Kanye West hints at collaboration with Nike and Jordan Brand
Kanye West could be linked to the Jumpman.
The Yeezy mogul got fans excited about a possible collaboration with Michael Jordan after posting a photo of the Jumpman logo to Instagram on Friday.
He also reposted a comment from the NBA legend’s son, Marcus Jordan, who suggested a meeting between Ye, DJ Khaled and his father. “Let’s make THIS conversation happen,” Marcus wrote on Khaled’s IG.
Ye apparently agreed with the idea, captioning his post with the eyes emoji.
Kanye has had a partnership with adidas since 2013 after Separate with Nike.
On his 2015 single “Facts” he proclaimed “Yeezy just jumped over Jumpman”. He then apologized to Jordan. “I’m sorry Michael Jordan, I love and respect you,” Ye tweeted in February 2016. “My beef was with [former Nike CEO] Mark Parker. I respect you so much!”
During his interview with “Drink Champs” in November, Ye said that MJ was mad at him about “Facts.”
“Jordan still doesn’t want to meet me,” he said, according to Complex. “I’m trying to meet Michael Jordan, it’s like, ‘Man, it’s a song, man.'”
Meanwhile, Ye recently entered the studio with DJ Khaled. According to Khaled, their “anthem” will also feature another mystery guest.
“@kanyewest’s voice is secure,” he wrote. “Look what I do next. Dj KHALED feat YE and ? ? ? ?”