In addition to upcoming Air Jordan releases 2019, Jordan Brand designed an Air Jordan 3 for Spike Lee‘s Oscar win at the Academy Awards. The 91st Academy Awards ceremony recently took place on February 25th, 2019 at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles, California. BlacKkKlansman, Spike Lee’s biographical crime film, was nominated for six Academy Awards, namely for Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Director, Best Film Editing, Best Original Score, Best Picture, and Best Supporting Actor. Spike Lee actually ended up winning the Best Adapted Screenplay award for the film. Spike Lee walked onstage as the crowd thunderously applauded and was greeted by Samuel L. Jackson.
At this year’s 59th Annual Grammy Awards ceremony, the climate was filled with political distraught, even though there are plenty of liberal performers in the entertainment world. In particular, the hip-hop group A Tribe Called Quest really went all out with protesting President Donald Trump, joined by rappers like Anderson .Paak, Busta Rhymes and Consequence. Before performing their song “Award Tour” live, Q-Tip of ATCQ openly admitted that he represents the people. They dedicated their performance to the late member of the group, Phife Dawg. Apparently inspired by A Tribe Called Quest’s open protest, Spike Lee got a custom Air Jordan 1 pair design as a tribute to them. Continue reading Spike Lee’s Custom Air Jordan 1 Is A Nod To ATCQ’s Anti-Trump Message