Wild’ N Out host Nick Cannon has been making people laugh for nearly 20 years, and he has the same dedication to his sneakers as he does his craft. For the most recent episode of Complex Closets, Joe La Puma met up with Cannon at his house in New Jersey and got a tour of his legendary footwear collection.
In the episode he shows the world’s most expensive shoes, a $2 million pair of Tom Ford diamond-encrusted slip-ons. When it comes to the sneaker portion of the segment, Cannon shows off a pair of custom Gucci Air Maxes, a never-before-seen Goyard/BAPE/Jordan 1 custom, and then reveals for the first time his exclusive Wild N' Out Air Jordan VIIs.
While Newark, New Jersey's own Redman is known as your favorite rapper's favorite rapper, he has a pretty ill history as an actor. Similar to his career as a rapper, Redman's worn a number of hats: he can be downright hilarious one moment, then flipping things into some street sh*t if need be. Of course we all remember him as Jamal in the stoner classic How High alongside his partner-in-crime Method Man, how does that film stand against his role in Seed of Chucky? Or his cameo in Colorz of Rage? To celebrate his recently-passed birthday, we caught up with Redman to discuss, and his choices may surprise you!
Red didn't stop there, though; he also hit us with a ranking of some of his favorite films, and we learned a lot about him. Not only does Red tell us which member of Run DMC he is, but he breaks down his fetish. He even told us what he would title his porn film if he ever got to work on one. Hopefully we can see Redman acting again…in films that aren't of the XXX variety; we're still waiting for a How High sequel!
Winter Storm Stella is currently ensuring snow haters all across the Northeast have a horrendous Tuesday, with multiple states under blizzard warning. But don't worry, fellow snow-averse humans. The popular adult education website Pornhub is here to help:
Pornhub has vowed to help anyone who “wants to get plowed” by sending out a fleet of branded trucks to clean up streets and parking lots in Boston, Boston Magazinereported Monday night. The plow-tastic service, which is not available for your driveway, is also being offered in New Jersey.
“As many people know, shoveling and plowing snow is an arduous task,” Pornhub VP Corey Price told Complex Tuesday. “Coupled with the fact that Mother Nature can sometimes (like today) deliver a powerful Nor'Easter, with gale force winds and high snowfall totals, we thought it an opportune time to lend a helpful hand and plow our fans, courtesy of their favorite adult entertainment company.” Price added that Pornhub is looking to “plow as much as(s)phalt as possible” during Stella's reign.
After witnessing a plowing, internet-conscious residents are encouraged to share plow-related photographs using the #PornhubPlows hashtag.
Pornhub, self-billed as “one of the most prolific adult websites,” has made a habit of lending a helping hand or two in times of need. For example, the site's philanthropic sector, Pornhub Cares, supported testicular and prostate cancer research with its own Movember initiative last year. In partnership with the Movember Foundation, Pornhub matched every dollar (up to $50,000) donated via the Pornhub team.
New Jersey based DJ and Producer Gazzo put out a solid remix of Big Sean and Ellie Goulding‘s ‘You Don’t Know’ and it certainly holds up to the House standard. This remix is a great fit for the song and features a pretty cool breakdown near the end. It’s always nice to hear a melding of Hip-Hop and Dance, in this case it produced an interesting result that I’m sure many fans of House music will love. ‘You Don’t Know (Gazzo Remix)’ is a free download on Gazzo‘s Facebook page and be sure to check out his Soundcloud if you like what he’s got to offer.
Chris Lake was kind enough to spend time in an interview with EDM Sauce just a couple months ago as he wrapped up the Chris LakeRising Tour in Hollywood with TJR, Nom De Strip, and Hotmouth. Now he’s set for another huge year in 2014. A month ago he released “Helium,” featuring vocals from British singer/songwriter Jareth, and the tune was premiered in an Herbal Essences campaign during the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show on December 10th. Check out the ad below and his single “Helium” which is available now on iTunes or Beatport.
Known for hit collaborations like “Boneless” with Steve Aoki last year, he’s an essential name in the dance music scene of past and present. He’s a great host and does not lack any sarcasm. We even found an old home video from Deadmau5 today that was uploaded seven years ago and these two haven’t seemed to change one bit. Safe travels to the Lake crew as he takes on North America in February with upcoming shows in Edmonton (8th), Toronto (14th), New Jersey (15th), Los Angeles (20th), Calgary (21st), and Denver, Colorado (22nd).
What is better then watching wild and wonderful sports in the sun? How about adding some of the biggest names in the music industry to the list of events for the fun weekend. After announcing that Tiësto and Axwell would headline the Winter X Games in Vail the X Games coordinators did not disappoint by naming Pretty Lights, Dillion Francis, Kanye West, and The Flaming Lips all as headliners to go hand in hand with the extreme sports for the summer games. Austin is known to be the live music capital of the world and they are sure proving it with a big move by bringing in these great artists. Along with these artists they are also bringing in Slightly Stoopid, Gary Clark Jr., and Bad Religion for an excellent live performances, also Mac Miller will be performing to reach out to more of the hip hop genre fan base, and they continue to make power plays for the EDM fan base by also bringing in Cash Cash from New Jersey. The artist will perform after events to celebrate the wild extreme sports competition, performing at the Austin 360 Amphitheater which holds a whopping 14,000 fans. It would be a great experience for anyone to visit Austin, a city so very well known for its music, but for someone who loves music and also sports this opportunity could not get much better. If the free time and money is there I would not delay and purchase my ticket ASAP, they will not last long!
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