No peaceful Yeezy feeling: Brown Thomas shuts down sale of rap star West’s runners

9th June, 2019
Kanye West’s Yeezy runners sell for €220 a pair Picture: Getty

Brown Thomas on Grafton Street in Dublin was yesterday forced to call off the launch of Kanye West’s latest Yeezy trainers due to health and safety concerns after hundreds of the rap star’s fans queued outside the store, some of them overnight.

Crowds formed outside the store early yesterday morning as people scrambled to be the first to buy a pair of the popular Yeezy Boost 350 runners. But the unexpected...

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