You can find almost any shoe on the planet in NYC, if you know where to look. Beginning with Michael Jordan, professional athletes, and hip hop megastars have helped transform sneakers from an accessory to a necessity, causing a worldwide sneaker explosion. Whether your looking for a casual pair of kicks to rock everyday, or a limited edition pricey one-of-a-kind pair, we've got the answers for you. For the hottest exclusive kicks, and gear to go along with them, check out these Manhattan locations and you surely won't be disappointed.

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