These videos take us down memory lane, with sentimental value from the archive vault, way back to when there was no such thing as HD! But they are still some of our all-time favorite clips about the Black Fives Era of basketball and the early days of the Black Fives vintage sports brand. Take a look!
Rap artist Chingy performs in his “One Call Away” music video wearing the Atlantic City Vandals Casino Jacket by Black Fives.
Rap artist I-20 performs with Lil Fate, Titi Boi, Chingy, and Ludacris in the music video for “Fightin’ in the Club,” wearing a modified New York Renaissance Big Five Casino Jacket while Ludacris wears a St. Christopher Club Casino Jacket and a St. Christopher Club Cage Shirt, all by Black Fives.
The first time our brand ever got on national television was in this BET Nightly News segment, produced during the height of the retro throwback jersey craze and filmed in part at the Total Sports (now defunct) store on Georgia Avenue by Howard University
That time when our Alpha Physical Culture Club Hoody by Nike (part of their Legacy of Inspiration Collection in 2006) made an appearance on Patrick Stump in the Gym Class Heroes’ blockbuster music video Cupid’s Chokehold.