Modern Vice Releases Michael Jackson-Inspired Bootie In Honor Of His Birthday

Modern Vice’s latest shoe is fit for a King of Pop.

The brand recently released the MJ Band bootie in honor of Michael Jackson’s birthday on Aug. 29. The late singer would have turned 58 this year.

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Modern Vice’s MJ Band shoes.
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Michael Jackson in 1981.

Paying tribute to one of the entertainer’s most striking jackets, the MJ Band shoes feature gold-embroidered twists and ornament details on soft black suede, and a back zipper.

The boots retail for $550, available online now and in Modern Vice’s New York City store next week.

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Modern Vice’s MJ Band shoes.
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The brand also honored rock-pop icons David Bowie and Prince with shoes honoring their style.

The Purple Rain cut-out boots feature Prince’s signature logo, retailing for $375, and the silver Bolt Handler shoes reimagine Bowie’s Ziggy Stardust character with lightning bolts designed on silver boots, available for $398.

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Purple Rain cut-out shoes are inspired by Prince; available for $375.
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Modern Vice’s Bolt Handler boots are inspired by David Bowie; available for $398.
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