Run D.M.C. makes straight legged denim iconic.
When: Circa 1984
"In jeans, leather jackets, my Adidas, and gangster hats," Run D.M.C. rapped on "Can I Get A Witness." The group made the bucket hat, Adidas shell toes with no laces, and straight leg jeans an iconic hip-hop look. Straight legged denim, like Levis' classic 501 or 505 jeans, kept your favorite old school rappers looking fresh back in the '80s.