A snapback is a baseball cap style hat. The size of the cap is adjustable by a snap on the back. Tupac and N.W.A are the first people I’ve seen wearing a snapback. I’m a little to young to actually know their music, however I studied their history and style. At one point, snapbacks kind of drifted to the side and everybody started rocking fitted caps. Maybe a few years ago, Tyga, Chris Brown and New Boyz brought back snapbacks. The cap has since crossed over to the Hip-Hop industry. I came up with a list of six rappers rocking snapbacks. Peep my list and vote who rocked a snapback the best below:
Earlier in the summer producer/rapper Kanye West was spotted walking across the street in NYC. He was going to get some sushi at posh eatery Lure Fishbar in SoHo. Yeezy was styling on them lames in a limited edition Prada embroidered monkeys t-shirt, with a pair of mustard yellow pants and some all white Balenciaga sneakers. Also Yeezy was wearing a Just DON Dallas Maverick snakeskin cap.
Back in March, Chris Brown was spotted exiting his hotel room in NYC. Breezy was wearing a pair of $150 Air Jordan Retro 3 sneakers, a Polo Ralph Lauren zip hoodie and a Lakers snapback cap. This fall Breezy will be embarking on his United States “F.A.M.E. (Forgiving All My Enemies)” tour with Kelly Rowland, Tyga and T-Pain.
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