The Nike KD 13 “Hype” draws inspiration from the musical playlist that Kevin Durant uses to achieve a game-ready mindset. The shoe gives a nod to hip-hop culture and fashion with gold chain and flower graphics on the upper. Before the ball is tipped, KD zeroes in on his craft with the aid of his rich and diverse music library. Ranging from soul classics to southern trap bangers, the rhythmic sounds enhance his pre-game preparation from a physical and mental standpoint. featuring a textile upper covered in a baroque all-over print depicting gold chains, flowers and butterflies. A shiny metallic gold finish is applied to the Swooshes and lace tips, amplifying the sneaker’s already ostentatious aesthetic.