The Most Memorable Nike and Jordan Sneaker Commercials
Nike and Jordan have been producing some of the most iconic sneaker commercials over the years. From celebrity endorsements to clever taglines, there are a number of memorable commercials that have been embedded in popular culture. Here are some of the most memorable Nike and Jordan sneaker commercials.
Michael Jordan “Be Like Mike”
The “Be Like Mike” commercial features Michael Jordan and his iconic Air Jordan shoes. The commercial features Jordan playing basketball and dunking, while a catchy jingle plays in the background. The commercial ends with the memorable jingle, “Be like Mike, drink Gatorade!”
Charles Barkley “I Am Not A Role Model”
This commercial features NBA Hall of Famer Charles Barkley in a Nike Air Force 1 commercial. In the commercial, Barkley says, “I am not a role model. I am not paid to be a role model. I am paid to wreak havoc on the basketball court. Parents should be role models. Just because I dunk a basketball doesn’t mean I should raise your kids.” The commercial was controversial at the time, but still stands out as one of the most memorable Nike commercials.
Tiger Woods “Hello World”
This commercial features Tiger Woods and his iconic Nike Golf shoes. The commercial starts with Woods saying, “Hello world.” The commercial then follows Woods as he plays golf and showcases his impressive skills. The commercial ends with the tagline, “Just Do It.”
Lebron James “Rise”
This commercial features Lebron James and his Nike Lebron shoes. The commercial follows James as he plays basketball and showcases his impressive skills. The commercial ends with the tagline, “Rise.” This commercial was also controversial at the time, but still stands out as one of the most memorable Nike commercials.