Vans And Hip-Hop: What Does The Skate Shoe Mean To The Culture?

At VIBE’s 2014 House of Vans showcase, everyone from Casey Veggies, World’s Fair, Mack Wilds, Slaughterhouse, Black Dave, Problem, Nipsey Hussle, Ty Dolla $ign, Audio Push and more hit the stage. After the mic action cooled down, the MCs headed backstage to chop it up with VIBE about the history of Vans in hip-hop and skateboarding culture. Press play to check out what the guys had to say.