In this week’s issue, Kelefa Sanneh writes about Dapper Dan, a designer who co-opted luxury-brand logos out of his Harlem boutique, creating one-of-a-kind outfits for hip-hop artists, rappers, and gangsters in the '80s (sub req): http://nyr.kr/15P9K20 Click through for a slide show of photographs of some of Dapper Dan’s custom outfits, like those in the photo above, worn by drug dealer Alberto (Alpo) Martinez in 1988: http://nyr.kr/ZHROm8

Dapper Dan’s Designs

In this week’s issue, Kelefa Sanneh writes about Dapper Dan, a designer who co-opted luxury-brand logos out of his Harlem boutique, creating one-of-a-kind outfits for hip-hop artists, rappers, and gangsters in the '80s (sub req): http://nyr.kr/15P9K20 Click through for a slide show of photographs of some of Dapper Dan’s custom outfits, like those in the photo above, worn by drug dealer Alberto (Alpo) Martinez in 1988: http://nyr.kr/ZHROm8

Editorial: NYC Drug Kingpin Alberto 'Alpo' Martinez Released From Prison

Editorial: NYC Drug Kingpin Alberto 'Alpo' Martinez Released From Prison

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A True Definition of a Snitch: NYC Drug Kingpin Alberto “Alpo” Martinez Is Released From Prison – WORLDWRAPFEDERATION.COM

A True Definition of a Snitch: NYC Drug Kingpin Alberto “Alpo” Martinez Is Released From Prison – WORLDWRAPFEDERATION.COM

WAYNE PERRY. This dude was serious business. He was the cousin of Drug kingpin Rayful Edmonds the 3rd, who was largely responsible for introducing crack cocaine to the DC metro area. Harlem kingpin, Alpo Martinez recruited Wayne to work for him exclusively as his hit man. When Alpo got busted, he turned snitch and Wayne was among those who he turned in.

WAYNE PERRY. This dude was serious business. He was the cousin of Drug kingpin Rayful Edmonds the 3rd, who was largely responsible for introducing crack cocaine to the DC metro area. Harlem kingpin, Alpo Martinez recruited Wayne to work for him exclusively as his hit man. When Alpo got busted, he turned snitch and Wayne was among those who he turned in.

Harlem Drug Legend Alpo Martinez Is Free From Jail

Harlem Drug Legend Alpo Martinez Is Free From Jail

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A recent photo of former street legend Alpo Martinez and son Gumby.

A recent photo of former street legend Alpo Martinez and son Gumby.

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Alberto Geddis "Alpo" Martinez is a Puerto Rican former drug dealer who rose to prominence alongside Azie Faison and Rich Porter in the mid 1980s in Harlem during the War on Drugs.

Alberto Geddis "Alpo" Martinez is a Puerto Rican former drug dealer who rose to prominence alongside Azie Faison and Rich Porter in the mid 1980s in Harlem during the War on Drugs.

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