Foot Locker has released a new commercial starring Kobe Bryant and the upcoming Nike Kobe 9 Elite "Perspective" on Tuesday. The spot features Kobe's seemingly impossible chase for perfection and how it lead him to the creation of The Kobe Piano, a musical instrument that is capable of changing the world. Bryant is seen wearing the Nike Kobe 9 Elite "Perspective" throughout the commercial and also features the apparel collection that compliments the new sneaker. Lionel Richie also makes a cameo in the commercial as a believer of The Kobe Piano.
The Nike Kobe 9 Elite "Perspective" is the latest colorway of the Bryant's signature line to draw inspiration from an artist that he admires. The shoe takes elements directly from Pablo Picasso's "Blue Period" with the use of a rich blue upper with blueish green accents to give it a modern look as well.
The Nike Kobe 9 Elite "Perspective" will be available on March 8 for $225.00 a pair at Foot Locker and Nike.com.
Check out our coverage of the Nike Kobe 9 here.