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

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

Alberto "ALPO" Martinez is home FREE! | Don Diva Magazine

Alberto "ALPO" Martinez is home FREE! | Don Diva Magazine

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

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

Infamous Harlem Gangster Alberto “Alpo” Martinez Is Free From Jail And In Witness Protection

Infamous Harlem Gangster Alberto “Alpo” Martinez Is Free From Jail And In Witness Protection

RAST – Alpo Martinez (Ride or Die)

RAST – Alpo Martinez (Ride or Die)

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

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

Alpo Martinez - Wikipedia

Alpo Martinez - Wikipedia

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