Hip hop and fashion seem to go hand in hand these days. Urban street wear is something most of us have wanted to try our hand in, either because we were inspired by the artists who wore the clothes or because we saw how cute our own friends looked in them. The 1990s and early 2000s brought on a lot of rapper created fashion lines like Rocawear, Sean John and the infamous Apple Bottom Jeans.
I wasn’t much for name brands as I was going through my Hot Topic lame, angsty phase but I was basically surrounded by hip hop brands or rather clothing with giant logos that had names I couldn’t pronounce for the most part. Here are the fancy hip hop brands kids were probably wearing to your middle school dance.