We just can’t wait until the “I sold my car for Yeezy kicks” stories start to surface. A full year after Kanye West first debuted his signature black Air Yeezy 2 sneakers in The Black Mamba short film, we’ve finally gotten a concrete street date and full product shots of the hotly anticipated new kicks. View more pics of the Yeezys below.
Kanye West teases with a look at the Nike Air Yeezy II, a design that will surely see a release sometime down the line. Looking a bit less flashy than the previous model, the kicks sport a leather upper with off-white midsoles, textured paneling and glow-in-the-dark outsoles, matching a colorway similar to the original Grammy-worn Air Yeezy. Stay tuned for further new and closer looks in the coming weeks.
Nike has done a great job for decades keeping the public and sneaker enthusiasts on our toes. In a preview of the upcoming Robert Rodriguez film “The Black Mamba”, Kanye West appears as “The Boss” wearing the Nike Air Yeezy 2. While one can’t get a solid look at the shoe in the film preview, you can catch just enough of a glimpse to get a little bit of a feel for the Nike Air Yeezy 2. First, the Yeezy 2 does not use the same outsole tooling as the Nike Air Yeezy. Instead of the Nike Air Revolution outsole, the Nike Air Yeezy 2 employs the midsole and outsole tooling from Nike Air Tech Challenge II. In addition to the outsole, one can also tell that a contrast pink liner sits inside the black upper much like Black/Pink Yeezy.No current info is floating out there about a Nike Air Yeezy 2 release date or price. Have a look below at several images we enhanced to give you a better look at the shoe.
The genius himself, Kanye West finally drops a new video off of, “My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy.” This time for the track, “All Of The Lights,” featuring Rihanna & Kid Cudi. Kanye West is known for great videos and this definitely goes on the list. not to mention, Its directed by the great Hype Williams. Enjoy!