As Kanye West preps for Yeezy Season 3 to hit stores, he may be releasing a new sneaker as well. While shooting a video for his track with French Montana and Nas, ‘Ye was spotted wearing a never-before-seen pair of Yeezy Boosts. The kicks look to be a midtop version of the Boost 350 with an orange marking across the medial side. Kanye even gifted a pair of crisp all-whites to French Montana while on set. Hopefully, it’s only a matter of time before they become a general release. Read More
One father has decided to take a stand in response to sneaker violence. In a video recently published to World Star, the man says, “I know it’s not just black folks, but I’m gonna talk about black folks for a second. All you’ve seen is videos of black people running through the mall, waiting multiple hours, and kids getting killed for Jordans.” After announcing that he doesn’t want to be a part of the problem anymore, he set fire to his grill, which he filled with Jordans. Read More
UPDATE: Thursday March 10 10:00 A.M.
An adidas representative reached out to Hypebeast to confirm that a Yeezy Boost 750 is not scheduled to release March 18 with the following statement:
“There is no YEEZY footwear release scheduled for March 18th. For the correct dates and to be the first to know about any new adidas Originals and KANYE WEST footwear launches, please stay tuned to adidas.com/KANYE and the adidas Originals social channels.”
Other than revealing a new silhouette, the third colorway of the adidas Yeezy Boost 750 is set to drop on March 18. This time around, the hi-top Yeezys are done up in a brown suede with a light gum sole. With the release just two weeks away, you’d better start calling your local sneaker boutiques as soon as possible.
This past Saturday, the Air Jordan 12 “Vivid Pink” was released, and while many passed, they turned out to be a pretty hot commodity in Minnesota. According to Fox 9, a shooting occurred around 10 a.m. when a man left the Foot Locker after purchasing his Jordans. The altercation reportedly began in the store when one customer spit on the other. Read More
Global soccer star Neymar has been a fan of Michael Jordan for a long time. The 24-year-old signed an 11-year deal with Nike back in 2007, but now he’s finally getting his own Jordans. On these Jordan 5s, Neymar’s jersey number, 10, will be featured on the heel in place of Jordan’s 23. The black speckled silver sneakers will also have his name stitched on the tongue. Read More