By: Carisha J
Atlanta is one of the busy cities where events run plentiful, and you can get an arsenal of networking done if you do the right footwork. Every week the city is filled with open mics, mixers, fashion events, music release parties, celebrity meet and greets plus more. If you have any type of interest to be in the music or entertainment industry, then this is the home for you. The saying goes, watch out for scammers and do good business. Follow those 2 rules and you should be smooth sailing.
1 of the more premiere footwear locations in Atlanta, First Class Sneaks held an exclusive meet and greet this past Sunday featuring rap legend Jadakiss. By the afternoon there was a long line of fans outside the store waiting to see their fav before he even arrived. For 1 hour, from 3pm to 4pm the lyrical goat visited the store, signed merchandise, sneakers, and met with his fans.
First Class Sneaks caters to true sneaker heads who appreciate the art in footwear. The store carries an exclusive amount of specialty styles including various Jordan Retros, Foamposites, Yeezy’s, Dunks and many other hot commodity brands. If you have an acquired taste for high-profile kicks then you for sure need to head to First Class Sneaks. It has such a crisp urban ambiance with their creative content creator set up vibes including an airplane themed photo shoot booth. Add in the legendary DJ Roots Queen spinning all the hottest tracks ever from Jadakiss, it was the perfect venue space to hold his meet & greet. Jada was all smiles and great positive energy towards the beautiful people who came out. Many people walked out the store with the biggest smiles after the event on the beautiful sunny Atlanta afternoon. He also has excellent class, as he patiently attended to every person that walked into First Class Sneaks to meet him. Special guests in the building included rapper Little Essence of Hip Hop, Digital Dope, Mogul Kierra M, DJ Roots Queen, legendary artist Jasmine Monet, Carisha / Live with Carisha, Aaron the creative director of Full Funnel Growth and more!
Jadakiss, who has been on the forefront of the music industry for over 20 years, is 1/3 of the rap group The Lox. He has also collaborated with other huge names in the business including Mariah Carey, Neyo, Rick Ross, Swizz Beats and more. He has been nominated for 4 Grammy Awards, has several gold albums, and has also been crowned an official member of the XXL Awards Board of 2023.
The event was formulated by Digital Dope, Kierra M, and the many amazing people at First Class Sneaks. Follow First Class
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