WE GOT TONY HAWK!!!!! No, but really though, do we really need to introduce the man President Obama once called “the greatest skateboarder in the world”. The CEO of Skateboarding took some time between traveling the world, filming new video parts and riding hover boards to compile this mix of some of his favorite songs for us at Jenkem. Out of all the obligations he must have, and people knocking on his door constantly, it really shows how awesome Tony is as a human and how he still is supporting skateboarding on the ground floor. Tune in and see what a 46-year-old skate rat with more money than you’d know what to do with listens to to get hyped.
Stream it below, or download here.
WILL TIKTOK BE THE NEW HOME FOR SKATEBOARDING ON THE INTERNET?
We called up some "skate TikTokers" to find out what they've learned and seen so far.
PLOTTING THE LIFECYCLE OF A TRENDY TRICK
"Pressure flips are cool again. Actually, their second act has lasted longer than their first did."
CHECKING OUT A HIDDEN DIY FINGERBOARD PARK IN QUEENS
When we heard about a mysterious concrete fingerboard park hiding in Brooklyn, we knew we had to go find it.
WHAT THE HELL IS GOING ON WITH ILLEGAL CIV?
The Illegal Civ stuff feels like an ongoing soap opera, so to air out any confusion we talked to a few key characters.
INSIDE THE 20 YEAR ANNIVERSARY PARTY OF EMERICA’S “THIS IS SKATEBOARDING”
We stopped by to pay our respects and see if we could squeeze a few stories out of the crew.