Still searching for your “Red Octobers?” If the bots didn’t beat you then neither did the big spenders (yet) as the quickstrike Nike Air Yeezy 2 is nowhere to be found in this week’s Celebrity Sneaker Stalker. Kanye West comes through in his first Three Stripe sighting since signing, while big homie Jay Z pops up in an ultra-rare pair of retros. Roc stars aside, we catch Chumlee in the weekend’s other big release and Skateboard P tagging his Stan Smiths. Peep the “Infrared” 6s, decade old Air Force 1s and more in this installment of CSS.
Which celeb rocked the best kicks over the course of 2013? Oh, we’ve got an award for that. Yesterday, we unveiled the 2013 All-CSS Second Team. Today, we release the First Team nods. Whose kicks matched the Celebrity Sneaker Stalker championship belt the best in 2013? Keep reading to see our candidates below and let us know who gets your vote by tagging @nicekicks with the hashtag #CSSMVP on Twitter.
Since his arrival, Stalley has been chasing the American Dream. He’s been doing so in Nike’s, too. This special edition Nike Air Force 1 High iD pays homage to his breakthrough mixtape in lavish, USA fashion. Blue and red reptile print panel this lux high top, with white laces and tagging carrying out the country colors. Check out these shots take at Complex of Stalley’s AF1 iD and catch Stalley on tour at the following dates here.
CSS regular and MMG MC Stalley recently celebrated the release of his “Honest Cowboy” project with an exclusive Nike LeBron X Elite iD. An olive upper sees orange laces and speckling, backed by blue lining and black branding. An ice blue outsole finishes this colorway in clean fashion, with title tagging appearing on the medial side of each foot. Shot at Complex, check out a detailed view of the Nike LeBron X Elite iD “Honest Cowboy” for Stalley above. Catch Stalley on tour with Lupe Fiasco now, with tickets available here.
Maybach Music Group recording artist and Nice Kicks’ July Guest Editor, Stalley, will be releasing a new mixtape, Honest Cowboy, on August 8th. To promote this upcoming project, Stalley will be hosting a listening event at ALIFE in NYC on Thursday, August 1st. Being in NYC, many hip-hop and sneaker fans alike will be in attendance. If you’re in NYC, check out the flyer for event details. Thanks to Atlantic Records for giving Nice Kicks the opportunity to be part of the event.
Legends of the summer, pirates of the Caribbean and Cleveland natives star in Celebrity Sneaker Stalker. This week, we see JT getting the PE treatment from JB, Esco flipping favorites from the 80s and Rihanna rocking revamped retros. If that wasn’t enough, we spot “Multicolor” Flyknits, LeBron’s lacing up his offseason sneakers and the return of Cudder. Who rocked the best kicks this week? Let us know on Twitter and in the comment section.