Here is an impressive all new rendition of the iconic Jordan IX dubbed the “Black Bottom,” set to release on May 9 exclusively via The design actually coincides with the predominantly black “Photo Blue” version that released in 2012 following numerous pieces produced with an incorrect, “Black Bottom” outsole. Despite no inherent manufacturing flaws, they were immediately deemed “B-Grade” for their inability to match up with the original colorway Jordan Brand have decided to make the shoe available, making this a welcome release for Jordan fans.