BallerStatus.com https://www.ballerstatus.com News, Culture & Lifestyle Wed, 14 Nov 2018 22:38:22 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.8 https://i0.wp.com/www.ballerstatus.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/cropped-icon4.png?fit=32%2C32&ssl=1 BallerStatus.com https://www.ballerstatus.com 32 32 Remy Martin & Just Don Celebrate the “Just Remy” Collection https://www.ballerstatus.com/2018/11/14/remy-martin-just-don-celebrate-the-just-remy-collection/ Wed, 14 Nov 2018 22:38:22 +0000 http://www.ballerstatus.com/?p=247785 Rémy Martin and streetwear designer Don C recently co-hosted a VIP dinner to celebrate the second piece in the “Just Rémy” Collection, the “Just Rémy” cap.

The cocktail hour and seated dinner was held at Crustacean in Los Angeles, where the limited hat was on display for guests, while also celebrating over food and drinks.

Notable guests included Nick Young …]]> A-List Stars Lose Homes in California Fires https://www.ballerstatus.com/2018/11/14/a-list-stars-lose-homes-in-california-fires/ Wed, 14 Nov 2018 19:07:20 +0000 http://www.ballerstatus.com/?p=247766 Several celebrities have lost their homes due to the three fires that have been raging in California since Friday.

The Woolsey Fire is 35 percent contained and has burned through western Los Angeles and some parts of Malibu. The Camp Fire has blazed up Paradise and is currently burning in Chico, while The Hill Fire in Ventura County has destroyed …]]> First (Official) Look: Jerry Lorenzo x Nike Fear of God 1 https://www.ballerstatus.com/2018/11/13/first-official-look-jerry-lorenzo-x-nike-fear-of-god-1/ Tue, 13 Nov 2018 21:08:03 +0000 http://www.ballerstatus.com/?p=247697 It only took Jerry Lorenzo a little more than six years to make his streetwear imprint, Fear of God, one of the most revered and elite apparel companies in the culture. In less than a decade, Lorenzo has collaborated with the likes of both VANS and Nike on multiple occasions. Not to mention, the …]]> Watch the Teaser Trailer For “Toy Story 4” https://www.ballerstatus.com/2018/11/13/watch-the-teaser-trailer-for-toy-story-4/ Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:12:23 +0000 http://www.ballerstatus.com/?p=247749 Disney/Pixar are bringing back the Toy Story franchise, with Toy Story 4 coming next summer. Here’s the official teaser clip, which introduces a new character?

We’re unsure about the character or how this character fits into the new journey Woody, Buzz and the rest of the group will go through, but we’re all excited about the franchise’s return.

The studios …]]> ’47 Enlists Global Artists For Limited NBA Collection https://www.ballerstatus.com/2018/11/13/47-enlists-global-artists-for-limited-nba-collection/ Tue, 13 Nov 2018 17:48:46 +0000 http://www.ballerstatus.com/?p=247732 Sports lifestyle brand ’47 has teamed up with a number of artists from all across the world for a limited-edition NBA collection, dubbed “Global Artist Project”.

In its second installment, this year’s Global Artist Project features artists from NYC to Australia with each artist offering their creative lens on ’47’s NBA apparel, headwear and pennants range.

Artists include Ron English, …]]> Kevin Durant x Nike Vision 2018 Sunglass & Optical Collection https://www.ballerstatus.com/2018/11/13/kevin-durant-x-nike-vision-2018-sunglass-optical-collection/ Tue, 13 Nov 2018 17:25:17 +0000 http://www.ballerstatus.com/?p=247727 Nike Vision continues its ongoing partnership with Nike athlete Kevin Durant for the release of a new range of eyewear.

The 2018 KD Eyewear Collection includes four new optical styles, as well as the first-ever offering of KD Eyewear Collection sunglasses.

The first-ever KD sunglass styles include the Nike KD Flicker, a unique design created from body-mapping Durant’s elusive on-court …]]> Guinness x Bulleit – Stout Aged in Bourbon Barrels https://www.ballerstatus.com/2018/11/12/guinness-x-bulleit-stout-aged-in-bourbon-barrels/ Mon, 12 Nov 2018 19:20:21 +0000 http://www.ballerstatus.com/?p=247694 Beer meets bourbon. Guinness has teamed up with Bulleit Bourbon for a spirits collaboration.

The beer brand will come out of the Open Gate Brewery & Barrel House in Baltimore, Maryland for… Guinness Stout Aged in Bulleit Bourbon Barrels.

In the early days at St James’s Gate Brewery in Dublin, beer would be stored in wooden barrels for transport, which …]]> Watch Draymond Green Go Sneaker Shopping in NYC https://www.ballerstatus.com/2018/11/12/watch-draymond-green-go-sneaker-shopping-in-nyc/ Mon, 12 Nov 2018 19:12:18 +0000 http://www.ballerstatus.com/?p=247689 For the latest episode of “Sneaker Shopping”, Golden State Warriors star Draymond Green visits Stadium Goods in New York City to talk all things sneakers.

Specifically, Draymond talks about wearing Jordans in college and getting in trouble for it, and the time he wore a special pair of Air Jordans to his high school prom.

He also talks about the …]]> Reebok Presents Alter the Icons “MadeinTYO” Edition https://www.ballerstatus.com/2018/11/12/reebok-presents-alter-the-icons-madeintyo-edition/ Mon, 12 Nov 2018 19:04:38 +0000 http://www.ballerstatus.com/?p=247686 Reebok continues to celebratethose who think outside the box with its “Alter the Icons” capsule collection launch. In conjunction with this new 10-piece drop, the brand partners with rapper MadeinTYO to share this story on how he paved his own path, as a salute to a younger generation of future icons.

Taking an iconic 80’s silhouette, Reebok remastered the Classic …]]> XXXTentacion “Bad Vibes Forever” Merch Collection https://www.ballerstatus.com/2018/11/12/xxxtentacion-bad-vibes-forever-merch-collection/ Mon, 12 Nov 2018 17:47:05 +0000 http://www.ballerstatus.com/?p=247679 Following news that the estate of late rapper XXXTentacion is prepping the release of his first posthumous album, titled SKINS, the family has also dropped a limited merch collection.

Titled the “Bad Vibes Forever” collection, named after his label, the rapper’s estate has partnered with Bravado for a clothing line for X’s fans, inspired by his own personal sense of …]]> Lexus Wraps Itself In Red Bow For “December to Remember” Season https://www.ballerstatus.com/2018/11/12/lexus-wraps-itself-in-red-bow-for-december-to-remember-season/ Mon, 12 Nov 2018 17:33:00 +0000 http://www.ballerstatus.com/?p=247676 Lexus returns with its annual “December to Remember” campaign for its 19th consecutive year. The iconic campaign debuts with three national spots, showcasing how the gift of a Lexus can offer experiences throughout the new year.

“This time of year is full of joy, magic and cherished family traditions that last well beyond the gift-giving season,” said Cooper Ericksen, Lexus …]]> Vans Continues Mickey Mouse’s 90th Anniversary Wth Another Capsule https://www.ballerstatus.com/2018/11/12/vans-continues-mickey-mouses-90th-anniversary-wth-another-capsule/ Mon, 12 Nov 2018 16:37:57 +0000 http://www.ballerstatus.com/?p=247669 Vans unveils yet another new Mickey Mouse capsule of special footwear and apparel, Mickey’s 90th anniversary.

Following the success of the October delivery, this offering will commemorate Mickey Mouse through the decades. Vans’ original model, the Authentic, displays a gallery of Mickey Mouse illustrations across the upper including a special rendition of Mickey Mouse with a birthday cake. The footbed …]]> XXXTentacion’s Estate Announces Dec. Release For “SKINS” Album https://www.ballerstatus.com/2018/11/12/xxxtentacions-estate-announces-dec-release-for-skins-album/ Mon, 12 Nov 2018 16:27:42 +0000 http://www.ballerstatus.com/?p=247667 Following his tragic death over the summer, the estate of XXXTentacion has announced a release date for the rapper’s first posthumous album, titled SKINS.

The new project is slated to release Dec. 7, via a partnership between X’s Bad Vibes Forever imprint and EMPIRE.

The first single is called “BAD”. It was teased via Instagram Live in snippets. It …]]> Ben Baller Unveils IF & Co. x Murakami Panda Chain https://www.ballerstatus.com/2018/11/09/ben-baller-unveils-if-co-x-murakami-panda-chain/ Fri, 09 Nov 2018 18:46:33 +0000 http://www.ballerstatus.com/?p=247456 For those of you unaware of who Ben Baller is, he’s hip-hop’s renaissance man. There isn’t a single part of the culture that the 45-year-old hasn’t touched. Whether it be DJing, working in artist and repertoire, collecting exotic cars, curating custom jewelry, or basking in the glory of fatherhood, Ben Yang sets his sights on success.

With jewelry being a …]]> ComplexCon Strikes Again For 2018 https://www.ballerstatus.com/2018/11/09/complexcon-strikes-again-for-2018/ Fri, 09 Nov 2018 17:27:41 +0000 http://www.ballerstatus.com/?p=247442 Complex returned to Long Beach over the weekend to host ComplexCon for its 3rd year. Takashi Murakami & Pharrell Williams were the special hosts and they had a lot in store for the fans. Taking place in the Long Beach Convention and Entertainment Center, the venue was packed full of exclusive merch from everybody’s favorite brands/artists.

Official sponsor Puma unveiled …]]> Idris Elba “Stringer Bell” named ‘People’s’ Sexiest Man Alive https://www.ballerstatus.com/2018/11/09/idris-elba-stringer-bell-named-peoples-sexiest-man-alive/ Fri, 09 Nov 2018 16:12:39 +0000 http://www.ballerstatus.com/?p=247602 Idris Elba has been named People Magazine’s “Sexiest Man Alive” of 2018.

Elba is only the second black man out of the 33 “Sexiest Men Alive” to claim this title since the publication first put Mel Gibson on its cover in 1985.

Denzel Washington was the first black man, taking the crown in 1996. All of the other “sexy” …]]> PUMA Unveils Toys-Inspired RS-X Sneaker https://www.ballerstatus.com/2018/11/08/puma-unveils-toys-inspired-rs-x-sneaker/ Thu, 08 Nov 2018 18:07:35 +0000 http://www.ballerstatus.com/?p=247470 PUMA continues its expansion of its RS-X range with the launch of the all-new RS-X Toys sneaker.

The brand launched the RS-X sneaker this year, a new concept built on the classic Running System (RS) line. Celebrating reinvention of toys in and beyond sneaker culture, the RS-X Toys design is inspired by collectible vinyl toys. The kicks sport mesh upper …]]> Spice Brings Awareness in a Brilliant Way https://www.ballerstatus.com/2018/11/08/spice-brings-awareness-in-a-brilliant-way/ Thu, 08 Nov 2018 16:24:10 +0000 http://www.ballerstatus.com/?p=247477 Towards the end of last month dancehall recording artist, Spice, debuted a very new look via her Instagram.

For reference, the Jamaican artist typically looks like this:

Spice also dropped a new single, “Black Hypocrisy” which talks about colorism in the black community. Colorism is discrimination based on …]]> The cops shut down P. Diddy’s 49th birthday party https://www.ballerstatus.com/2018/11/07/the-cops-shut-down-p-diddys-49th-birthday-party/ Wed, 07 Nov 2018 16:03:24 +0000 http://www.ballerstatus.com/?p=247458 P. Diddy is infamous for throwing lavish parties, but the rapper had a little too much fun celebrating his 49th birthday recently because he ended up having to close it down early when the cops got called.

The music mogul, who owns Bad Boy Records, started out the day skydiving and landing at the PlayBoy Mansion.

P. Diddy, other wise …]]> The BAPE x adidas Snowboarding Collection is the Wave for Winter ’18 https://www.ballerstatus.com/2018/11/07/the-bape-x-adidas-snowboarding-collection-is-the-wave-for-winter-18/ Wed, 07 Nov 2018 15:54:48 +0000 http://www.ballerstatus.com/?p=247418 adidas has been on one of the greatest runs of their brand’s history over the past couple of years, with adidas Running surprising taking over the casual footwear game and adidas Basketball cranking out some quality footwear for basketball enthusiasts to hit the hardwood in.

adidas x BAPE have teamed up several times over the past two years selling out their …]]> New Era x Tyler The Creator Camp Flog Gnaw Collection https://www.ballerstatus.com/2018/11/06/new-era-x-tyler-the-creator-camp-flog-gnaw-collection/ Tue, 06 Nov 2018 18:41:56 +0000 http://www.ballerstatus.com/?p=247447 With Tyler The Creator’s 2018 Camp Flog Gnaw carnival on its way, he links with New Era Cap for the release of a special collection of headwear.

The drop consists of three styles, each designed by Tyler the Creator and New Era, including a Ranger Brown Fedora, a 9FIFTY trucker and a bucket. The fedora includes a gold Camp Flog …]]> Don Cheadle to star in new stock-market comedy for Showtime https://www.ballerstatus.com/2018/11/03/don-cheadle-to-star-in-new-stock-market-comedy-for-showtime/ Sat, 03 Nov 2018 14:49:25 +0000 https://www.ballerstatus.com/?p=247341 After the success of Showtime’s House of Lies, Don Cheadle has signed on to star in a new series for the network titled Black Monday.

Black Monday is a comedy just like HOL, but it’s set back in Oct. 19, 1987, at the time of the worst stock market crash in the history of Wall Street.

“It’s the story …]]> Cardi B drops first single “Money” since giving birth https://www.ballerstatus.com/2018/10/26/cardi-b-drops-first-single-money-since-giving-birth/ Fri, 26 Oct 2018 18:13:14 +0000 https://www.ballerstatus.com/?p=247332 Cardi B was scheduled to drop her new single “Money” yesterday, but due to pressure from fans, dropped it two days earlier.

The 26-year-old rapper has gotten a lot of of questions from fans about the song, wondering if it is a disc track to fellow female rapper Nicki Minaj. But according to a FaceTime interview Cardi B did …]]> Will Smith met his first wife while trying to date Jada https://www.ballerstatus.com/2018/10/25/will-smith-met-his-first-wife-while-trying-to-date-jada/ Thu, 25 Oct 2018 23:48:55 +0000 https://www.ballerstatus.com/?p=247293 Although Will Smith and Jada Pinkett-Smith are beyond couples goals, they have had ups and downs just like any other married couple — albeit on a much more publicized scale, with tabloids printing new cheating or breakup rumors every few months.

Smith, 50, and Pinkett-Smith, 47 are parents to Jaden, 20 and Willow, 17, in addition to Trey, 25, from …]]> Action Bronson – Prince Charming (Single) https://www.ballerstatus.com/2018/10/25/action-bronson-prince-charming-single/ Thu, 25 Oct 2018 23:05:34 +0000 https://www.ballerstatus.com/?p=247274 Action Bronson has proven himself to be one of the most cherished hip-hop personalities of this current generation. Not only is the Queens-bred MC known for complex, luxury rap bars, he’s also found a lane in the realm of television. With his endeavors with VICE Media company, he has quickly become one of hip-hop’s most prominent entertainment curators. With shows …]]>