A contender since 1970, the adidas Superstar sneaker dominated the court before crossing over to become the stuff of hip-hop footwear legend. Today it's recognized as a pop-culture icon. The proud heritage look of the adidas Superstar sneaker teams up with adidas' state-of-the-art innovations in these premium shoes. The flexible adidas Primeknit upper is knit with metallic threads and real platinum foil sparkles on the tongue, 3-Stripes and heel tab. boost™ gives an energized, responsive feel.