Regular readers of Celebrity Sneaker Stalker are becoming more and more familiar with Dillon Cooper. The 21-year-old Brooklyn MC has a solid sneaker game, bolstered by a musical background, charismatic personality and impressive flow that has hip-hop scouts paying attention. Currently on the road with The Underachievers, we caught up with Dillon to hear about the pairs of kicks that started it all for him.
Austin, TX is well known on the music map, home to epic festivals and icons of the rock, country and indie scenes. 512 native Kydd Jones looks to add his face to Austin’s music Mount Rushmore, showing out on a yearly basis at SXSW and opening up on tour stops for the likes of Big Sean and Kendrick Lamar. For this installment of Kickstarter, we caught up with Kydd to hear the story behind the pair of sneakers that started it all for him.
Issa Gold makes up one half of The Underachievers, but he represents many of the young sneakerheads that got hooked on kicks during the mid-2000s. While Jeremy Scott x adidas Originals Wings detail his current road rotation, back in the day it was all about SBs for Issa. See which pair put him in the game in this installment of Kickstarter.
Mike WiLL Made It is dominating the airwaves, but what were the first pair of Airs that made waves with him? While the super-producer sported his fair share of Jordans as a kid playing basketball in Atlanta, the pair that really got it started for him stems from his success in music. Find out the pair of sneakers that set it off for Mike WiLL in this installment of Kickstarter.