Men wearing crop tops

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Newly drafted Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott caught everyone’s attention yesterday when he attended the NFL Draft dressed in a crisp suit and… what the hell is that? ‘East? A CROP-TOP? Yes. And it wasn’t the first time. He has been pictured cropping his jersey during games. “I just like my shirt being rolled up, I don’t like the length of the shirts, I don’t like people being able to catch me. Some people like that. Some people don’t like that. I like a little belly to show,” he said. “A lot of great players before me wore it, like [1995 Heisman Trophy winner] Eddie George, so I mean, I’m going to keep wearing it that way. a whole blog dedicated to the look, has roots that date back to the 70s.

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Ezekiel Elliott again

Zac Efron

Admittedly, Zac was in character during filming dirty grandpa in 2015, but IT HAPPENED.

Kid Cudi

When Kid Cudi performed in a crop top at Coachella in 2014, it sparked a resurgence in the trend and people started using the hashtags #Boysincroptops2014 and #croptopmovement.

Matthew McConaughey

Saw the 2012 movie magic mike was talking about male strippers, this skintight crop top on McConaughey looks pretty modest.

Will Smith

Ah, 90s sitcom glory The prince of Bel-Air. “My son [Jaden]…went back and got pictures, and he went back to fresh prince and I saw I had a half shirt on,” he recalled, while discussing his style evolution. “I blame my friends…you can’t wear a half shirt on national TV !”

Mark Wahlberg

Marky Mark wore one in a Calvin Klein campaign (the BEST ever) with Kate Moss in the early 90s.


The late singer had countless iconic outfits, but this one worn in London in 1986 is one of the most memorable.

Johnny Depp

Aaaand back to the ½ football shirt, except over 30 years earlier as seen in the 1984s freddie.

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