Who popularized it: Jay Z
When we were influenced: 2003 

All it took was one song. One song. When "Change Clothes" dropped and the video was on everyone's television screen, we caught glimpse of a new style risk Hov the God decided to bless us with. His New Era fitted and "button up" look combined a normally business-y look with a hood favorite for what helped spur the "grown and sexy" movement that should make you want to vomit reading.