Kanye is Jordan . . .
In a previous post, I wrote: “Kanye is this generation's Jordan. There. I said it.”
I believe that.
Kanye transcends all facets of life for Millennials, not unlike the way Jordan did for me . . . many years ago.
I still root for MJ in HORSE against Bird (“off the wall, nothin’ but net”), and get chills when I hear “Sometimes I dream, that he is me. . .” While writing this post I unplugged the headphones from my computer, turned the sound all the way up and played the iconic Gatorade commercial. Every person over 30 in ear-shot immediately lit up, smiles ear-to-ear, prompting one guy to say, “Can you put that on repeat for the rest of the day?”
This undeniable and permanent reverence is at least partly responsible for Air Jordans' historical dominance of the resell market. Through 2014, Nike, including Jordan Brand, accounted for 96% of the sneaker resell market.
. . . and Yeezys resell like Air Jordans used to . . .
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As the saying goes...Biggs did it first and Jay put it in a verse.
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