Global icon status achieved. An international size graphic broadcasts how adidas Superstar Shoes are sold pretty much everywhere. For 50 years, the shoe has been breaking barriers and shaking things up. Early on, it belonged to B-ball MVPs. But it quickly became a streetwear must-have, immediately recognisable for its rubber shell toe. Things reached a fever pitch when a hip hop trio from Queens held a pair up while performing on stage. In the years since the trainer has continued to run hot. This version basically says it all.