A$AP Ferg Interviews Dapper Dan, A Harlem Legend & Fashion Icon

Harlems A$AP Ferg interviews fashion icon, Harlem style legend staple Dapper Dan, whose designs defined ‘80s and ‘90s hip-hop fashion. If you’re unfamiliar with the name “Dapper Dan,” his fashion sense was pivotal in the birth of modern street wear influencing the mixed use of well-known high fashion brands in hoods and ghettos around the country.

First starting in Harlem, Dan eventually gained notoriety for his personal styling of hip-hop icons such as Eric B Rakim, LL Cool J, Run DMC, Big Daddy Cane

Currently New York native, A$AP Ferg, has been outspoken about Dapper Dan’s influence on A$AP Mob and New York urban wear in general.The two have a longtime relationship stemming from Ferg’s father working with Dan on fashion and art prior to his passing you can get familiar with Dapper Dan his impact on the HIP-HOP culture below.