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Q: Adidas Yeezy: Originals designed by Kanye West

A Kanye Omari West is an American recording artist who was raised in Chicago. Mr West has become a global hip-hop superstar, and is just the type of personality/celebrity that Adidas like to represent their brand in North America; Adidas has appealed to urban Afriian American subcultures ever since RUN DMC wore the Superstar sneaker in the 1980's. Kanye West is also a record producer and fashion designer. Yeezy is Mr West's fashion label, and he has previously collaborated with Nike, Louis Vuitton and Bape.

Yeezy Boost 350, designed by Kayne West for Adidas, and a much sort after limited edition sneaker.

Adidas Yeezy is a collection of Adidas Originals clothing / footwear designed by Kanye West. At present, Adidas Yeezy is a limited edition collection, with pieces periodically released. The first Yeezy footwear was released in 2015, and included the following pieces: Yeezy Boost 750, Yeezy Boost 350, Yeezy 950 Duckboot, Yeezy Boost 550 and Yeezy 1050 Duckboot. The Adidas Yeezy Boost 350 are pictured above. Adidas Yeezy shoes are in high demand; the shoe pictured above may be a convincing fake - which was recently for sale on Amazon. The Adidas UK webstore does not currently have any Adidas Yeezy shoes for sale, but you can signup for updates if any shoes become available for sale. Adidas have collaborated with a number of music stars to produce limited edition footwear and clothing; Rita Ora is currently collaborating with Adidas.