New Era proudly unveiled their first-ever local collaboration with one of the country’s most notable music icons, rapper and songwriter today, Aristotle Pllisco also known as Gloc-9.
The official unveiling happen at Trinoma Activity Center last June 12, fans who attended get a chance to see Gloc-9 in person and enjoy the free concert as Gloc-9 sang some of its iconic songs like Hari ng Tondo, Magda, Sirena and more.
relationship between the Filipino hip-hop icon and New Era®. In this new Filipino-themed collection, New Era® and Gloc-9 worked on the design together– taking inspiration from the artist’s simplicity and style. It also banners the highlights of the rapper’s career, and his invaluable contributions to the local music scene.
Known for his powerful, influential, and socially relevant music, Gloc-9's reputation as a profound lyricist is featured in this collection. The Gloc-9 LIMITED EDITION Collectible caps include a snapback 9FIFTY silhouette cap that has an embroidered “Makata sa Pinas” gold text on the front of the crown. The design includes a stanza which says "Kaya sa gabi ako’y palaging nakatingala, kasi pwede palang maging sigurado ang baka” stitched on the right side of the crown. They also have snapback 59FIFTY silhouette cap, which is in black polyester as well, has the title of Gloc-9’s 2003 hit song which skyrocketed his career, 'Simpleng Tao’, embroidered on the front of the crown and a fitted 59FIFTY silhouette cap in black polyester which has Gloc-9’s colored logo on the front of the crown.
The Gloc-9 caps are now available for pre-order in all New Era stores, the official release date is on June 19, 2018.
Alongside with the unveiling of Gloc-9 cap they also unveil the limited edition 120th independence day new era cap which is now available in store.