Nike Air Foamposite One "Galaxy" Set To Retro Next Year: Details

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The iconic "Galaxy" Foamposite is set to make a return.

The Nike Air Foamposite One is one of the more polarizing creations from Nike. Overall, it is still a very cool shoe that will always remain unique within the Nike library. It is a shoe that was first popularized by none other than Penny Hardaway back in the 90s. Subsequently, it became a huge sneaker on the East Coast. Although, in recent years, it hasn't had the same luster it used to have. Much of this is due to a lack of great releases. After all, the best Foamposite release of the last decade set the bar extremely high.

Of course, we are talking about the "Galaxy" Nike Air Foamposite One which released all the way back in 2012. This sneaker was part of the All-Star game festivities that year and it immediately became the most hyped of the bunch. In fact, some of the releases regarding this sneaker led to actual fights and bloodshed. Overall, this remains a legendary release, and the resale prices for this are actually astronomical. Although, as SneakerBarDetroit reports, this model is returning next year.

"Galaxy" Nike Air Foamposite One

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Yes, that's right, in 2012 we will get a retro release of the Nike Air Foamposite one "Galaxy." This is going to be mind-blowing news for any sneakerhead. However, it is going to be good news, all the same. Firstly, this sneaker is known for having a shell that is filled with blue and purple galaxy aesthetics. Secondly, the shoe has a black upper portion, while the outsole has a glow in the dark quality to it. Overall, this shoe just has everything going for it. No, it can't be worn with anything, but who cares? At this point, it has earned its place in the sneaker Hall of Fame.

At the time of writing this, there is no release date associated with the Nike Air Foamposite One "Galaxy." However, we do know that these should be coming out in the Spring of 2024. This is going to be a massive release, and we're sure sneakerheads are ready. Let us know your thoughts on this iconic model, in the comments section down below. Additionally, stay tuned to HNHH for the latest news and updates from around the sneaker world.

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About The Author
Alexander Cole is the current Managing Editor of HotNewHipHop. He started at HotNewHipHop back in 2018 where he began as a Sports and Sneakers writer. During this time, he has shown an expertise in Air Jordans, Yeezys, and all things that have to do with Nike. His favorite kicks are the Air Jordan 1 High OG, the Air Jordan 4, the Air Jordan 6, and the Adidas Yeezy Boost 350 V2 in the "Beluga 2.0" colorway. Although his collection might not be the biggest, he is always looking to add new styles to it. When it comes to sports, Alex has a particular interest in the NBA and the NFL. His favorite teams are anywhere LeBron goes, and the Kansas City Chiefs. As a Montrealer, the Montreal Canadiens hold a special place in his heart, even if they haven't won the Stanley Cup in his lifetime. Alex also works for the Concordia Stingers, where he provides play-by-play and color commentary for the football, hockey, and basketball teams His favorite hip-hop artists are Kendrick Lamar, Playboi Carti, Travis Scott, and Lil Uzi Vert.