It was all a buzz on Twitter two days ago that Fat Beats is closing both their NY and LA locations. Hip Hop purists worldwide were sad to hear this news, but it is yet inevitable. We are present in a time where things are changing. We can’t stop the tick of the clock but we can adapt, as Fat Beats has. They are expanding their online distribution and thinking of new ways to fully take advantage of the changing market. Just like with Beat Street, Tower Records and Virgin Mega Store closings, Fat Beats in the physical will be missed. Here is a video in remembrance of their impact on our lives.