adidas careers Kanye West’s ‘Red October’ Nikes going for
that the kicks were available on its website.
The “Red Octobers” sold out in 11 minutes, Vibe reported.
The current bid for one pair had reached 10 million pounds (nearly $16.4 million) by Monday afternoon. The shoes, a UK men’s size 8,
had 84 bids.
“These don’t need much of a description as most people that are looking at this listing know exactly what they’re looking at,” the seller wrote.
Comedian Kevin Hart got his hands on a pair of the coveted Nike Air Yeezy 2 ‘Red October’ sneakers, which sold out in a matter of minutes on Sunday. (kevinhart4real via Instagram)
The auction is scheduled to end on Feb. 16.
Other eBay sellers are auctioning off the shoes for anywhere from $2,
000 to $12,300.
West and Nike have had a rocky relationship. In November 2013, he slammed the label for supposedly refusing to pay him royalties. The two parted ways and West inked a reportedly lucrative deal with Adidas.