J Balvin is one of the most recognized artists in urban music and a worldwide celebrity. However, it depends on the type of celebrity you get to greet one of the all-time greats in world sports, and that’s what happened when the Colombian singer came face to face with Michael Jordan on the court this Sunday. The NASCAR Cup Series race is held at Bristol.
The two men met face to face in the pit lane when Balvin tried to approach and say hello ‘His Majesty’, His security team simply waved him off, asking him to go away and leave the greatest basketball player of all time alone. However, MJ He did recognize him, ordered him to pass, and embraced him warmly.
How did J. Balvin and Michael Jordan meet?
It turns out that the relationship between the musician and the NBA legend is great, as they have collaborated on numerous occasions for his apparel divisions. Jordan and Nike, “Air Jordan.”Balvin He collaborated with Nike and Michael Jordan on tennis shoes, and even Jordan himself wore tennis shoes they designed in collaboration with the reggae singer.
“I am honored to have people by my side that I have always admired and to see today that we are a team, we are friends and we are ambassadors for Medellin Sunset, racing in my own car in a NASCAR race! Never do that Stop dreaming and work hard to achieve your goals. Thank you Jordan”, the Colombian singer wrote on his social networks.