Spike Lee

SPIKE LEE Spike Lee is a film director who played a key role in the early years of the Air Jordan line, endorsing the sneakers via his Mars Blackmon character in ad campaigns. Lee has maintained a close role with Jordan Brand since, resulting in hybrid models like the Jordan Spiz’ike and the Jordan Son of Mars being named after him.

Spike Lee

Tinker Hatfield Celebrates Spike Lee’s Cannes Film Festival Presidency With Exclusive Air Jordan 1

As Spike Lee took the role of Jury President for the 73rd Annual Cannes Film Festival, Tinker Hatfield quickly took to the drawing boarding, designing...

By Michael Le July 6, 2021

Spike Lee’s Son Designed The Jordan Mars 270

Ever since the days of Mars Blackmon in the ’80s, Spike Lee and Jordan Brand have had a long and bountiful relationship, working together on...

By Ross Dwyer June 18, 2019

Spike Lee Reveals Golden Air Jordan 3 Tinker For Oscars

Spike Lee is maintaining the tradition of wearing hot kicks on red carpet affairs, and his friendship with the good folks over at Jordan Brand...

By Sneaker News February 23, 2019

The Jordan Son Of Mars Low Arrives In Three Suede Tones For Fall

The Jordan Son Of Mars Low, a Spike Lee-inspired silhouette that combines design elements from the Jordan 3, Jordan 4, Jordan 5, and Jordan 6...

By Ross Dwyer June 27, 2018

The Jordan Son Of Mars Gets A Georgetown Colorway

The Jordan Son Of Mars, a Spike Lee-inspired hybrid silhouette that draws from the Air Jordan 3, 4, 5, 6 and 20 has arrived in...

By Ross Dwyer May 15, 2018

Spike Lee’s Jordan Son Of Mars Low Makes A Surprise Return

After Spike Lee’s birthday this past Wednesday, one of his collaborative shoes with Jordan Brand, the Son Of Mars Low has made a surprise return...

By Ross Dwyer March 25, 2018

The Spike Lee x Air Jordan 1 Quickstrike Releases Tomorrow Only In Brooklyn

It’s about time we got an Air Jordan 1 with the approval of Spike Lee stamped on it. Sure, the Mars Blackmon character didn’t help...

By Patrick Johnson June 15, 2017

Spike Lee Teases A Jordan Quickstrike Release On Friday

Update: The Spike Lee x Air Jordan 1 will release as a quickstrike on June 16th, 2017 exclusively at an undisclosed location in Fort Greene,...

By Patrick Johnson June 14, 2017

Spike Lee Honors A Tribe Called Quest’s Epic Grammy Performance With Custom Jordans

A Tribe Called Quest shut down the Grammys and shouted a deliberate anti-Trump message, calling the current President “Agent Orange” during their performance and chanting...

By Patrick Johnson February 16, 2017