Jay-Z Readies "Black Shoe"

Jay-Z is gearing up

to release The Black Album this Friday. On November 28th, the rapper will

release his black shoe, the latest installment of his "S.Carter Collection

by Rbk."

The latest line

from the S.Carter Collection will come in black, green/red for men and children

and black and pink for women.

"It's a beautiful

thing," Jay-Z told AllHipHop.com in April, when the sneaker collection

launched. "We dreamed about doing it, put a plan together, we made the

shoe and now it's really happening. I'm excited about the results and now the

collection is just going to grow."

The limited quantity

black shoe will be unveiled in limited quality on line at http://www.reebok.com,

at Foot Locker and Champs Sports internationally. The shoes will retail for

$100 for men and women.

"The debut

of our black shoe should be the most exciting S. Carter launch yet," Todd

Krinsky, Reebok's vice president of Rbk said. "It's the perfect color for

winter, and the design captures the clean, sleek trend that is so hot with today's

young consumer, while still popping in color with its green outsole and green/red


The initial launch

of the S.Carter Collection in April produced the fastest selling shoe in Reebok's