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Yeezy Quantum Madness: Kanye West Gives Away Free Sneakers at NBA All-Star 2020

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By Alan Blake

On Friday, Kanye West took to the streets of Chicago, perhaps in the best of the NBA All-Stars Game mood making his Yeezy Quantum shoe giveaway. The ‘Closed on Sunday’ singer decided to surprise fans uniquely, gathering his team to handout the much-anticipated brand.

The superstar plans to release the shoes on February 16, and a grab of the pair on 14th was a huge thing. They made the giveaways in hush-hush locations, showing up in Wicker Park and around the United Center in the afternoon.

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Secret Sherp ATVs Parked in Chicago All Day Long

Kanye West and Kim Kardashian West
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The Chicago temperatures were not a notable obstacle. Despite the cold freezing weather rocking the city, fans were willing to step on the icy pavements and give up their wears to get the Yeezy Adidas model.

The entrepreneur and rapper’s team spent the entire day going rounds in the city with fans literary chasing after the trucks. The crew parked the Secret Sharp ATVs at different stops to dispense the brand. A pair of the eagerly awaited shoe will retail at $250.

Fans Trade $395 Wear for a $250 Brand

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In 2018, Kanye West took to social media to hint about his upcoming shoe model, and fans have been eagerly waiting for it. In his post, he shared photos of the model, along with reports that suggested the NBA would not approve the shoe due to its reflective aspect.

Fans, however, could not hide their love for the brand when he introduced it for the first time as free gifts. As usatoday.com reported, some were ready to give up even more expensive shoes retailing at $395, just to have Kanye Wests Yeezy Adidas.

Kanye West’s Fashion Line Not New on the Headlines

Rapper Kanye West holding Yeezy made from Algae
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Although the Friday’s surprise gift was a big deal, the rapper’s fashion line is not new when it comes to hitting the headlines for all the good reasons. Last year, West released some church merchandise following his Easter Sunday performance at Coachella.

The new gospel music artist’s church wears were religiously and sold at different prices, with $50 being the least for a pair of socks. The T-shirts branded ‘Trust God’ were worth $70, while crew neck sweat shirts went for $225. The sweatshirts bore ‘Holy Spirit’ written on them.

Kanye West Working on Growing Congregation

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Even though the rapper is doing great in his fashion business, he is not leaving behind his spiritual and family matters. He is currently seeking to grow his congregation further, with reports indicating he plans to bring Prince Harry and Meghan Markle on board.

The former senior royals recently moved to North America following their Megxit, and Kanye is not letting the chance go. Kanye West is also seeing a sex therapist along with his wife Kim Kardashian, and it is notably not their first time.

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