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Are You Here for Jordan’s ‘Spiz’ike’ Return? 

Jordan Brand has been bringing back so many styles, color ways and shoes from the brands’ past, so we weren’t too surprised when we heard the news. Making their debut back in 2007, the Spiz’ike consists of a mashup up of Mike’s 3, 4, 5, 6, 9 and 20 signature shoe, all in one. If you were a fan then get your debit cards and wallets ready for their re-surface. 

June 20, the Spiz’ike OG White/Cement is set to hit select retailers and online. With its original signature shoe, the OG is will be the first of few to kick off the comeback. Will you be copping? 

The Boy Illinois Inks Label Deal w/ Priority Records

Yer yer. The Boy Illinois has had quite the year. So far he’s headlined his own show, dropped major records and gems still to come. To put a cherry on top, Priority Records has signed Illi to their label. 

On a full superstar roster who’s had names on the like of Jay-Z, Snoop and Dre, Priority is set out to make sure The Boy Illinois has a happy home there. 

“The music and Energy of The Boy Illinois fits Priority and we are excited he’s a part of this distribution service. Great to partner with a solid team. They are independent thinkers,” said GM of Priority Records Fuzzy West in a press release.

We congratulate The Boy Illinois on his deal as well as future endeavors. We’re looking forward to his journey! Be on the look out for more of his material to drop. 


Kevin Gates Receives 30 Months for Chicago Gun Charge 

Kevin Gates hasn’t had the best of luck with the law lately. After serving a 5 month sentence ending in March, the rapper is to remain in jail. Appearing in a Chicago court on Wednesday, Kevin Gates pleaded guilty to a felony gun possession charge that carried up to 10 years in prison. Luckily for the Louisiana rapper, the judge dished out 30 months. 

Kevin Gates was arrested back in 2013 while in Chicago for illegally possessing a firearm. Warrants were issued when the rapper didn’t show up for court. Because of this, Gates was arrested on an outstanding warrant which caused him to remain in jail upon his original release. Kevin Gates will be transferred to the Illinois Department of Corrections to carry out his sentence. 

Gucci Enlists Donald Duck for Latest Designs

Gucci has been coming strong with the designs. With the outstanding success of their prior ‘Gucci Ghost’ and ‘Gucci Garden’ campaigns, Gucci doesn’t stop there. For their latest muse, the Italian fashion house gets insp from Walt Disney’s Donald Duck. The famous cartoon character will appear on three new clothing items that will include a pullover, a wool sweater, a silk blend bomber jacket, high top sneakers and loafers and various items. Gucci’s latest Donald Duck items can be found online via Gucci.

Check out a few pieces from the collection below.