Rap and fashion go hand in hand so its only natural that artists branch out and create their own clothing lines and such for various reasons. Fat Joe has joined the long line of apparel hocking rappers with his new recession proof sneaker dubbed ‘The Blackout’. Manufactured by a company named Protege the shoe has a price point that allows it to appear in K-Mart and Sears. Pretty sure these are in stores now for anyone interested…. Via Nahright