April 30th, 2013 by Brendan Dunne
The last couple of times we saw Rihanna, she was on a little bit of a Reebok tear. It looks like she hasn’t completely left the Air Jordan retro world behind though. Rih was recently spotted out in NYC wearing the Air Jordan 1 “Joker”, one of the more under-the-radar styles from Jordan Brand’s extended 2013 All-Star group. In 2013 it’s been a little hard for an Air Jordan 1 to make significant noise without the “Nike Air” attached, so we forgive you if you’d already forgotten about this particular colorway. Continue reading for photos of Rihanna, her umbrella, and her Air Jordan 1s on feet right after the jump.
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February 4th, 2013 by Aaron Hope
Joining the flurry of recent Air Jordan 1 Retro activity is a new colorway coming up echoing the colors from a soon-to-release Air Jordan III. This ‘Joker’ Jordan 1 has an upper that’s half black leather, half purple suede atop a lavender midsole, which eliminates the slight #XX8DaysOfFlight lean from by those Threes. These wouldn’t at first glance appear to be a candidate for OG-style ‘NIKE AIR’ branding, but then again, we wouldn’t have necessarily expected the SVSM edition before images surfaced over the weekend. Stick with Sneaker News for updates including US release information and let us know how these compare to the rest of the pending AJ1s and the ‘other’ Joker.
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