Without Air Max 270, J Balvin and Jordan Brand have another hit on the way. El Colombiano now takes on Jordan’s second signature shoe alongside Union and OFF-WHITE as the Air Jordan 2’s hyped return is underway.Balvin’s caption also read “la saga continúa,” or “the saga continues,” furthering beliefs that a second partnership with Jordan Brand could be on the horizon. He previously worked alongside the brand in 2020, becoming the company’s first Latin artist collaborator with his kaleidoscope-like “Colores y Vibras” Air Jordan 1.
Teased via Instagram, the J Balvin x Air Jordan 2 features a padded upper, giving them a luxurious look, as well as glow-in-the-dark accents on the tongue and rubber outsole. Also, the Jumpman logo will have new ‘AIR’ branding, which appears to feature a lightning bolt.the AJ2 features a quilted-like upper. While the rest of the shoe details are unknown, we anticipate a colorful take on the AJ2, much like his Air Jordan 1 collaboration.The reggaeton superstar teased a pair of images on Instagram that reveal MJ’s second signature model made over with glowing detailing.
This J Balvin x Air Jordan 1 High OG, first seen at the Super Bowl LIV halftime show in February, is made of canvas with irregular cuts, unfinished edges, and a rainbow palette that gives a nod to the singer's iconic aesthetic.He becomes the first Latino artist to collaborate on the iconic silhouette, Balvin’s Air Jordan 1 features a vibrant tie-dye design on a layered canvas upper designed jagged edges, exposed foam tongues completed with a set of three velcro icons on the heel and Balvin’s Happy Face logo covering the tongue label of the left shoe. Black laces atop a clean White rubber sole completes the design.