Kanye West and DJ Khaled have been working on new music together at the producer’s lavish Miami home for the past few days.
During their Saturday session, Khaled took a brief time out to surprise the rap superstar with a pair of very rare Jordan sneakers.
And from the look of the big beaming smile on Ye’s face, he was more than appreciative of the gesture, which isn’t easy considering there were only 100 pairs made, which Khaled said. repeatedly noted in an Instagram video.
Surprise! DJ Khaled brought a big, beaming smile to Kanye West’s face when he presented him with a pair of extremely rare Jordan sneakers at his home studio in Miami, Florida on Saturday.
Khaled documented their latest musical collaboration on his social media platforms, although he made sure not to add any audio to avoid any leaks of their new songs on the internet.
But that wasn’t the case with the release of her surprise gift for West. The audio was crystal clear as he grabbed a box of sneakers from above a speaker and pulled the sneakers out.
‘You wear a size 12, don’t you?’ the record producer (born Khaled Mohammed Khaled), 46, asks, to which Ye was quick to reply, “Yes sir.”
“Only 100 made,” Khaled repeats over and over, while displaying the shoes like a real salesman.
Man in black: The rapper and producer was dressed in an all-black ensemble, which included his new knee-high black leather boots and matching jacket
Seller: “Only 100 made,” Khaled repeats over and over in the video, while displaying the sneakers like a real seller
Extremely rare: In the clip, Khaled showed off the Jordans highlighting the design, which is blue with a black and white pattern along the edges of the front and heel
Dressed in black leather knee-high boots, West was almost speechless as he watched with his bright smile as his friend continued to show off the Jordans pointing out the design, which is blue with a black pattern and white along the front and heel edges.
“Ah, man,” the I Love It hitmaker first said, admiring the surprise gesture. Khaled reminded Ye that he could wear the shoes at the upcoming Fashion Week event the hip-hop legend was scheduled to attend.
Former basketball player Justin Laboy was also hanging out during the collaborative session, and Khaled extended the gift to him by handing him a pair of the rare Jordans in his shoe size.
“Let me take yours, yours is here,” the social media influencer could be heard saying, also appreciating the surprise gesture.
Stunned: Initially, the rap superstar was nearly speechless when presented with the rare Jordans
Gifted again! Khaled also gifted former basketball player and social media influencer Justin Laboy his own pair of rare Jordans.
It works: Leboy showed off his surprise sneakers on camera on Saturday
The new lady in Ye’s life, girlfriend Julia Fox, also attended the sessions and posted videos on Instagram. Ye and Khaled can be seen rocking together, swaying from side to side, while listening to their new creations.
‘Day 2 after doing some special tweaks, then @therealmikedean and YE did some very special tweaks, I haven’t slept working with YE, it’s still on a different level! WATCH ME WORK!’ the I’m The One star gushed in the caption of a post earlier on Saturday, adding, “THEY DON’T WANT US TO WIN SO WE WILL WIN MORE!!!!!!!!!”
Moments later, he posted another video of the two music men rocking out to their new track.
‘What I love about making music when the artist leaves and comes back to hear all the new sprinklings and special tweaks. It is inspiring to go even further! KHALED X YE @kanyewest @therealmikedean call you soon rest up call you soon,’ he wrote in the caption.
Collaboration: The new lady in Ye’s life, girlfriend Julia Fox, was also present for the sessions and posted videos on Instagram
Studio time: Ye and Khaled can be seen rocking together, swaying from side to side, while listening to their new creations at Khaled’s home studio
Moving in stereo: the two musicians did not hesitate to share their enthusiasm for the caera
‘Movin’ to the groovin’: I haven’t slept working with YE, it’s always a different level,’ Khaled wrote in the caption earlier on Saturday
Collaborators: The duo have worked together, periodically, over the years