Being fly isn't a mere suggestion in rap subculture. It's a bare necessity. Or in this case, a bear necessity. Or mink. Or alpaca. 

Rocking the freshest fur get-up goes a long way in establishing yourself amongst rap's most iconic figures. From Notorious B.I.G. to French Montana to A$AP Rocky, more than a few of your favorite rappers have been photographed dressing bold in the cold. Heck, even Kanye West broke his own rule to "never rock a mink coat in the winter time like Killa Cam."

Here are 50 photos of rappers rocking the freshest fluff.

Above: A$AP Rocky

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