Launching during the month of May is the Air Jordan 4 Raptors. Featuring the same colors as the Toronto Raptors, this pair was expected to be Drake’s next collaboration with Jordan Brand.
This Air Jordan 4 was expected to have Drake’s name on the tongue, connecting him with his hometown team which is the same theme as Travis Scott’s Air Jordan 4 Houston Oilers that will launch in June. The two rappers were expected to release the Air Jordan 4 featuring their favorite team colors along with the artists name attached to it.
While rumors continue to circulate that Drake is joining adidas, the shoes will still release however without any ties to Drake.
Currently an announcement from Drake or his camp on him joining adidas has yet to be announced. However its rumored that a statement will come soon.
Air Jordan 4 NRG Raptors
Color: Black/University Red-Court Purple
Release Date: May 2018
Style Number: AQ3816-056
Update: Official images of Drake’s version of the Air Jordan 4 ‘Raptors’ which will no longer be releasing has landed on Nike servers. The retail edition will lack Drake’s signature on the tongue.
On the left we have Drake’s Air Jordan 4 ‘Raptors’ and on the right is the retail version. As you can see his signature is on the tongue.
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