Mar 3, 2015
Charlotte Hornets owner Michael Jordan has now joined the ranks of billionaires, and a big thanks to that comes from Nike and Jordan Brand.
Michael Jordan is currently the 1,741 richest person in the world, still a few away from Nike co-founder Phil Knight, who is ranked as the 35th richest person in the world with a net worth of $21.5 billion.
The new wave of Atlanta stretches beyond the reach of Gucci Mane. The last year has seen the rise of a more alternative and bizarre sound, led the likes of Awful Records with a guy named iLoveMakonnen at the forefront. His smash single “Club Goin’ Up on a Tuesday” was remixed by Drake after its release last summer, and went on to be nominated for a Grammy. Since, he’s released songs with Snoop Dogg, Wiz Khalifa, Gucci Mane, and more. In episode seven of Noisey Atlanta, Thomas enters Makonnen’s strange world, which is driven by peace, love, and mushrooms.
Mar 2, 2015
PUMA has teamed up with Japanese sneaker boutique Atmos and the Ojaga Design company to release a very colorful version of the classic Suede Mid. Buy a pair for $185 on the difficult to navigate Atmos website, or check out the equally interesting Atmos x Puma Disc Blaze.