Celebrities can be the biggest sneakerheads, and a few even get their own kicks! We explore both the best & worst celeb sneaker deals.

After flopping his adidas deal & being turned away by Sketchers, we look at a few sneaker brands that might just work with Kanye on YEEZY.

From Pyer Moss to DeBosé, take a look at these 5 Black-owned sneaker brands that are definitely worth spending your money on.


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.

Life & Style

MIAMI (AP) — Fashion has always played a starring role at the glamorous weeklong parties surrounding Art Basel Miami. This year it’s all about the kicks as several major brands including Dior, Adidas and Nike drop limited edition sneakers that had fans camping out overnight. Gabriel Gomez, 38, set up his chair outside LeBron James’ […]

Arts & Entertainment

Instagram account PreachersNSneakers is only two weeks old but the fan count continues to rise as the site keeps folks thoroughly entertained by making note of celebrity pastors who wear pricey footwear. The account was started by a man who goes by Tyler Jones, and his hobby is tracking so-called men/women of God who lead congregations while […]

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 […]

The Answer, the iconic Reebok sneaker created for NBA superstar Allen Iverson is 20 years old and some people very special to him are celebrating it. Designer Melody Ehsani put her own special stamp on a women’s ‘Iverson” and had Allen’s ex-wife, Tawanna (although the two apparently still live together) and his three daughters to […]

LeBron James is an amazing businessman and basketball player, but an even better person.

Chase Reed had a cash flow problem like many teens do. But in his case, his addiction to sneakers would turn out to be the thing that ultimately helped him solve that problem. When he wanted money to go out, Reed’s father would hold onto one of his pairs of expensive sneakers for collateral until […]

Marshawn Lynch is known for being overtly honest in the media, and now he has plans to do the same off the field. Lynch has…

We don’t know how much more of this girl’s awesome-ness we can take! Girl power icon-in-the-making and Little League champ Mo’ne Davis collaborated with “social enterprise”…