Young Thug Says Converse Shoes Need His Swag, Asks Brand To Call Him For A Deal

Young Thug in yellow converse chuck taylor lows
Young Thug in yellow converse chuck taylor lows

Atlanta rap star Young Thug has been on fire for a few years now.  Since his debut with T.i. “All About the Money” and “Stoner,” the sky’s been the limit.  Having a noteworthy fashion sense, likely influenced by his wife Jerrika and Ian Connor, the Atlanta rapper is ready for a shoe deal. Yesterday, the rapper who’s real name is Jeffrey, called out Converse shoe brand and said they need his trendsetting style on their team.

“If u need swagg call me… @converse” wrote Young Thug under a photo of him in low cut Chuck Taylor shoes.

Fans were confused by the mention. Several replied to the picture wondering if Thug had a deal with the sneaker company or was dissing them. However, with the rapper wearing the shoes, it’s clearly not a diss.

The depth of the statement is not known by any means.  However, it’s highly likely Thugga Thugga could get a deal with the Converse shoe brand at will.  His likeness attached to a shoe would certainly bring sales.

The last rapper to do a noteworthy deal with the Chuck Taylor collection was of course Wiz Khalifa.   After years of wearing the shoe brand and representing his own “Taylor Gang” entity, a deal was finally struck and many stores saw shoe sales increase across the world thanks to the rapper.


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