globalgrind.com Archives - 06 February 2016, Saturday

  • SNEAKER ROUNDUP: Air Jordan XXX Finally Unveiled, Sneakerhead With Colon Cancer Reveals How Yeezy Boosts “Save...

    Air Jordan XXX Finally Unveiled

    globalgrind.com 14 Jan '16, 9pm

    After months of grainy pictures, we’ve finally gotten a good look at the Air Jordan XXX. The midsole tooling is very similar to the Jordan XX9, an amazing feature for fans of the FlightPlate, a sturdy yet comfortable setup for balling. The iconic Jumpman logo sits atop the toe box, an...

  • Jaden Smith Sports Womenswear In New Louis Vuitton Campaign

    globalgrind.com 04 Jan '16, 3pm

    While the ad campaign has been quite the conversation starter on social media, Willow Smith has chimed in to lend support to her brother. In a post on Instagram, she wrote: Males and females are put into boxes of expectation when we are born. As we grow we start to realize the damages...

  • The 15 Best Sneakers Of 2015

    globalgrind.com 20 Dec '15, 1pm

    Much of Ronnie Fieg’s design inspirations come from the places he loves, whether it be the Brooklyn Bridge or Tokyo. During a trip to Japan, Ronnie appreciated the Sakura blossom so much, he incorporated its beauty into his next Puma sneaker. The low top sneakers represent the flower ...

  • Michael J. Fox Wants Nike To Release Self-Lacing Sneakers

    globalgrind.com 15 Oct '15, 8pm

    Bruce is a sneaker-obsessed pop culture junkie from Queens. He is a proud alumnus of St. John’s University. Bruce hails from Complex as a social media guru. He is also a Drake and Dipset apologist. He divides his time between watching ‘The Office’ reruns and trying to become the next ...

  • Stephon Marbury Blasts Air Jordan

    globalgrind.com 07 Oct '15, 2pm

    Features FKA Twigs Covers PAPER Magazine, Talks One Difference Between Herself & Taylor Swift Stephon Marbury Blasts Air Jordan: MJ Doesn’t Care About “Kids Dying For Shoes” Baring It All: Kourtney Kardashian Goes Nude For Brian Bowen Smith’s #MetallicLife Gallery The Touch ID Might B...

  • XXL Co-Founder Don Morris Uses Kanye’s Sneakers To Call Out False Idols In NSFW “Holy Mountain” Photoshoot: Do...

    Don Morris’ NSFW “Holy Mountain” Photoshoot | Global

    globalgrind.com 02 Oct '15, 7pm

    In a collection of photos titled “Holy Mountain,” Don Morris explains that his work embodies the one-way tension created between the individual and the false idols, things, person, or state that is desired. Since 1992, Don has been a part of pop culture. He went on to help create XXL ...

  • Serena Williams Launches Trio Of Sneakers With Nike

    globalgrind.com 31 Aug '15, 5pm

    With the amazing Mark Parker perfecting the #greatnesscollection #markparker #greatnesscollection @nikecourt #strongisbeautiful @nike A photo posted by Serena Williams (@serenawilliams) on Aug 30, 2015 at 5:58am PDT Ever wondered which kicks Serena Williams rocks off the court ? In ho...

  • NEWS 15-Year-Old Charged With Attempted Murder… Over A Pair Of Jordans

    15-Year-Old Charged With Attempted Murder Over A Pair Of Jordans

    globalgrind.com 31 May '15, 3pm

    In a story out of Jacksonville, a 15-year old teen named Antiono Maurice Boykin is being charged as an adult with attempted murder and shooting deadly missles in a robbery over a pair of sneakers. Officials say, Boykin, made contact with a 19-year old woman who was attempting to sell ...

  • SO CUTE! North West meets Nicki Minaj at the Alexander Wang show during #NYFW

    The Wests! North West Meets Nicki Minaj At NYFW, More (PHOTOS)

    globalgrind.com 15 Feb '15, 5pm

    Hollywood’s favorite little girl made friends with none other than Nicki Minaj this weekend. Kim & Kanye brought little North West to the Alexander Wang show yesterday afternoon in NYC, the first family of fashion sitting next to The Pinkprint rapper as the camera caught a candid mome...

  • AirAsia Flight QZ8501 flew unauthorized prior to the crash

    AirAsia Flight Flew Unauthorized Route During Crash (DETAILS)

    globalgrind.com 03 Jan '15, 1pm

    After the tragic loss of 162 people aboard an AirAsia flight , Indonesia’s transport ministry has come across a new piece of critical information in regard to the mysterious plane crash. According to the Daily Mail : Indonesia’s transport ministry said the plane had been flying on an ...

  • AirAsia Plane Heading To Singapore Reportedly Missing (DETAILS)

    globalgrind.com 28 Dec '14, 3pm

    Flight QZ8501 took off at about 5:35 a.m. Sunday local time from Juanda International Airport and lost contact with air traffic control at about 7:24 a.m., the airline said on its Facebook page. The time in Surabaya is 12 hours ahead of Eastern Standard Time; Singapore is 13 hours ahe...

  • Rihanna isn't ready to put the nightgown trend to bed

    Rihanna Wears Nasty Gal Nightgown Dress & Sneakers (PHOTOS)

    globalgrind.com 12 Aug '14, 4pm

    Another day, another night when Rihanna decides to ditch her clothes and wear pajamas instead . Yesterday, the Bad Gal was spotted rocking a champagne-colored Nasty Gal number with metallic sneakers and a lot of bold, gold accessories. She chose not to wear a bra—because why?—and let ...

  • Nene Leakes Defaces Birkin Bag With Personalized Sayings (PHOTO)

    globalgrind.com 21 Jul '14, 1pm

    NeNe Leakes tells it like it is. And while she’s never been one to let her voice go to waste , this time, the Atlanta housewife is not letting her mouth do the talking. Instead, she’s using the power of accessories. The reality star shared a photo of an Hermes Birkin bag—that costs at...

  • Louis Vuitton being sued over former manager's racial slurs

    Louis Vuitton Being Sued Over Former Manager’s Racial Slurs (DETAILS) |

    globalgrind.com 01 Jul '14, 9pm

    Yet another big name fashion house is being sued for racial discrimination . This time, it’s major label Louis Vuitton . Oliver Koffi, a sales associate at the luxury brand’s London Selfridges store, is suing for harassment after witnessing his boss make several discriminatory remarks...

  • Big Sean On KimYe Wedding: “It Felt Like The Royal Family” (VIDEO) | Global

    globalgrind.com 27 Jun '14, 3pm

    Kanye West and Kim Kardashian’s wedding was the event of 2014 – so far . And weeks later, details about the ceremony are still coming out…slowly, but surely. G.O.O.D. Music’s Big Sean attended the wedding, and while speaking with The Breakfast Club for KUBE 93 , the Detroit rapper dis...

  • YeezyFamily: Kim K, Kanye and North rock matching Red Octobers (PHOTOS)

    Khloe Hits The Gym As Kanye Starts The Second Leg Of Yeezus (PHOTOS)

    globalgrind.com 16 Feb '14, 6pm

    AMAZING! Entire Arena Of Boston Fans Sing National Anthem At Bruins Game (VIDEO) The Verdict Is In: A Mistrial In The Murder Of Jordan Davis (DETAILS) Basically Every Nude Celebrity Photo Shoot There Ever Was (NSFW PHOTOS) Love Is In The Air! The Kardashians, Karrueche, & MORE Reveal ...

  • Check out our pick of the 13 best sneakers of 2013

    GlobalGrind’s 13 Best Sneakers Of 2013 (LIST) |

    globalgrind.com 29 Dec '13, 2pm

    The year 2013 has not been kind to sneakerheads’ wallets. It seemed like every week a new pair of heat dropped. Nike had another banner year. The LeBron James line kept growing, with releases of the LeBron 10s and 11s. What made the LeBron line so dope this year is that the general re...

  • Kanye calls Kim Kardashian his "drug" in another new epic interview

    Kanye West Talks Louis Vuitton, Obama’s & Michael Jackson (VIDEOS) |

    globalgrind.com 04 Dec '13, 4pm

    Another day, another metaphor from Mr. West. After aligning himself with Steve Jobs, Andy Warhol, Da Vinci and the like, Kanye West has found a new person to compare himself to: President Obama. While on his press rounds, Yeezy stopped by Atlanta’s V-103 to talk about his favorite top...

  • Kremlin Orders Removal of Giant Louis Vuitton Suitcase (VIDEO)

    globalgrind.com 28 Nov '13, 3pm

    It looks like Kanye West isn’t the only person that is not happy with high-designer brand, Louis Vuitton. Wednesday, Russia’s presidential administration ordered the removal of the massive designer bag from outside the renowned Kremlin after an outcry over its installation. A Kremlin ...

  • No Longer Tha Don: Kanye calls for boycott of Louis Vuitton

    Kanye West Calls For Boycott Of Louis Vuitton (DETAILS)

    globalgrind.com 26 Nov '13, 4pm

    While much of his recent focus has been directed towards Nike and his termination of contracts with the company , Kanye West is flexin’ his claws at yet another brand he used to be faithful to: Louis Vuitton. Kanye worked with the brand in the past to create a limited line of sneakers...

  • Kanye explains his confederate flag tour merch, disses Louis Vuitton & comments on Obama's style

    Kanye West Talks Louis Vuitton, Obama’s Style & Confederate Flag |

    globalgrind.com 29 Oct '13, 4pm

    Once upon a time, a Kanye West interview wasn’t a rarity, until it was. And now? Well now, Mr. West has been spending quite a bit of time with the TV and radio world, opening up in a flurry of no-holds-barred radio interviews. Yesterday, Young Yeezus swung by Big Boy’s Neighborhood to...

  • Damn, son! 2 shot in Delaware while camping out for Jordans

    Two Shot In Delaware While Camping Out For Jordan Sneakers (DETAILS)

    globalgrind.com 07 Oct '13, 3pm

    Another case of when sneakers turn deadly … Two men were shot outside of a Wilmington, Delaware store this weekend while they were camping out for the release of a new Nike Air Jordan sneaker, which sell for about $185 a pair. About a dozen people were present and despite the incident...

  • Marc Jacobs officially confirms his departure from Louis Vuitton

    Marc Jacobs Announces Official Departure From Louis Vuitton (PHOTO)

    globalgrind.com 02 Oct '13, 3pm

    For the last 16 years, Marc Jacobs has been synonymous with Louis Vuitton. Today, after much speculation over the weeks prior, the designer has announced his official resignation from the French fashion house. Rumors have been swirling all week suggesting that Nicholas Ghesquière was ...

  • From The Treadmill To The Sidewalk: 11 Stylish Sneakers To Rock This Season (PHOTOS)

    The Best Sneakers For Fall 2013 (PHOTOS)

    globalgrind.com 17 Aug '13, 2pm

    If you haven’t already, it’s about that time to revamp that summer wardrobe and transition into more weather-appropriate attire, starting with your tees and ending with your shoes. The mornings are getting chilly, and that is a clear indicator that flip-flop season is just about over;...

  • Oprah receives racist comments while in Switzerland, receives apology from rep

    Swiss Rep Apologizes To Oprah Winfrey After Racist Encounter

    globalgrind.com 09 Aug '13, 3pm

    Oprah Winfrey had a Pretty Woman experience in Switzerland while shopping…and it wasn’t because she was dressed like a hooker a la Julia Roberts. While attending the wedding of longtime friend Tina Turner, a shop assistant in Zurich refused to show O a handbag because it was “too expe...

  • Chris Brown hands out kicks to kids while rocking a Trayvon Martin tee

    Chris Brown Wears Trayvon Martin T-Shirt At Charity Event (PHOTOS)

    globalgrind.com 23 Jul '13, 3pm

    During a colossal donation drive hosted by Chris Brown , the "Love More" singer rocked a Trayvon Martin tribute tee. He was joined by many, including members of the LAPD and L.A. Deputy Mayor, as he donated 1,000 pairs of Reebok sneakers to the children of Compton, CA. WE US! Thankful...

  • Ace Hood Addresses Rolex Malfunction At BET Awards (DETAILS)

    globalgrind.com 03 Jul '13, 1pm

    Ace Hood has been the butt of social media jokes over the past few days, all because of a wardrobe malfunction. Well, sort of. More like a jewelry malfunction that was caught live on the BET Awards red carpet. The "Hustle Hard" rapper stopped by BET's 106 & Park when the bezel of his ...

  • The Air Jordan III Is The Greatest Sneaker Of ALL TIME And Here's Why! (PHOTOS)

    globalgrind.com 10 May '13, 10pm

    Either way, the next semester I remember walking to the Footaction close to my college campus and buying the Air Jordan III in "True Blue." Unfortunately, within that short space of time Nike had changed putting the "Nike Air" on the back of the shoe to putting the Jumpman on the back...

  • Lil Wayne Drops First Three Colors Of The "Chimera" With Supra

    Lil Wayne Previews The "Chimera" As His First Signature Shoe With Supra! (PHOTOS)

    globalgrind.com 06 May '13, 9pm

    This past weekend marked the launch of the "Chimera" in Miami, Florida. And no, it's not an exotic lizard, just a shoe. Although we don't know exactly why it's called the "Chimera," we can tell you it's the official collaborative sneaker between Supra and rap-superstar Lil Wayne ... a...

  • .@TamarBraxtonHer shows off her growing baby bump in some dope kicks [mama's got style]

    A Very Pregnant Tamar Braxton Wears Sneakers To Bel Bambini (PHOTOS)

    globalgrind.com 02 May '13, 4pm

    There comes a time when every pregnant woman must give up the heels and turn to sneakers... at least for a little while. Tamar Braxton hauled around her big baby bump as she shopped around and filmed Braxton Family Rules with her husband, Vince Herbert , this week in L.A. And we could...