Laced Up: This Week's Coolest Sneaker Sightings With Drake, Swae Lee & More

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Edward Enninful, Virgil Abloh, Rosalia, Drake, John Donahoe, and Gabby Douglas attend the 2020 Tokyo Olympic collection fashion show at The Shed on Feb. 5, 2020 in New York City.

Thanks to the rise of celebrity collaborations over the past decade, sneaker culture has blossomed as one of the most coveted sectors in the fashion industry. From Drake’s close relationship to Nike to Virgil Abloh’s rare Off-White x Nike collaborations, your favorites love showing off their fresh kicks just as much as they love designing them.

This week, Travis Scott gave another glimpse of his upcoming Nike SB collaboration, while DJ Khaled continued to be one of the first people to preview Jordan Brand’s upcoming sneakers. Below, Billboard Style compiled a list of some of music's all-stars sporting the hottest sneakers over the past week. 

Swae Lee: Gold Air Force 1s

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Tour starts in less than 24 hours ✈️

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Swae Lee proves he travels in style. He was spotted in a fresh pair of gold Nike Air Force 1s at Miami International Airport on Monday (Feb. 3).  

Young M.A.: Air Force 1 Lows 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

The plan is to triple my cash and shit on my past!

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If you’re a real sneakerhead, you know you need a crisp pair of Air Force 1 Lows in your rotation. Young M.A proved that on Sunday (Feb. 2) when she was seen in the iconic pair in Paris.   

Fabolous: Givenchy Paris Strap Sneakers

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Coming Thru & Coming True.. Big Steppers!! -- @emilyb_ [shot by @drevinciwrks]

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Fabolous’ sneaker game is one of the best in the music industry. The Brooklyn rapper showed the depth of his collection when he was spotted alongside his partner, Emily B, in a pair of Givenchy Paris Strap sneakers.

DJ Khaled: Red Cement Air Jordan 3s

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

SUPER BOWL MIAMI @wethebestmusic @rocnation

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DJ Khaled gave the public a glimpse of the upcoming Red Cement Air Jordan 3 that will be released during NBA All-Star Weekend in Chicago. The Super Bowl was in his city this year (Miami), and Khaled wasn’t going to waste an opportunity to step out with some heat.  

Travis Scott: Cactus Jack Nike SB Dunk Lows 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Cyber

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Travis Scott has been a rising force within the sneaker community thanks to his highly coveted Jordan Brand sneakers, and the influence is becoming stronger with his upcoming Cactus Jack Nike SB collaboration. Travis gave excited fans a peek at the upcoming sneaker when he posted a picture of himself in the highly anticipated pair on Instagram.     

Drake: Supreme Nike Air Max 95 Lux 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Drake today at Nike Forum in NYC.

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Drake was spotted in the sleek, triple-black colorway of the Supreme Nike Air Max 95 Lux at the Nike Forum 2020 event on Wednesday (Feb. 5). The pair is one of Nike’s most expensive collaborations in terms of retail price ($500) thanks to the fine premium Italian leather used on the design of the sneaker.  

Virgil Abloh: Off-White Air Jordan 5

Virgil Abloh’s Off-White Nike collaboration is one of the most highly sought-after sneaker collaborations right now. Paparazzi caught Virgil posted up with Drake at the same Nike event rocking the forthcoming Off-White Air Jordan 5's that will arrive during NBA All-Star Weekend. 

SAINt JHN: Bred Air Jordan 4s

While getting ready for the second leg of his Ignorant Forever tour, SAINt JHN showed his appreciation for Jordan Brand when he posted a candid picture of himself laced up in a pair of Bred Air Jordan 4s. 

YBN Almighty Jay: Black Cat Air Jordan 4s

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Being Broke Hurt My Heart I Couldn’t Take It ☠️--(that’s a mosquito bite)

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YBN Almighty Jay had time for an outfit check on Wednesday (Feb. 5) when he posted a picture of himself at a barbershop on Instagram. In the post, Almighty Jay is rocking a pair of Black Cat Air Jordan 4s.

DJ Envy: Satin Shattered Backboard Air Jordan 1s

DJ Envy is an avid sneaker collector, and he always has a fresh pair on deck. Over Super Bowl weekend, Envy and his wife, Gia, were spotted in matching outfits that included the Satin Shattered Backboard Air Jordan 1s.


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