Questlove Air Force 1 Release @ Ubiq Recap

By - August 7th, 2008

Questlove Air Force 1 Release @ Ubiq Recap

The ?uestlove Air Force 1, known more colloquially as the “Air ?uesto,”has been one of the most anticipated releases this year.  Nothing more can really be said about the Air Force 1’s at this point, as they’ve been some of the most talked about kicks in recent history, but the two drops so far of these sneakers have been massive.  The Philly drop at Ubiq even earned some attention on local news channels, and for good reason; the line was incredible, and no doubt something rarely seen in Philadelphia.  While the New York City drop was undoubtedly huge (article here), the Ubiq launch was equally gigantic, and also had ?uestlove there, signing boxes and DJ-ing for customers.  A few lucky customers even had ?uestlove pay for their purchases!  This was definitely one of the biggest events of the year by far, and will be remembered by all who attended for a long

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Questlove Air Force 1 Release @ Ubiq Recap
Crowd before 6 AM

Questlove Air Force 1 Release @ Ubiq Recap
The list of people in line in order, with sizes

Questlove Air Force 1 Release @ Ubiq Recap
Local news crews interviewing people in line

Questlove Air Force 1 Release @ Ubiq Recap
The line

Questlove Air Force 1 Release @ Ubiq Recap
Groups of 8 people allowed in at a time

Questlove Air Force 1 Release @ Ubiq Recap
Eddie Ortiz, the lucky first man in line

Questlove Air Force 1 Release @ Ubiq Recap
The stock

Questlove Air Force 1 Release @ Ubiq Recap
Roots manager, rocking a Boneyards tee

Questlove Air Force 1 Release @ Ubiq Recap
Gold toe editions; super limited!

Questlove Air Force 1 Release @ Ubiq Recap
Signed pair of gold toes

Questlove Air Force 1 Release @ Ubiq Recap
?uestlove x Ubiq Release Tee

Questlove Air Force 1 Release @ Ubiq Recap
?uestlove holding up some of his Air Force 1’s

Questlove Air Force 1 Release @ Ubiq Recap
?uestlove signing one of the boxes

Questlove Air Force 1 Release @ Ubiq Recap
?uestlove signing even more boxes for his fans

Questlove Air Force 1 Release @ Ubiq Recap
One more lucky fan gets his box signed

Questlove Air Force 1 Release @ Ubiq Recap
?uestlove and Ron Crawford, manager at Ubiq

Questlove Air Force 1 Release @ Ubiq Recap
?uestlove paying for some lucky fans’ sneakers

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