Usher Goes Sneaker Shopping with Complex


  • Added:  10 months ago
  • Usher goes Sneaker Shopping at Kith in New York City with Joe La Puma and talks about his custom Air Jordans, if Adidas is doing enough for the black community, and his best Michael Jordan story.

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Comments: 1 157

  • sebastian santiago
    sebastian santiago 6 hours ago

    What Nikes are those in 5:43, Presto Olympic? 🤔

  • canada819
    canada819 9 hours ago

    Herpes

  • Noel Flores
    Noel Flores 9 hours ago

    herpes?

  • Noel Flores
    Noel Flores 9 hours ago

    herpes?

  • Arturo Soledad
    Arturo Soledad 13 hours ago

    I got those air force 180 💯

  • orfeu levy
    orfeu levy 1 day ago

    What music is this that plays at the beginning of the video

  • mattwedgeman
    mattwedgeman 3 days ago

    Kyrie 3's please sir, thank you.

  • Mick Faust
    Mick Faust 3 days ago

    Adidas should make sneakers in the US? Why? It is a German company. Does Nike make sneakers in Germany? No they don't. Sneakers are expensive enough. Be fair, you can't just call one shoe company out like that and not demand the same thing from other companies. And it's not just "African Americans" that made Adidas as cool as they are today. Messi, Stan Smith, Jeremy Scott, Yohji Yamamoto, Alexander Wang, Pogba etc. all do and did great for the Brand too.

  • The Insane WWE Fan
    The Insane WWE Fan 6 days ago

    3:40 is Usher a Black Supremacist

  • 14GILBEM
    14GILBEM 6 days ago

    What was that sneak at 5:40?????

  • Juan Bonilla
    Juan Bonilla 7 days ago

    $10 dollars for toothpicks wtf

  • Ashton Hanson
    Ashton Hanson 14 days ago

    Why does adidas have to be doing things specifically for the black community? They're doing things for the sneaker community. Joe just asked what he throught about them and he says for African American people which had nothing to with anything. And adidas is a German company. More people by adidas in Europe then anywhere else.

  • michael garavito
    michael garavito 16 days ago

    why does usher look exactly the same when i was 6 years old?

  • Angel Swaz
    Angel Swaz 17 days ago

    I used to find usher ugly and I never took the time to see one of his interviews but damn this man is smart, humble, and chill. His personality made me see him in a different more positive way.

  • ErmacBigma
    ErmacBigma 18 days ago

    He seems seems chill its my only prob with Usher is that he discovered Justin

  • Tankyy 2x
    Tankyy 2x 18 days ago

    Usher had the clamp god nines on bruh

  • 1204nedes
    1204nedes 18 days ago

    Oh and also wtf is "if it's American sold why can't it be American made?" 🙄 you're losing me usher,there's us product being sold all over the world ,does it mean every country needs to make it "xyz made"? 🤦🏻‍♂️adidas is a German brand. Puma as well. Nike is American. Always been,always will be. But more importantly,who cares?

  • 1204nedes
    1204nedes 18 days ago

    Jeez why does race need to be brought into every single fucking topic... "what is adidas doing for the aa culture?"...😒 not everything is going to be a cultural and a racial thing,we're all PEOPLE and that's all that matters. At least that's how I see it. No race,religion,sexual preference etc makes me treat anyone any differently. You're either a good or a bad person to me,PERIOD.

  • Eesa Fredericks
    Eesa Fredericks 18 days ago

    Adidas is GERMAN FFS

  • For Realzys
    For Realzys 21 day ago

    I fuck with usher dude has a great shoe game, great voice, smart asf, chill asf, he's a all around star

  • guperhec
    guperhec 23 days ago

    let me get some vans. Atwood khaki. 8.5

  • N Scales
    N Scales 26 days ago

    What are the shoes from 5:13

  • jessesam
    jessesam 27 days ago

    hey usher.... give me your ring!!

  • Ky'mani Ar'min
    Ky'mani Ar'min 28 days ago

    Usher speaks facts at 4:09

  • Draking Bruh
    Draking Bruh 1 month ago

    2:55 Facts.

  • Joshua Desta
    Joshua Desta 1 month ago

    he dodged that question like a G

  • Miles Brust
    Miles Brust 1 month ago

    Curry under amours suck shit

  • pj.repak
    pj.repak 1 month ago

    "I'm open to all brands" *buys all Nike*

  • 101712s
    101712s 1 month ago

    Usher raymen

  • Kisha Savage
    Kisha Savage 1 month ago

    ya baby usher

  • AussieWarrior
    AussieWarrior 1 month ago

    dat FDB line :)

  • Irfan Aiuba
    Irfan Aiuba 1 month ago

    name of the first instrumental??

  • Naomi Jones
    Naomi Jones 1 month ago

    When usher is about gender equality 😍😍😍

  • Paige
    Paige 1 month ago

    I understand the fact that it would be hard for another country to bring their product into America and let it be American made but we do need jobs here and I think what he's saying is that the more products made and bought in America the more success poor Americans get by being able to find more work. It's not that we as Americans don't like having an agreement with another country to purchase their product but that the more things that can be American made (cars for instance) the better job coverage and less lay offs and unemployment we have.

  • kareem xiong
    kareem xiong 1 month ago

    Drake !!!

  • TheHerbitonican
    TheHerbitonican 1 month ago

    People are tripping because he said he wanted shoes produced in the U.S. Lets be real here you should want any big name brand that has good sales to produce stuff in your country. regardless of where you are from.... thats just being smart... Im an American and wish we produced everything we sale... if i was Chinese id still want to produce everything they sale.

  • Michael St.fort
    Michael St.fort 1 month ago

    Usher is woke AF

  • peter raith
    peter raith 1 month ago

    Nicki Minaj goes sneaker shopping

  • Chris McMillion
    Chris McMillion 1 month ago

    that beat at the intro is insane

  • Andrew Brewer
    Andrew Brewer 1 month ago

    cause Curry's ain't heat bruh

  • Cassidy Kicks
    Cassidy Kicks 1 month ago

    He lives in my neighborhood lol

  • Ryan Watts
    Ryan Watts 1 month ago

    He's acting intelligent until that making shoes in America part

  • Malik Stewart
    Malik Stewart 1 month ago

    Intro song?

  • That BOI
    That BOI 1 month ago

    look at the hats it shows k k k

  • Her Culiz14
    Her Culiz14 1 month ago

    This guy paid $10 for toothpicks and I'm having lunch at McDonald ordering dollar burger.

  • OleAnderson
    OleAnderson 1 month ago

    if a pair of fucking shoes is "what people from impoverished backgrounds think are important" or whatever the fuck he just said then those people are actually fucking retarded.

  • Logan Simpson
    Logan Simpson 1 month ago

    What's that song called in the beginning

  • Christopher Nieman
    Christopher Nieman 1 month ago

    how do you brand toothpicks?

  • Adrian Kay
    Adrian Kay 1 month ago

    You gotta love this man! Usher is a very intelligent dude who's very empathetic. And a lot of this is shown in this episode. Plus he likes footscapes, them shits is fire!

  • phobizzle sn
    phobizzle sn 1 month ago

    urrsher !!! #complex #winning

  • Kayla Coleman
    Kayla Coleman 1 month ago

    They need to have Cardi B on here.

  • Benedikt L
    Benedikt L 1 month ago

    why should Adidas be American made it doesn't make sense because it's German it's like saying Cadillac schould be made in France or somewhere not American???

  • Chris Repp
    Chris Repp 1 month ago

    Wait this man is 5'7 and wears a size 11?

  • Rocco Zequeira
    Rocco Zequeira 1 month ago

    This dude has Amazing personality !

  • prakigam
    prakigam 1 month ago

    * Zaytoven Goes Sneaker Shopping with Complex

  • Dominick Spinoso
    Dominick Spinoso 2 months ago

    Go shopping with Ayo and Teo

  • Robby Greene
    Robby Greene 2 months ago

    They paying niggas 😂

  • Carlos Rodriguez
    Carlos Rodriguez 2 months ago

    Get La flame🔥

  • Gucci Versace
    Gucci Versace 2 months ago +1

    It can't be American made because Americans are lazy and they'll fuck up the product

  • Logan Simpson
    Logan Simpson 2 months ago

    what is the beginning song called

  • Mirela Aleksa
    Mirela Aleksa 2 months ago

    What the rapper responds with after "Hopefully he's gonna buy some sneakers" tells a lot about who they are lol that's why I think usher loves buying expensive shit to show off 😂

  • Will Cosby
    Will Cosby 2 months ago

    Name of the instrumental at the beginning?

  • Oliver Nicholls
    Oliver Nicholls 2 months ago

    If I was to become a rapper or some shit I reckon one of the biggest honours would be getting asked to go sneaker shopping with complex

  • Garret U
    Garret U 2 months ago +2

    Learn a word a day with Usher: Opulent

  • Abigial Rosser
    Abigial Rosser 2 months ago +2

    It's not black created...the guy who designed the most famous Jordan sneakers is WHITE.

  • special Gamer
    special Gamer 2 months ago

    who thinks taht boost is on styrofoam

  • nabill raj
    nabill raj 2 months ago

    get kanye

  • Jesse Clifton
    Jesse Clifton 2 months ago

    Usher doesn't realize Adidas is a German brand not American

  • Jacob Meyer
    Jacob Meyer 3 months ago

    tell usher say hi to me ok

  • Μιχάλης Κυδώνης

    Guys maybe the intro song??

  • O B
    O B 3 months ago

    the Nike Spiridon was every where in this vid!

  • Evgeni Kowalski
    Evgeni Kowalski 3 months ago

    Can someone tell me what is the intro song name?

  • Andy Thomas
    Andy Thomas 3 months ago

    Usher and Paul George are the same person

  • Jada Blaze
    Jada Blaze 3 months ago +5

    Its funny how User says what has Adidas done for the African American Community but don't ask what has Michael Jordan done for the African American community but rip them off for high price sneakers.

  • Uncle Drew
    Uncle Drew 3 months ago

    Complex guy-"would you ever buy currys

    Usher-("laughs")

  • Logan Scott
    Logan Scott 3 months ago

    Bruh he bought a cup and tooth picks

  • Adam Lopez
    Adam Lopez 3 months ago

    they freaking charged him for the cup wtf

  • Muaz Rabbani
    Muaz Rabbani 3 months ago

    pretty sure he got more than 6 sneakers

  • Pedroj Orta
    Pedroj Orta 3 months ago

    Usher looks like Paul George

  • Sneaker Files Long Lost son

    I'm at a very fortunate part of my life where I can save some money and my parents wouldn't mind lending me some money for sneakers, I get a new pair about every month and would probably have more If i begged but I don't like being like that towards my parents, so I'm very grateful for that 🙂 have a nice day

  • Double D
    Double D 3 months ago

    "Why can't it be American made?" Thank you Usher!

  • Polo Danni
    Polo Danni 4 months ago

    talking ish and you don't even sell steph curry shoes..  #failed

  • Polo Danni
    Polo Danni 4 months ago

    extremely intellectual

  • Indrajeet Naik
    Indrajeet Naik 4 months ago

    YASSSSS FINALLY SOMEONE WHO SPEAKS INTELLIGENT ENGLISH AND IS EDUCATED WELL!!!!! I remember listening to usher as a kid!

  • Ashton Monroe
    Ashton Monroe 4 months ago

    Get young ma on the show

  • pule lebajoa
    pule lebajoa 4 months ago +2

    Joe please get Drake on the show

  • Dj Austin
    Dj Austin 4 months ago

    they need to do bill gates

  • God Clutch
    God Clutch 4 months ago

    Usher looks like Paul George lol

  • Nizzy S
    Nizzy S 4 months ago

    that intro beat tho 🔥🔥

  • Titos SS
    Titos SS 4 months ago

    Wow he's a lot smarter than I thought lol keep up the good work

  • Anthony Boaheng
    Anthony Boaheng 4 months ago

    what beat is that in the beginning

  • Goddess Brit
    Goddess Brit 4 months ago

    Jordan married a white chick? I didn't know that.

  • Deon Lee
    Deon Lee 4 months ago

    Even though adidas are killing it in terms of sale but I don't see any celebrities getting those in COMPLEX 🤔

  • YRN GAMING
    YRN GAMING 4 months ago

    He cut dat ugly ass mohawk off😂😂😂😂🤣🤣🤣💀

  • Jahbril Porter-Ollarvia

    Usher speaking the truth wholetime

  • George Adams
    George Adams 4 months ago +1

    Bruh this nigga the biggest star they've done this with yet he gets lowest views smh

  • Luther Kelly
    Luther Kelly 4 months ago

    You need to contact post Malone and go sneaker shopping wit him

  • _Rc_Drift_86
    _Rc_Drift_86 4 months ago

    PLEASE DO EMINEM!!!!!!!!!!! PLEASE

  • Jesse Menbreno
    Jesse Menbreno 4 months ago

    Damn this was one of the most intellectual episodes y'all done

  • Arabgamer 234
    Arabgamer 234 4 months ago +1

    Do one with disghner

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