Kanye West’s Yeezy Shoes Sells Out in Less than a Minute Despite Hefty Price Tag
Mar 08, 2021 09:08 PM EST
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Despite his highly publicized split with his wife Kim Kardashian, Kanye West's Yeezy shoes are soaring on the market.
It came after his newly released Yeezy 450 in Cloud Whites went sold out in less than sixty seconds, per TMZ.
According to the publication, the 21-time Grammy winner released the latest Yeezy shoes on YeezySupply.com and Adidas app last March 6th at exactly 7 a.m. and reportedly went out-of-stock after one minute.
Moreover, Kanye West's Yeezy, which retails for $200 is now being sold for double its retail value.
Per Footwearnews.com, clothing designer A$AP Bari, previously shared on his Instagram a sneak peek of Ye's unreleased Yeezy design that features an avant-garde style with tonal gray sock-like upper with matchy round shoelaces.
Moreover, he also revealed that luxury footwear was manufactured in Germany.
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Fans React Over Kanye West's Yeezy Shoes being Sold Out in Less Than a Minute
Following this, fans have mixed reactions over Twitter as they expressed their stance over the "Flashing Light" hitmaker's achievement as one user pointed out that the iconic rapper still has not lost his Midas touch when it comes to his shoe game.
"Kanye West hasn't lost his hold on the sneaker game, as the latest release from his Adidas: YEEZY line, the YEEZY 450 in Cloud White, sold out in under one minute," a fan wrote.
The second fan even called the award-winning rapper the GOAT for coming up with the Yeezy design and went sold out in just a blink of an eye.
"#Soldout. Kanye is truly the Trump GOAT fr. They called the Yeezy slides and foam runners ugly now everyone's wearing them and every company's trying to replicate them."
Meanwhile, an individual mocked the father-of-four's latest sneaker design and tweeted, "NEW YEEZY 450's SELL OUT IN UNDER A MINUTE!!! I WILL NOT BE GETTING THESE UGLY ADIDAS! LoL."
The same goes with another user and even questioned its hefty retail value. "Kanye West's latest shoe, the Yeezy 450 in Cloud White, sells out in under ONE MINUTE. CURIOUS TO KNOW WHAT COUNTRY THEY WERE MADE IN? Especially selling at $200 a pair."
The "Saint Pablo" rapper was first spotted wearing the Adidas Yeezy 450 during his trip to Paris for the Yeezy Season 8 fashion show and a Sunday Service.
At the time, the controversial rapper paired it with an all-black ensemble, donning a suede short-sleeve shirt and straight-cut leather pants with white trimmings on the side.
Kanye West's Yeezy 450 Slides
Aside from this, Kanye West's Yeezy line also features avant-garde designs that showcase eccentric pieces that include the brand's Yeezy 450 Slides.
Back in December 2020, Ye was seen sporting a different kind of footwear and unfortunately, social media does not like them at all.
It became an instant meme over Twitter as fans mocked the Yeezy sandals.
Users posted a bunch of hilarious photos and even compared it to a chip.
"The new Yeezy slides are giving me these vibes," one tweeted together with a side-by-side shot.
On the other hand, an individual pointed out that people are going to buy this because of Kanye West.
"Imao at the people at the point of no return and have to defend this because it's Kanye."
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