In a radio interview with Ryan Seacrest, Kanye West stated that the Yeezy Boost will be limited to 9,000 pairs and will cost $350 a piece. Rumors of only 3,000 pairs produced of the Yeezy 750 Boost had been circling around, but this confirmation from Kanye himself provides some relief for those feature another chaotic episode similar to the Nike Yeezy releases of the past. Kanye also continues with details regarding future adidas Yeezy production, and says “Eventually everyone who wants Yeezys will get them”. Read more crucial excerpts from the interview below and stay tuned to your adidas Confirmed App, which is set to reveal the reservation time.
“We’re gonna show the presentation over the next two days, where if you’re a family in Brooklyn, you can bring your kids and just check it out. We’re gonna stream the presentation to 40 locations around the world. If you’re in Atlanta, and you’re a fresh kid, and you wore the Margielas, and you find out ‘Ye’s got this fashion show that you can see at 4 o’clock, there’s that energy and you can feel it! This isn’t about elitism, this isn’t about separatism.”
“The shoes come out this Saturday. There are only 9,000. They’re $350. I just wanna make sure we keep it safe. I’ve heard about people getting hurt over sneaker culture…Just be patient, we’ll make more Yeezys. Eventually everyone who wants Yeezys will get them.”
“Next year, my focus is high school uniforms. When I was growing up, kids were getting hurt for their sneakers.”