Drake Just Unveiled His New 'Views'-Inspired Air Jordans - Maxim

Drake Just Unveiled His New 'Views'-Inspired Air Jordans

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Adidas may have Kanye and Pharrell on the payroll, but Drake is about to kick his wildly successful collaboration with Nike into the stratosphere with his OVO x Air Jordans. The sought-after J's, which Drake briefly teased on Instagram before removing the photos, pay tribute to his massive new album Views, which debuted at Number 1 on Billboard’s Hot 200 list and boasts a record-setting 20 songs on the Hot 100.

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The new kicks are basically customized Air Jordan 6 Lows that the rapper nicknamed the “Hot 100s.” The upper is almost entirely white with the exception of a crimson Jumpman logo on the tongue, while word "Views" shows through the clear outsole with the letters dotted with eyes.

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Through his record label, October’s Very Own (OVO), Drake has collaborated on other retro and near-impossible to get Jordans in the past. His choice of the Air Jordan 6 could be a reference to Drake's self-proclaimed status as the "6 God", a nod to his hometown of Toronto, which has the number in both of its area codes (416 and 647). 

Want a pair? Of course you do. Nike has not said when, or if, they will ever be available to the public. Our advice: keep a sharp eye on eBay.