Hip Hop has fashion has always been influential. We’ve seen the durag co-opted by high fashion brands such as Chanel and sold as “urban head rags.” From Lil Kim’s colorful wig and fur combinations, to Cam’Ron’s all pink everything and Fabolous’ throwback jerseys, let’s explore some looks that stood out from late 90s to mid 2000s.
Fabolous in the “Trade It All” video with the bandana over fitted and Lakers jersey.
In the same video, Fabolous wore the infamous towel bandana.
Ghostface Killah donning a green fur frock with a championship belt in the “Cherchez LaGhost” video
Fire camo jacket and bucket hat combo in Cam’Ron’s “Get Em Girls” video
Nas in a leather and Cartier frames in a “Belly” scene
Method Man in a mustard yellow Avirex leather and fuzzy kangol in “Belly”
Pink bandana jacket with the matching timbs customized in paisley bandana print & the Diplomats logo in the “I Really Mean It” video
Cam’Ron’s infamous pink fur coat/headband combo
Nas & then Puff Daddy donning furs in the “Hate Me Now” video
Nas’ infamous Avirex in “Belly”
EVERY SINGLE LOOK IN LIL KIM’S “CRUSH ON YOU” VIDEO
Foxy Brown in a stunning fur with a sheer dress/ bra combo
Foxy again in a yellow body con with an orange shearling/hat combo
Jay-Z and Mya in the North Carolina Tarheels Jordan jerseys in the “Best Of Me” video
Only Killa could make the USA flag look redeemable