The Air Jordan 6 x Social Status – Collabing With Social Status

air jordan 6 x social status

(Updated 2/21/2019)

Name Of Sneaker: Air Jordan 6 x Social Status

Best Place To Purchase: Ebay.com

Price Range (At The Time Of This Review): $269.25 – $520.00

Available Sizes: Men

Hey sneaker heads! Did you happen to catch the NBA 2019 All-Star events?? There is another sneaker that was made to celebrate the All-Star weekend, but has released today. The Jordan Brand has teamed up with The Social Status, a men’s clothing retailer based in Charlotte NC, to produce the Air Jordan 6 x Social Status. Their job is to introduce their customers to the latest upscale street fashion such as Jordan, Nike, Adidas, and many more. Originally named the Air Jordan 6 Pony Hair, these sneakers are definitely selling. Are these going to be your next cop?? If so, you can make a purchase now.

Social Status Meaning (According to Socialstatuspgh.com)

  • Inspired by prosperity and therefore the ambition, strategy, and execution vital to reach that point of success.
  • Embraces failures and our ability to learn from them, develop them into beneficial experiences, and propel us into a dominant social class.
  • Encompasses the processes and patience necessary to progress through social class.
  • Requires the ultimate commitment and work ethic, pushing through to the next social rank, and acquiring the fruits of labor as payment for the journey.

Who Is Michael Jordan?

Michael Jordan is a retired professional basketball player who has played for 15 seasons in NBA for the Chicago Bulls, and the Washington Wizards. During his time at the University of North Carolina in 1982, he played basketball for the North Carolina Tar Heels, and was drafted for the Chicago Bulls in 1984. He was able to entertain the crowd with his prolific scoring, defensive plays, and his ability to perform slam dunks from the free throw line at the slam dunk contests, which has earned him the nicknames: Air Jordan and His Airness.

He has won his first NBA Championship with the Bulls in 1991, and also winning again in 1992 and 1993 (three-peat). During the 1993-1994 NBA season, MJ has retired from basketball in order to pursue a minor career in baseball. In March 1995, MJ has announced his return to the NBA, and has led the Bulls to three additional championships during 1996-1998. In 1999, MJ retired from the NBA for the second time, but return again to play for the Washington Wizards during 2001-2003. Currently, MJ is the owner and chairman of the Charlotte Hornets.

MJ has numerous career highlights and awards:

  • 6 times NBA champion (1991-1993, 1996-1998)
  • 6 times NBA Finals MVP (1991-1993, 1996-1998)
  • 5 times NBA MVP (1988, 1991, 1992, 1996, 1998)
  • 14 times All-Star (1985-1993, 1996-1998, 2002, 2003)
  • 3 times NBA All-Star Game MVP (1988, 1996, 1998)
  • 10 times All-NBA First Team (1987-1993, 1996, 1998)
  • All-NBA Second Team (1985)
  • NBA Defensive Player Of The Year (1988)
  • 9 times NBA All-Defensive First Team (1988-1993, 1996-1998)
  • NBA Rookie Of The Year (1985)
  • NBA All-Rookie First Team (1985)
  • 10 times NBA Scoring Championship (1987-1993, 1996-1998)
  • 3 times NBA Steals Leaders (1988, 1990, 1993)
  • 2 times NBA Slam Dunk Contest Champion (1987, 1988)
  • 3 times AP Athlete Of The Year (1991, 1992, 1993)
  • 2 times USA Basketball Male Athlete Of The Year (1983, 1984)
  • Sports Illustrated Sportsperson Of The Year (1991)
  • NBA’s 50th Anniversary All-time Team
  • NCAA Champion (1982)
  • Consensus National College Player Of The Year (1984)
  • ACC Player Of The Year (1984)
  • ACC Rookie Of The Year (1982)
  • 2 times Consensus First-Team All-American (1983, 1984)
  • 2 times First-Team All-ACC (1983, 1984)
  • No. 23 Retired by Chicago Bulls
  • N0. 23 Retired by Miami Heat
  • No. 23 Retired by the University Of North Carolina

History Of The Air Jordan Brand

In 1984, Nike was a struggling shoe company looking for ways to appeal to a new segment of the shoe market, and to reinvent themselves. Nike has turned to rookie Michael Jordan to order to make an endorsement deal, but MJ showed no interest at all. MJ had plans to sign a deal with either Adidas or Converse; he loved the brands, and in North Carolina, these were the shoes that wore to play basketball in. Unfortunately, both of the brands rejected him.

Nike was offering to create a brand new line of shoes called Air Jordan, and MJ’s old agent, David Falk, saw this as a wonderful opportunity. MJ flew to the Nike headquarters in Portland, Oregon, after being convinced by his parents , and his agent. During his visit, Nike has shown him a special video presentation of his college career highlights, plus his high-flying Olympics moves with Pointer Sister’s “Jump” playing in the background. Peter Moore, Nike’s Old Head Designer, also shown MJ sketches of the Air Jordan 1, and apparel to go with it. It was featured in Black and Red, and MJ was very interested with these designs. He has stated: “I can’t wear these shoes, those are devil colors”.

MJ has decided to finally make a deal with Nike, and has signed a 5-year deal that was worth $2.5 million. MJ has fueled the success of Nike, and the Air Jordan Brand is still popular today.

The Air Jordan 6 History

The Air Jordan 6 was originally released way back in 1991. Michael Jordan has wore these during his first NBA title and won his first NBA Finals MVP.

The Air Jordan 6 was the first Jordan to feature a reinforcement around the toe of the sneaker. Tinker Hatfield has designed two holes on the top of the tongue, and “spoilers” on the back of the shoes. Hatfield has done this because MJ has been having issues with putting on the past five Jordan models (Air Jordan 1-5).

Like the Air Jordan 5, the Air Jordan 6 features clear rubber soles, making it the second Jordan to have this feature. The clear rubber soles on the 6 was built to be more solid, since there were complaints that kids that owned the Jordan 5 were falling because the soles would collect dust on the court, which made the sole slippery. The heel tab on the 6 was positioned to prevent it from hitting MJ’s Achilles Tendon. MJ’s number “23” was also incorporated on the sneaker as well.

When the 6 first came out in 1991, it was $125.00.

Features Of The Shoe

This shoe comes with black snakeskin underlays, plus black pony hair overlays. The snakeskin is applied to the upper of the shoe, while the pony hairs can be found across the toe box, side of the shoe, and heel. Additonally, hits of concord can be seen on the jumpman logo on the tongue, lacelocks, insole, pull tab on the heels, and midsole. Finally, we can’t forget about the icy translucent outsoles, and the Nike Air Branding located on the heel.

Release Date

Who’s copping a pair of these collaborative sneakers?? These are now available. GO AND COP A PAIR NOW!!

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Video Of The Sneaker



This is a pretty decent collaboration with Social Status and Air Jordan. These are indeed worth adding to your sneaker closet. What are your thoughts on these??? Leave your comments and questions below in the comment section, and I will be glad to assist you. Also, make sure to like, share, and subscribe to my site for more sneaker news. Stay tuned, as The Latest Sneakers will keep you updated!!

Thanks For Reading!!!

Ahmad Ballard


  1. I learnt a lot from reading this article. I had no idea how the Air Jordans came to be for starters. They are such a good looking sneaker. I love the high edges and my favorite thing is the sole. It is so comfortable. I might end up purchasing a pair if they are going on sale, I need some new sneakers as I usually wear mine to death. Thanks for the heads up.

    • Hello Alexandra, thanks for the comment. Feel free to always check out my site for more sneaker content!

  2. For the love of Jordan I think I’m gonna out a tab on your website to keep updates about interesting posts such as this. I’m a big fan of Jordan Wears and their products so guess it’s my lucky day to be here. Keep up the good work, am getting this sneaker as soon as possible. 

    • Hey Ayo, it’s great to hear from you again! I will be writing more blogs soon, so stay tuned!

  3. This is a well researched review of the Air Jordan 6 x Social Status. I like the brand name given to it and it looks really dope. I’m sure it would fly off the shelves as soon as it is released. The Micheal Jordan brand hand proven to be a market mover on its own. Nike have done a really good job with the products too. I know my nephew would definitely own one. Can’t wait to see what it looks like. 

    • Hello Vapz, thanks for the comment. Feel free to always check out my site for more sneaker blogs!

  4. Hi Ahmad! I enjoyed reading about Michael Jordan! And there were even a couple of things you mentioned that I didn’t know. For me, he’s the best basketball player ever!

    I also love these Air Jordan 6. And I want to have them in my sneaker closet. I can’t wait ‘till tomorrow to purchase them! Thank you very much for this post!

    • Hello Henry, thanks for the comment. Feel free to always check out my site for more sneaker news!!

  5. Dear Ahmad,

    Thanks for the update. My son and I both are Jordan fans. We are waiting for the Air Jordan 6 x Social Status for some time now. We have the Air Jordan 6 for so long time and my son’s were already broken. He refuse to buy new ones of other brand and wait exclusively 6 x social Status. I just told him that the release date is tomorrow, February 21, 2019. He get very excited about this.

    I see your samples are black and my son likes to have light color ones. Do you have white ones?

    It is so great to have updated version of Jordan shoes, which reminded us the time when Michael Jordan jumped around the basket field.



  6. The most important things we often look out for in sneakers are comfort, aesthetic, durability and pricing . These are what makes any great sneakers or product line. With the Air Jordan 6 x Social Status combining an impressive outlook with comfortability with a great price, it really is the best you can get.

    • Hello once again Enny, thanks for the comment. I will be creating more content soon, so stay tuned!

  7. If there is one thing that is certain, it’s that any shoe with the “Air Jordan” label is going to sell like hotcakes. I wonder if Nike or Michael Jordan knew what they were starting when they first partnered up. Just the amount of revenue both have generated on the sneakers alone has to be incredible! 

    Do you see this particular shoe coming down in price and is the trend with Jordan shoes that they start out really expensive, but then get more affordable over time, or do they pretty much stay at the same level? 

    • Hello Steve, thanks for the comment. Most times, if a sneaker is not highly anticipated, and doesn’t make too many sales overtime, then the price will drop and become more affordable. Otherwise, the prices usually increase. 

  8. I read your article yesterday on AJ4 for the ladies. Cool to know you have AJ 6 for the guys. This sneakers are cool and lovely. I appreciate your review in between about the life of Michael Jordan, he has encrypted his name in the hearts of everyone that got to know him as a great player of the BBall. Nice review of Air Jordan 6. Good work. 

    • Hello once again Olalekan, thanks for the comment. I will be creating more sneaker content soon, so stay tuned!

  9. I am an enthusiast of sneakers and one of my favorites is the Jordan sneakers. I like to keep tab of the new releases and I am really glad I came across this because I was going to miss out on it. I like to get my sneakers before everyone owns one as that is the way it makes it feel more special.

    The Air Jordan 6 x Social Status really looks amazing and the pricing is just perfect for my budget. I would be getting myself these and would keep an eye out on this blog to always be updated on the sneaker world.

    • Hello Jay, thanks for the comment. Feel free to always check out my site for more sneaker news!!!

  10. : Air Jordan 6 x Social Status is very very promising. It has  fantastic features and the icon that is associated with it makes you feel that you are also a celebrity. It is a nice product and has good reviews already in eBay. Micheal Jordan is a great player and is best model for this kind of product 

    • Hey Paschal, nice to hear from you again. These will look good on you, go cop a pair. 

  11. Another great reviews from you this time around, have seen some of your other reviews on Nick shoe and product

    Nick product has been here for a long time now and there product has been great because they are of high quality and the products have high recommendation from almost everyone I know that own some of there product 

    Air Jordan 6 x Social Status is a nice shoe even without owning one yet. With the style,colour and quality is awesome 

    • Hello Ajibola, nice to see you again. Are you planning to cop a pair? I hope so. 

  12. These Air Jordan are pretty quite good and good products are there and here but but not all of them will suit exactly my choice of needs. These Air Jordan am seeing are just so unique in their ways and has a generally accepted colour which can suite every dressing. I love sneakers very much. 

    • Hello Kenechi, thanks for the comment. Feel free to always check out my site for more sneaker news!!

  13. Hi Ahmed, Pretty cool post and the sneakers are red hot. Looking good, they’re going to be a big seller. Are they specifically for basketball or can they be used for any sport? I want some! Your rundown on Michael Jordan is phenomenal. I’ve researched him a lot but had no idea as to the extent of his achievements.

    Cheers mate and good luck

    • Hello Paul, thanks for the comment. These sneaker were designed only for the basketball sport, I don’t think that you would want to play any other sports in them. 

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