Haute Hip Hop

Rap culture goes couture as the fashion industry explores new frontiers

Implications - Rap culture has always belonged to the misfits of society. Started in the early 80s and kept alive by youth who struggle against their environment, hip hop is crossing over into the world of high fashion. This is essentially a result of the fashion industry (and consumerism in general) coming into an age of glamorized individualism.
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