It's that time of year again where we get the biggest sneaker heavyweights around one table to discuss the best sneakers of 2011. The roundtable is assembled of ATF front man DJ Clark Kent, Nice Kicks' founder Matt Halfhill, Complex sneaker editor Russ Bengtson and Complex strategist and editor Joe La Puma, and Kith's very own Ronnie Fieg. As mentioned previously, we'll be dropping two videos daily this week, all leading up to the #1 Sneaker of 2011.
Run DMC and adidas go hand in hand together thanks to Run DMC and all of their music success paired with a groundbreaking endorsement deal which took the connection between hip hop music and clothing to a whole other level. This pair honored both the late Jam Master J as well as the style Run DMC repped during that era, adding a gold rope chain dubrae on the lace.