Kanye West’s New ‘Israfil’ Yeezy Sneaker Upsets Religious Fans. Kanye West has now find himself in hot water because of the name of the new Adidas Yeezy sneaker that have been released. Religious Muslim fans are upset by the name of the new sneakers, the name seems to disrespect Islam religion.
Kanye West is now under fire because of the name he has chosen for his new Yeezy Boost 380 V2 Israfil sneakers. The new sneaker has now made the Muslim religious group upset as the name is the name of an important figure in the Islam religion.
Israfil which is the name of the sneaker, is also the name of a significant angel in Islam religion. Israfil is the arch angel who is going to blow the trumpet to signify the beginning of Judgement day.
Fans have come forward to request the name of the sneaker to be changed. they view the choice of name as disrespectful, they have pinned it as a disrespectful act and they hold Adidas as liable for this decision. Many fans say they will not support Adidas for as long as they associate with Kanye West.
Many tweeps shared their anger on the chosen name, they say that they want to report and contact someone about this disrespectful name. One tweep says they are puzzled and do not know what to make of this. It seems that Adidas and Kanye need to respond after the Muslim public has reacted to the name of their new sneaker.