2018’s Celebrity Sneaker Stalker has come to and end, but it’s still up to you to let us know who rocked the most heat and who rocked it best.
After going through the best of the best from CSS, we’ve narrowed it down to a field of 12 candidates for the 2018 #CSSMVP. From Kyrie Irving to Travis Scott, this year’s gold gang is full of hoopers and artists that are defining style today.
Get a look at our 2018 All-CSS First Team and vote in the poll to decide who should be considered for 2018 #CSSMVP.
Best Wears: Off White x Converse Chuck Taylor, Nike LeBron PEs, Concepts x Nike SB Dunk Low “Green Lobster”
Now a lifetime endorser for Nike, LeBron James never disappoints the public with his sneaker decisions. Not only he has brought out super rare PEs, but also collaborations from Off-White and Union.
Best Wears: Under Armour SRLo, Designer sneakers, Union x Air Jordan 1, Futura x Nike SB P Rod 1
In 2018, ASAP Rocky finally debuted his signature sneaker with Under Armour. However, Rocky still keeps his sneaker rotation full with different brands including designer sneakers from Dior and Prada. For Flacko, it’s still about what he wears but more so about how he wears it.
Best Wears: Travis Scott x Air Jordan 4 “Purple Suede,” Nike Air Yeezy 1, Nike Air Force 1 Low “Taiwan,” Nike SB Dunk Low “Newcastle”
There is no doubt about PJ Tucker‘s passion for sneakers. A collector and a wearer, Tucker has taken his shoe game off-the court to even higher heights while popularizing the awesome trend of carrying your shoes into the arena.
Best Wears: Nike Air Max Plus, Nike Air VaporMax Flyknit Utility, Air Jordan 11 “Snakeskin”
Drake may not have rocked the best shoes in 2018, but he sure made the most noise on the footwear front. In the beginning of the year, Drake made the headlines as it was rumored that he would move from Jordan to adidas. Well, we know how that went. At the end of the year, “Checks over stripes” proved to be the most polarzing and impactful bar when considering sneaker culture as we know it, with lines referencing Virgil and diminishing 350s also proving pull.
Best Wears: Nike SB Dunks, Travis Scott x Air Jordan 4, Nike Air Yeezy 2, Air Jordan 3 “Usher” PE
Kyrie Irving is known to have crazy PEs on the court, but his shoe game might be ever stronger off of it. Kyrie shows love to his second favorite sport by wearing different Nike SB sneakers in the arena and on the fun.
Best Wears: Travis Scott x Air Jordan collabs, Nike SB Dunks, JJJJound x Vans Old Skool, Undefeated x Nike Zoom Kobe 1 Protro
Travis Scott might be the most influential artist in the sneaker world in 2018. With multiple sneaker collaborations with Jordan Brand and Nike released, Travis Scott still has even more drops in his bag. He also showed love to the SBs, ushering the wave of the SB comeback.