Accompanying album releases with special merch has actually ended up being the standard for music’s greatest stars over the last few years, consisting of Drake, whose association with Nike has actually offered him an upper hand on other artists because lane.
On Friday (Sept. 3), the Toronto local dropped his 6th studio album, Certified Lover Boy, which has a star-studded slate of functions. Now Drake seems preparing to reveal a lineup of merch to honor the event with the assistance of the almighty swoosh and Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo.
On Thursday (Sept. 2), DJ Akademiks shared an image of a black T-shirt that seems a part of the CLB merch collection on his Instagram account. The t-shirt includes the expression, “I require a freak,” emblazoned throughout the front in powder blue, with “Certified Lover Boy” printed near the hem in white script. The word “freak” is changed by a yellow variation of Antetokounmpo’s signature logo design, signifying a cooperation in between Drizzy and the recently crowned NBA champ.
Asking his fans for feedback on the style in the caption, Akademiks’ remarks were flooded with differing viewpoints with a large contingent pegging the reported CLB merch as below average. Others argued that the expression “I require a freak” remained in bad taste, considering its hidden significance.
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