Nike Air More Uptempo x Supreme Collection
Hype, Hype, and oh more Hype. Since early this year images and news have been swirling around the collaboration of the classic Nike Air More Uptempo and Supreme. The Nike Air More Uptempo was first made famous by Scottie Pippen in 1996 and designed by Wilson Smith. The model transcended sports and fashion with it’s different look and designed. Since the 90s the Uptempo has be dubbed a classic and has seen many retro forms over the years.
Supreme picked this model to use based on it’s history and flashy style. Nike and Supreme will be releasing three different colorways: “red/white, triple black, and a metallic gold. Replacing the iconic “air’ listed along the upper will be “supreme”, and anything with the Supreme label becomes an instant sell out and attracts hypebeast from across the globe.
We have seen many popular athletes like Neymar Jr wearing them right before catching a flight and NBA highflyer Derrick Jones Jr wearing them in this years Dunk Contest. After months of drooling over this pair it finally has a release date scheduled for April 27th for the price tag of 180$. The hype and anticipation around this shoe is astronomical, so to get your hands on these is nothing short of a miracle. Check out the stellar images below and pray that your not one of the unlucky guys bidding for these on eBay.