might also like : Supreme Team Member Na-Kel Smith Performs In Unreleased Supreme Embossed Puffer Jacket.

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M+RC Noir Is Taking The Bumbag Game To Another Pared-Down Level of Fashion

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A month after Christmas eve and it already feels like christmas, as Marché Noir just announced the future release of their amazing Iridescent Prism M+RC bumbag.

A stylish choice for the man about town, made of a M+RC Monogram-embossed PVC, the Iridescent Prism M+RC bumbag combines a pared-down design with numerous practical features, including an adjustable strap.

The stylish and convenient belt bag captures the eye with its bold, iridescent hues and you can style it as a regular belt bag, a cross-body or an over-the-shoulder as a bold accessory which simply ensures versitality for this unique good.

Related : M+RC NOIR : Inside Marché Noir Pop Up Store

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Iridescent Prism
Transparent Front & back M+RC-embossed PVC
PVC trim
Zip closure system
Adjustable belt

However we will grant them the benefit of doubt as a week after its official release, the KeepAll 50 has been one of the most hyped item of the late Louis Vuitton’s SS19 runway that took place in Paris back in June and seems to have inspired the French designer to excel.

The Louis Vuitton x Virgil Abloh bag waves both visual and technical similarities with the late fanny pack. Both made of Polyvinyl chloride ( PVC ) and embossed their most famous monograms.

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