Air Jordan 3 “Black Cat” Gets Delayed Release

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Air Jordan logo seen at a store in Chongqing
CHONGQING, CHINA - 2020/08/29: Air Jordan logo seen at a store in Chongqing. (Photo by Alex Tai/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images)

Unfortunately this pair won't release for a while.

The Air Jordan 3 is set to make waves with its highly anticipated "Black Cat" colorway. It was slated for release during the holiday season of 2024 but is now rescheduled for the spring of 2025. This sleek and stealthy iteration pays homage to Michael Jordan's nickname, "Black Cat," with its all-black color scheme. Crafted with premium materials and meticulous attention to detail, the Air Jordan 3 "Black Cat" offers a blend of style and performance that's synonymous with the Jordan Brand. The iconic elephant print overlays and Jumpman logo on the heel further accentuate the sneaker's heritage and legacy. 

Sneaker enthusiasts and collectors alike are eagerly awaiting the release of the Air Jordan 3 "Black Cat," recognizing it as a must-have addition to their collections. Despite the delay, the anticipation for this timeless silhouette remains high, with fans eagerly counting down the days until its eventual drop in the spring of 2025. With its classic design and monochromatic colorway, the Air Jordan 3 "Black Cat" is sure to be a standout sneaker that captures the essence of MJ's legendary career and enduring legacy.

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"Black Cat" Air Jordan 3

The shoes boast a sleek black rubber sole and a pristine black midsole for a clean look. The uppers are crafted entirely from black nubuck material, giving them a premium feel. Additionally, black elephant print detailing adds a touch of texture and visual interest to the design. Completing the monochromatic look are black laces and matching lace locks. Meanwhile, the tongue and heel feature black Jumpman branding, adding a subtle yet iconic touch. 

Sneaker Bar Detroit reports that this Air Jordan 3 “Black Cat” will now be released during the spring season of 2025. Also, the retail price will be $250 when they are released. Let us know what you think of this sneaker, in the comments section below. Additionally, stay tuned to HNHH for the latest news and updates from around the sneaker world. We will be sure to bring you the biggest releases from the biggest brands.

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About The Author
Ben Atkinson is a sneaker content writer at HotNewHipHop, with expertise in web content writing, digital marketing and search engine optimization (SEO). Ben’s love for sneakers began when he was 13. He founded Midwest Soles, his sneaker reselling business. He bought and sold hundreds of popular sneakers and learned everything there is to know about the sneaker market. He eventually combined his passion for sneakers with his passion for writing and started covering sneaker releases and valuable sneaker reselling information. Ben has previously written for Sneaker Flippers, managing the site’s email newsletter to over 15,000 engaged readers with a focus on enhancing the click/open rate to increase the sale conversion rate overall. On top of this, Ben would also create written content for the site with a view to increasing web traffic and online sales through SEO optimization. His favorite sneakers are the Air Jordan 1 ‘Bred’ and the Nike x Parra Air Max 1.