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Kendrick Lamar announced his collaboration with Nike back in August. K Dot took to Twitter to let his fans know the news, tweeting “Cortez. Since day one. #teamnike#TDE.” Today a sample of his new DAMN. inspired sneakers have surfaced on the internet. And as you can imagine, Kendrick’s sneaker of choice for this collaboration was the classic Nike Cortez.
The mostly red sneaker showcases an almost equal a blend of nylon and suede. Added, are some accents of a slightly darker red and black swoosh. On the back, you can spot a black “K” on the left heel followed by a corresponding “L” on the right.
Check them out:
A look at the Nike Cortez x Kendrick Lamar collaboration. There is no official release date at the moment. pic.twitter.com/aU33CwvuSX
— KENDRICK LAMAR (@DuckworthTDE) October 13, 2017
Now, although these sneaks have only been confirmed as a sample pair, the tester will likely give fans a taste of what Kendrick and Nike have cooking up.
The Kendrick x Nike Cortez “DAMN.” is just one of many styles from Kendrick’s upcoming collection inspired by the album. Nike or Kung Fu Kenny have yet to confirm a release date.