Kanye West's Popular Yeezy Sneakers: The Hottest Selling of All Time



By SZH Desk

June 05, 2023

In Oct. 2022, Adidas ended collaboration with Kanye West due to offensive remarks, including antisemitic comments. Uncertainty over 1.2B euros worth of unsold Yeezy sneakers.

Adidas CEO recently announced selling part of inventory to support social justice initiatives, addressing consequences of West's actions while directing resources toward impactful causes.

West's iconic Yeezy sneakers mesmerize sneakerheads, showcasing a curated collection of highly sought-after designs. Here, we highlight some of the popular Yeezy sneakers ever created:

Adidas Yeezy Boost 350

The debut Adidas Yeezy model that propelled Kanye West and Adidas to the mainstream. "Turtle Dove" colorway stands as one of the finest Yeezys ever.


Louis Vuitton Jasper

A high-top sneaker with a unique design that was co-created by Kanye West and Louis Vuitton. The shoe was very limited and expensive, making it a status symbol for many sneakerheads.


Adidas Yeezy Boost 350 V2

The most accessible Kanye West x Adidas design to date, with multiple colorway releases and restocks, making it widely available compared to previous Yeezy models.


Adidas Yeezy Boost 700

A chunky sneaker with a retro design that was inspired by dad shoes from the 1990s. The "Wave Runner" colorway is considered to be one of the best Yeezy 700s ever made.


Nike Air Yeezy II "Red October"

The final collaboration between Kanye West and Nike. The shoe was released in a limited quantity and featured a unique design with snakeskin, hieroglyphics, and a glow-in-the-dark sole.



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