Out with the old, in with the new. That seems to be the wave Nike's on. After Kanye West's resignation with Nike to join forces with its rival brand Adidas, Nike took the opportunity to swoop the young Canadian musician, Drake and the news immediately broke out on the worldwide web. It all started when Drake posted teaser photos on Instagram of the exclusive Air Jordan Xs and XIIs in both white and black colorways with the custom 'OVO' logo imprinted on the gum soles. Secondly, he made the announcement live during his show Tuesday night in Portland, Oregon stating:
Following his announcements, the Jordan Brand finally spoke out via Twitter the next morning, stating that:
Well, this is only the beginning for you sneakheads, Jordan heads, Drake heads and all of the above because there may be a chance of these exclusive collaboration kicks to be released to the public. Much like you, I can't wait to see what else these two brands have in store! The Toronto kid does it yet again!