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Top 10 Best Jordan Shoes Of All Time

There is only one NBA legend that has builded a billion dollar sneaker empire. Today, more than 15 years after his retention from the game, Michael Jordan’s heritage continues to be unrivaled. His GOAT status was verified when the ESPN docudrama, making it one of the best documentary movie in the network’s background. However, when speaking about the best and most popular Jordan Shoes ever since they were first launched in 1985, there has been a wide range of brand-new lines presented to one of the most wanted basketball sneakers. Which shoe pair would you like to have in your collection? Grab these promptly while supply lasts. Below is a checklist of the best Jordans of all time ranked.

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Air Jordan 1 Chicago

One of the most desired and also greatest Jordans are Nike Air Jordan 1 Retro Chicago. Last launched in 2015, these legendary sneakers became a staple for streetwear ballers as well for the basketball followers. The popularity of the Chicago colourway is increasing overtime.

Release years: 1985, 1994, 2013, 2015
Colourway: White/Varsity Red-Black
Insole material: Foam
Outsole material: Rubber
Shoe shaft style: High Top

Air Jordan 4 ‘Bred’ Black Cement

As a timeless silhouette, the Air Jordan 4 Black Cement Sneakers are featuring a red shoe sole, black upper, grey tones, white midsole plus black, with white as well as grey accents. While bulky in comparison to modern-day AJs, we would not neglect the fact that this model is among the very best looking Jordans of all time.

Release years: 1989, 1999, 2008, 2012, 2019
Colourway: Black/Cement Grey-Summit White-Fire Red
Shoe shaft style: High Top

Air Jordan 1 Retro High ‘Pine Green’

Enlarging the “Black Toe” feature, these Pine Green Retro High sneakers aren’t simply among the most wanted Air Jordans made, they’re possibly the only model that Celtics followers can welcome. The shoe upper of this Jordan 1s Retro High is created from white, black leather Swoosh, sail midsole, as well as pine green outsole that completes the style.

Release years: 2018, 2020
Upper material: Leather
Colourway: Pine green
Outsole material: Rubber

Jordan 11 Bred Playoffs

Initially worn by in April 1996, the AJ 11 in Black/Red/White are playoff-ready. This variant is the 2019 version, which noted the initial launch for the model in 7 years. The footwear places high up on MJ’s grails and is most certainly one of the very best Air Jordan footwear of perpetuity.

Release years: 1995, 2001, 2008, 2012, 2019
Upper material: Patent leather
Outsole material: Rubber
Colourway: Black/True Red/White

Air Jordan 1 Retro Shattered Backboard

Influenced by the orange and also black jersey jacket that MJ wore when he smashed the backboard in an Italian basketball game in 1986, these Jordan 1s has become widely popular as the harsh ones.

Launched in: 2015
Upper material: Leather
Colourway: Black/Pale Vanilla Starfish

Jordan 4 Retro ‘Black Cat’

Highlighting a Black & Light Graphite color scheme, these AJ 4s are refreshing our memory of Michael Jordan’s well-known ‘Black Cat’ nickname, a concept which is better discovered throughout Jordan 13s. It cops a complete black-based shoe upper with small elements of grey on the Jumpman tongue tags.

Released in: 2006, 2020
Upper material: Leather
Colourway: Black/Black-Light Graphite

Air Jordan 1 Retro Royal

Commonly referred to as Mikes much-loved colourway, the Royal Blue Sneakers has become a part of a basketball mythology. Originally photographed by Chuck Kohn in 1985, the image of Michael putting on the sneakers ended up being an immediate hit on the court, even MJ never ever wore that color scheme before. Ever since that event, these blue trainers have been released 3 times, validating their standing as one of the most iconic AJs basketball shoes in history.

Released in: 1985, 2001, 2013, 2017
Upper material: Leather
Colourway: Black/Varsity Royal White

Jordan 1 Retro High Dior

The Dior x Nike Air Jordan 1 Retro High is definitely one of the most wanted collaborations (read popular) of all time. Made of a premium white leather shoe upper, combined with wolf grey overlays as well as the timeless Dior tag on the swoosh, this model is definitely in the list as one of the most the most pricey Jordans shoes ever made and it’s available in both low and high versions.

Released in: 2020
Upper material: Leather
Colourway: Wolf Grey/ Sail Photon

Jordan 5 Retro x Off-White

This pair pays tribute to the 1st AJ pair of shoes that Virgil possessed, the AJ5 Black Metallic. What is different now is that Abloh has actually reimagined the conventional shape with contemporary Nike Air technology to develop a modern-day standard.

Released in: 2019
Upper material: Synthetic
Outsole material: Leather
Style: High Top
Colourway: Black/Muslin Fire-Red

Air Jordan 1 Mid Triple White

Ended up being a staple of the urban rap follower’s closets, today, this monochrome colorway is one of the most preferred pairs of Nike Jordan among the young sneakerheads, the ‘Triple White’ is as fresh as they come. With a white on white color scheme, these all white mid jordans are certainly among the most popular shoes simply because you can wear them with anything.

Released in: 2018, 2019, 2020
Upper material: Leather
Outsole material: Leather
Style: High Top
Colourway: White/White/White

Air Jordan 11 Concored

Back in 1995, NBA player took the court and into sneaker history with this now legendary pair of Air Jordan 11s. In that time, this model was never-before seen, with its patent leather shoe upper and translucent sole. Today, the Concord XI is still referred to as one of the best Air Jordan shoes ever and thanks to the number 45 at the heel, also one of the biggest sneaker collector items.

Release years: 1995, 2006, 2011, 2018
Colourway: White/Black-Concord
Style: High Top

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More Than Five Million People Tried to Purchase Dior x Air Jordan 1 OGs

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The French fashion brand Dior released the extremely limited Air Jordan 1s at a very heavy price tag and thanks to Generation Z and millennial’s FOMO – three thousand pairs were completely sold out in just a few hours.

Why is Jordan 1 Dior so expensive?

According to WWD, more than five million sneakerheads subscribed for a chance to win a pair of Dior x Nike Air Jordan 1 OG Shoes, even only 8,000 pairs were actually made for sale.

These mega popular sneakers were released on June 25th, 2020 and according to WWD, more than five million bidders subscribed for a chance to win a pair of Dior x Nike Air Jordan 1 OG Shoes at that price (even only 8,000 pairs were made in total) Available at a specific dedicated Dior website where anyone could enter for a chance to buy, eather the high top or the low version of the sneaker. However, only three thousand pairs were available for a sale, because the other five thousand were reserved for Dior’s high-top clients, such as Kylie Jenner. Only few hours later, registration has been closed and sale was over.

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How much Dior Jordans cost?


Retiled for $2,200 USD, these sneakers are now on the secondary resell market, going high as $25,000 US and low with its price. Featuring a grey and white upper with ‘’Air Dior’’ branding on the tongues and above the wing’s logo, these wolf grey and dust white shoes were are perfect balance between classic Nike Air Jordans 1s style and high street luxury fashion that represents Dior.

Having status as the most popular sneakers in 2020, these shoes will definitely continue rising in popularity in 2021, too!