Nike Air Jordan, also known als Jordans or Air Jordans are a special brand produced by Nike which was originally designed for Michael Jordan, a professional basketball player and a legend of the sport. The Air Jordan first got released in 1984. Since then there have been new designs released each year.

The Air Jordan is classified by its release year and model.

  • Originals (OG)
  • Retros
  • Retro-pluses (Retro+)
  • Player Exclusive (PE)
  • Samples

Before the first Air Jordan 1 got released, most basketball shoes were white. The bold black and red styling of the Air Jordan cleaned up with this convention. The NBA banned Nike from the league, but Michael Jordon wore them anyway. The spectacular performances of Michael Jordan made the Air Jordans world famous and one of every collectors favorites.