Vans Appoints Anderson .Paak Appointed As First Global Music Ambassador, Reveals Debut Collab

Vans has joined the leagues of adidas/Kanye and Nike/Travis Scott with the signing of Anderson Paak as their first Global Music Ambassador. The news comes alongside the announcement of Paak and Vans’ first collaborative footwear + apparel capsule. The collection includes Vans bucket hats and two unique pairs of Vans Old Skool DX and Sid DX sneakers. the Old Skool DX features a series of diagonal line patterning in a black/cyan/magenta/yellow colorway. The Sid DX is done in a white and black canvas base with a fuzzy animal print texture applied in black, faux fur. The accompanying bucket hats are clad in the same patterning and colors as their footwear counterparts.

Regarding the partnership, .Paak stated:

“I’m honored to be the newest member of the Vans Family and look forward to making history with one of the most respected global brands. I’m thankful for Vans’ partnership with .Paak House and can’t wait to broaden our reach to help even more people tap into their greatest potential.”

The Vans x Anderson .Paak collection launches November 13th on and select retailers.

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