A History of Style Trends Started By Rappers

Wearing a Cap Over a Du-Rag

Who started it: Memphis Bleek
Circa: 1999 

In Roc-a-Fella Records' heyday, no one put this look on blast more than Memph. Combining two classic hip-hop accessories, he proved that the sum could truly be greater than its parts. Obviously, guys like Papoose got it wrong and forgot the du-rag underneath, which explains the oversized fitted... kind of.

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