July 25, 2012 BY Aaron Hope / 2
PRO-Keds have made an impact in 2012 thanks to some key collaborative efforts, including linking up with a variety of hip-hop notables ranging from veterans Biz Markie and DJ Jazzy Jeff to newcomers like Action Bronson. Their latest move finds its source somewhere in the middle, this new drop answering Nas’ questions from the Illmatic track ‘One Love’, as in “What up with Cormega/Did you see him/Are y’all together?” The Cormega x PRO-Keds Royal answers in the affirmative, hearkening back to a time when the artist remembers this silhouette as having been even cooler than the iconic Converse Chuck Taylor. But unlike the ubiquitous Chuck, you’re unlikely to ever even see a pair of these with just 50 in production worldwide. Click through to see the video preview, let us know which hip-hop legend you feel deserves a sneaker collabo and stick with Sneaker News for release info.
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