Eminem is a US rapper, actor and record producer. His shoe collection features the Nike brand and has collaborated with them to design sneakers inspired by his career and for his charity contributions . Here are the shoes he has worn over the years and the sneaker collaborations he has made.
Nike Air Max Burst “Air Slim Shady”
Nicknamed shady burst, this grey sneaker over a suede and mesh design was the first of Eminem’s many collaborations. It was released in 2003 under the Nike Artist Series. This kick has Eminem’s logo on the outsole, sockliner and lace deubre and an air slim shady embroidery on the tongue.
Nike Air Force 1 Low “Shady Records”
This pair of kicks was given to shady records as a gift in 2004 after the release of Eminem’s album “Encore”. This sneaker featuring the Nike Air Force 1 was in black, white and grey with Eminem’s patent on the side and shady records logo on the heel.
Nike Air Force 1 Low “ENCORE”
The shady records release was followed by this pair of kicks in the same year designed for Eminem’s friends and family. The colors remained the same (black, grey and white) but the heel was embellished with encore and it lacked Eminem’s patent.
Nike Air Force 1 Low White “Shady Records”
Also released in 2004, this air force 1 was also given as a gift to shady records which is clear from the logo embellished on the heel. It was white in color with a transparent outsole and a sockliner representing the entire shady records.
Air Jordan 4 Retro “ENCORE”
Released in 2005, this sneaker was produced for Eminem’s family and friends and very few pairs released to the public. The sneaker came in blue, red, black and grey with Encore and Eminem embellishments.
Nike Air Max 1 “Charity Series” – Big Proof
This pair of kicks was released in 2006 in memory of D12’s member Proof and as charity towards Eminem’s Marshall Mathers Foundation by auctioning several pairs on eBay and in Nike stores. It featured a message written on the heel in memory of Big Proof.
Nike Air Max 90 “Charity Series” – Eminem
This air max charity series featured a Nike Air Max 90 in green, blue, grey, white and black and an Eminem embroidery. Only eight pairs were made.
Nike Air Max 93 “Charity Series” – D12
This charity series featured a Nike Air Max 93 by D12. This pair of kicks came in grey with the mudguard in elephant print and a D12 embroidery. It was released in 2006.
Nike Air 180 “Charity Series” – Shade 45
This shade 45 sneaker came about during the Charity Air Max Series. Shade 45 is Eminem’s radio station. The kicks were designed in white, orange, purple, black and grey with a shade 45 embroidery on the heel. I t was released in 2006.
Nike Air Max 95 “Charity Series” – Goliath
Inspired by Shady records co founder Paul Rosenberg, this pair of kicks made it in the charity series featuring air max in 2006. The color scheme included grey, white and bits of orange.
Nike Air Max 97 “Charity Series”- Shady Records
Also released in 2006 under the air max charity series by Eminem, this pair of kicks featured the Air Max 97 in bright colors. The shoe also featured the shady records logo embroidery.
Nike Air Max 360 “Charity Series” – Interscope Records
This interscope runner was designed by Christian Clancy featuring Air Max 360 for the air max charity series. It featured an interscope embroidery and was released in 2006.
Nike Air Max 2003 “Charity Series” – Eminem
This was the final charity series runner that year. It featured a black base and the color orange. The runner also featured an Eminem patent.
Air Jordan Retro II “The Way I Am”
Featuring the Air Jordan II, Eminem promoted the release of his autobiography “The Way I Am” in 2008. The shoe comprised of Eminem’s lyrics on the mudguard and collar and grey and black colors. Limited pairs of this shoe were made to honor his hometown, Detroit and was sol online through Air Jordan Flight Club.
Air Jordan 4 ‘Eminem’
The Air Jordan 4 by Eminem upper is a Carhartt Twill, has laces that are waxed, has a translucent outsole, an interior made of leather, Eminem’s patent and an imitation of Jason Vorhee mask on the heel tabs. This pair of kicks was released in 2015.