High top fade hairstyle was a rage in late 80′s and early 90′s .It was made famous by black rappers- Larry Blackmon, Big Daddy Kane, Doug E and Schoolly D.
Larry Blackmon is lead singer of Funk and R&B
Big Daddy Kane is a rapper, famous for his song “Ain’t No Half Steppin ”
American rapper Doug E. Fresh
Famous rapper Schoolly D
Keith Sweat is american singer and song writer.
Kid ‘n Play is american duo that hit number 1 on charts and also acted in movies. They are considered most influential figure behind the popularity of Hi top fade.
Vanilla Ice was a white rapper who emerged in the scene in 1987 and had the famous single “Ice Ice baby”. Amongst many hair styles he also had had a high top fade.
But arguably grace jones was first to spot it in the movie Conan the Destroyer. Does it looks better on women? See it for yourself.
Hi top fade lost its popularity to other hairstyles in mid 90′s. After 15 years of obscurity, it looks like that it is making a comeback these days.
Daniel Welbeck is a soccer player for Manchester United and England. He has sported the top fade haircut and has made it popular in the football world.
Recently Jaden Smith was seen spotting it for his album.
What about the dad Will smith? Can you guess the name of this sports star standing with will smith?