Nike along with 25 other companies made a combined $77 billion dollars over a three-year period with Nike accounting for $4.1 bill of the $77.

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Jennifer Lopez has announced her collaboration with DSW, describing it as a collection that “represents three cities that have become such an important part of who I am: New York, Los Angeles, and Miami,” the singer and actress said. The highly anticipated shoe line is available now at the Designer Shoe Warehouse stores and online at […]

Nike recently announced it would no longer release the special edition Air Max 1 Quick Strike Fourth of July after Colin Kaepernick raised concerns about the shoe’s use of a “Betsy Ross” flag. The decision to pull the shoe was met with criticism from people on the right, and one Iowa police officer even decided to […]


Payless is closing up shop in the United States. The discount shoe store is set to close all 2,100 of its locations in the United States and Puerto Rico in the next few months. The liquidation sale began on Sunday and stores will be closing up shop in March, though most are set to stay […]

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There’s just something about blackface that some white folks and certain designers absolutely LOVE it seems. Well, we’ve got a new blackface controversy in the fashion world and this one is courtesy of Katy Perry. The singer’s shoe line that folks are freaking out over definitely resembles blackface and is about to be removed from store shelves, reports TMZ: […]

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NBA superstar LeBron James debuted his latest Nike collaboration Tuesday night, revealing that they were inspired and designed by African American women, Black Enterprise reports. According to the outlet, the sneakers were unveiled at Harlem’s Fashion Row (HFR) style awards and fashion show, an annual event that celebrates people of color in fashion and empowers minority designers with a platform to showcase their […]

A sneaker store owner in Virginia says that he was robbed twice this past summer. In those break-ins he lost hoodies, jackets, shirts and 15 shoes. The thieves didn’t take 15 pairs, they took one complete pair and 13 right shoes. Maybe they only have one leg? READ MORE STORIES ON BLACKAMERICAWEB.COM: SIGN UP FOR […]

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Wendy Williams recently spoke in a video message at the Graves’ Disease & Thyroid Foundation 2018 Patients and Family Conference, saying her life “has completely changed” since the illness started “creeping back” last year. Williams said she was diagnosed with both Graves’ and thyroid disease 19 years ago, “and everything was fine. I had the radioactive […]

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New shoe line 'Kahmune' has nude pumps available for every complexion.

A 20-year-old man headed to court for sentencing on Thursday, October 5, 2017. He pleaded guilty to murder charges after shooting and killing a 17-year-old during an arranged meeting to sell Air Jordans. Dante Tyrell Ford pleaded guilty to second-degree murder and felony firearm violations in September according to Click On Detroit. Ford shot and […]

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As if things couldn’t get any more divisive in America, now major companies are getting dragged into the drama. Just days after New Balance came under fire for claiming that a Donald Trump presidency would lead to good things for their company, Neo-Nazis have now claimed New Balances as “The Official Shoes of White People.” […]