Laces or no laces? The adidas Superstar has crossed generations and maintained its presence in sneaker culture since 1969 when it launched as a basketball sneaker. Once Run DMC slipped their feet in them
, the "shelltoe" reached new heights, becoming synonymous with the legendary Queens rap group and hip-hop culture as a whole. When most people think of adidas, it's the Superstar that comes to mind first.