Year Of Release: 1969
First Life: Basketball Sneaker
Second Life: Hip-Hop Icon

The Superstar may have started on the basketball court but its second life is the more famous one. With the help of Run DMC, Shelltoes became one of the biggest sneakers in hip hop culture. The partnership between adidas and Run DMC also opened the door for artists of today to have the opportunity for sneaker deals and signature sneakers.