Okayplayer’s 2017 “For The Real Ones” Holiday Gift Guide
With the holidays fast approaching, @Okayplayer has all the things you need—from rare vinyl to fresh apparel to must-have accessories—to kick off the new year just right.
‘Tis the season to be jolly, engorge on all the good eats and share your yuletide joy with friends and family. Yes, that’s right people, Christmastime is here and all throughout the country we’re full of holiday cheer. As we inch closer to those merry, merry days, @Okayplayer brings you this indispensable guide to the best gifts to leave under one’s tree with care. We promise that—whether you’re looking for something for that picky audiophile or just want to get something for someone who loves traveling in style—that you’ll find something nice.
Check out our 2017 Okayplayer “For The Real Ones” Holiday Gift Guide, and don’t forget to give to someone in need.
For The “Woke” Friend:
Want to make a statement while standing up to the injustices in the world? Nothing better than rocking these anti-authoritarian items, curated by the America’s most dangerous rap group, dead prez.
For The Friend Known for Being Fly:
Love style and substance? Well, you’re in luck, as these items are just what you need to not only standout but make a declarative statement of your flyness.
For The True Audiophiles:
NxWorries – “Yes Lawd!” The Remixes Vinyl
No Music, No Life Tee
Childish Gambino – “Awaken, My Love!” LP Vinyl
Kendrick Lamar – “DAMN.” 2XLP 180 Gram Vinyl
A Tribe Called Quest – “We Got It From Here” 2XLP Vinyl
Holidays might be meant for yuletide cheer, Christmas carols and chestnuts roasting over a fire. But let’s be real, it should be the time where you put your loving grandma on to some real heat in the form of music meant to deck the halls of one’s soul. These vinyl offerings are some of the premium items to cop and gift your fellow audiophile with.
For The Collector:
D’Angelo & Lauryn Hill Limited Edition Photo Print
Schoolly D & Pablo Power’s “Philly Vs. New York” Print
D’Angelo “Live At The Jazz Café, London: The Complete Show” 2XLP Vinyl
A Tribe Called Quest: “Hits, Rarities & Remixes” 2XLP Vinyl
Okayplayer Logo Tee
Rare, never-before-seen items from our in-house store are totally worth adorning your chimney with for this holiday season. Don’t believe us? Well, see just how your family lights up with join upon hearing the remix to “Bonita Applebaum” or hearing D’Angelo live from London.
For The Music Lovers in Training
It takes a village to raise a child, and your child (or children) should be draped from head to toe in the culture. Whether it is for your newborn or your teenager, these items are right up your kid’s alley to school them on how to be cool without being hype beast.
For The Friend Working on Their #Gains:
Just because it looks like a winter wonderland outside doesn’t mean that one can’t remain fit and on point. With these apparel choices, you will be able to stay warm, fly and flashy as you reach your P90x-esque goals.