Skateboarding and hip hop have become the perfect combination. While most rappers are concerned about the bling around their necks and four coats on their backs, the artist associated with that skate life are more concerned about the simpler things in life, the next Supreme hat, Trasher Shirt, Vans sneakers or the next deck they want to buy so they can ride out.
The skating lifestyle has always paralleled with hip hop and became mainstream thanks to rappers who represented the skating culture like Pharrell Williams and Lupe Fiasco. From there we started to Lil Wayne shift over to the skating life, and now we have newer acts like Odd Future whip do nothing but skate and the rep the lifestyle through their garments.
Many artists can dress like a skater and represent the lifestyle, but here are 9 artists that have represented or still represent the skateboard life.