The History Of Timberland Boots In Rap And How They Almost Turned Away Billions In Profit
Timberland's 6" Work Boots - known as Style #10061 to the brand's employees or by their more popular nickname, "Timbs" — have come a long way since their release in 1973. The Timberland boot has become synonymous with New York rap, it's for years been part of the east cost rap uniform actually. Thanks to hip hop, the Timberland boot has gained a name and made tons of money, in an industry that they not only never intended to cater to, but actually at one point wanted nothing to do with. I'm Nate the great from Takeflight215.com and in today's video, we'll discuss the history of Timberland boots in the rap game. From the humble beginnings of the brand to the superstar legacy status they now have in the culture.