Art of the Day: Heat/Rick Ross vs Spurs/KRS One.. Who You with?
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Today’s Art comes from Karmoruu. We all know Rick Ross is a Heat fan but I had no idea the BDP founder from South Bronx was a Spurs fan. KRS-One seems like an unlikely person for this piece but he’s actually been involved in a lot of basketball commercials over the years including one of my favorite Nike ads ever – “The Revolution Will Not Be Televised.” The Nike ad from 95 featured KG, Jason Kidd, Joe Smith, Jimmy Jackson and Eddie Jones playing ball with commentary from The Teacher.
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KRS-One also did some raps as Santa Claus in these Nike Reindeer commercials
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