Posts Tagged ‘Wale’

Wale Wears Air Jordan IV ‘Lightning’

March 2nd, 2012 By

With DC rapper Wale, it’s not so much a question of whether or not he has any given pair or Air Jordans, but rather a question of when he’ll pop up in them. The latest one you can add to the list is the Air Jordan IV ‘Lightning’, which he showed off in this Instagram photo along with a Barcelona jersey to pair up with the yellow sneakers. We saw him rocking their counterpart in the form of the Air Jordan IV ‘Thunder’ a few months back, so it doesn’t come as a big surprise that he’s got the other half of this online-only quickstrike from 2006. Check the profile shot and stay tuned with Jordans Daily to see what Wale laces up in next. via kixclusive

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Wale Wears Air Jordan VI Olympic

February 28th, 2012 By

If you just bought some new Air Jordans, there’s a chance that Wale already beat you to the punch. The Air Jordan VI ‘Olympic’ releases this July, but the rapper was seen wearing the 2000 version during NBA All-Star Weekend while hanging out in the Orlando Magic locker room. As the release date gets closer for this upcoming retro, we can expect to see more entertainers with these on their feet. Check out Wale wearing the Air Jordan VI ‘Olympic’ in the gallery below and let us know what you think. via axgilbert.

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Wale Wears Air Jordan V Tokyo 23

January 19th, 2012 By

Last April, the Air Jordan V ‘Tokyo 23′ released but only as an Asia exclusive to the dismay of the entire sneaker community. It would turn out to be one of the biggest Jordan releases of the year despite the fact that there are only a handful floating around. Wale boasted his sneakerhead status once again at the reopening of Jay-Z’s 40/40 Club as he wore the ‘Tokyo 23′ Vs to the party. Check out Wale wearing the Air Jordan V ‘Tokyo 23′ after the jump and let us know what you think. via TheYBF.

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Wale Wears Air Jordan XI Concord

January 6th, 2012 By

Wale is currently on his way to Cleveland for a performance stop on his Ambition tour, but before he boarded a private jet he snapped a pic of his outfit in the classic WDYWT style. The sneakerhead/rapper kept it simple with a Polo hoodie, sweats and the recently released Air Jordan XI ‘Concord’. Its a no brainer that he would get them as he’s been spotted in every big Jordan release this year with the most recent being the ‘Doernbecher’ IV. Check out Wale wearing the ‘Concord’ XI after the jump and let us know what you think.

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Wale Wearing Air Jordan IV Doernbecher on the Daily Habit

November 29th, 2011 By

If you were look to up sneakerhead in the dictionary, you would see a picture of Wale next to the definition. Wale epitomizes what it is to be a sneakerhead and he will show how now that Jarrett Jack has called him out on his kick game. He was recently on Fuel TV’s The Daily Habit where he performed his club anthem “Bait”. During his performance he wore a pair of the Air Jordan IV ‘Doernbecher’, a shoe which was desired by many sneakerheads. Continue reading to see more of Wale wearing the ‘Doernbecher’ IV as well as his performance after the jump and let us know what you think.

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A Guide To Wale’s Lyrical Sneaker References

November 10th, 2011 By

When you think of Wale, you think of dope lyrics and kicks. The Maybach Music Group artist hails from the Foamposite capital and makes it known in his songs. Throughout his most recent projects, Ambition and the Eleven One Eleven Theory, Ralph Folarin has made a number of sneaker references and Complex put together a list that looked into them in detail. Although Wale loves the Nike Air Foamposite One, he does have an affiinity for Air Jordans specifically the Air Jordan IV and VI of which he mentions he number of times in his verses. Check out the Jordans that Wale refers to in his lyrics after the jump and head over to Complex for the full feature.

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Air Jordans in Maybach Music Group Cypher

October 12th, 2011 By

When people watch awards shows their reasons for watching vary. Some may want to see the host while others want to see the performances. In the case of the 2011 BET Hip Hop Awards, everyone can come to an agreement that they are checking for the yearly cyphers. Rick Ross’ Maybach Music Group had a cypher of their own and they impressed not only with their lyrics and their wordplay but their kick game as well. Noted sneakerhead Wale wore the Air Jordan V ‘Metallic’ while Meek Mill and Stalley wore the Air Jordan III ‘Black Cement’ and ‘Stealth’ respectively. Click through the gallery see MMG wearing their Air Jordans and hit the video after the jump to check out the cypher.

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Wale Wears Air Jordan VII Bordeaux

September 23rd, 2011 By

Wale’s second album Ambition is scheduled to drop this November and the anticipation for it is heating up due to the amount of music he’s put out this year including a new mixtape. He’s also brought back the vintage trend in the form of throwback jerseys and if you’re going to bring back something vintage you might as well wear the Air Jordan VII ‘Bordeaux’. Wale wore his pair at the unveiling of the 2012 Lamborghini Aventador LP 700-4 earlier this week in New York City. Check out Wale wearing the Air Jordan VII ‘Bordeaux’ after the jump and let us know what you think.

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Wale Wearing Air Jordan III Stealth

August 23rd, 2011 By

This past Saturday night at the Cameo nightclub in Miami, Wale rocked the crowd as a part of Heineken’s Red Star Access Roc Nation tour featuring Wale. Wale who is also known as one of the fiercest sneakerheads in the game, wore a pair of the Air Jordan III ‘Stealth’ during his performance. The ‘Stealth’ III is scheduled to drop next month and will be the second to last Air Jordan III that drops this year. Continue reading for more pictures of Wale wearing the Air Jordan III ‘Stealth’ and let us know what you think.

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J. Cole, Wale, Rick Ross in Air Jordans On Bad Girls Club Video Shoot

June 30th, 2011 By

Wale is out in California shooting the video for his song “Bad Girls Club” which is to be featured on his upcoming album due to be released later this year. J.Cole who makes an appearance on the track also was on set for the shooting of the visual. Rick Ross, the Maybach Music Group head honcho, was also on hand at his artist’s video shoot. Wale wore the yellow Air Jordan II’s from the ‘Candy Pack’ which dropped in November 2010 and perfectly complimented his Roberto Clemente throwback jersey. J. Cole wore the Air Jordan VII ‘BIN 23′ and Rick Ross wore the now Euro exclusive Air Jordan V ‘Quai 54′. Check out more images of the video shoot after the jump and stick with Jordans Daily for more celebs wearing Jordans posts.

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Air Jordan III “Sport Blue”