Sole Collector Celebrity Sneaker Watch: Busy Birthday Week For Chris Brown

words // Brandon Richard

We're back with another installment of Sole Collector Celebrity Sneaker Watch, and like usual, Chris Brown is heavily featured. With his birthday taking place a week ago today, Chris has been everywhere lately, including his own birthday party in Miami and shooting a music video for his new single with the New Boyz, Better With The Lights Off.

DC emcee Wale broke out a fresh pair of Air Jordan XIs for an album photo shoot; Fabolous rocked the classroom in YOTR Retro 7s; and Swizz Beatz is doing plenty of self-promotion by wearing two of his Reebok Classic designs. Check out all of these shoes and more in today's Sole Collector Celebrity Sneaker Watch.

Chris Brown wearing 'Olive' Air Jordan IX

Chris Brown shoots the Better With The Lights Off video in the 'Olive' Air Jordan Retro 9.

Usher wearing Pierre Hardy Blockorama Sneakers

Usher heads out in a pair of Pierre Hardy Blockorama sneakers.

Mystikal wearing the Silver Anniversary Air Jordan XI

Mystikal performs in the 'Silver Anniversary' Air Jordan XI.

Kanye West wearing Ann Demeulemeester Sneakers

Kanye West steps out in a pair of Ann Demeulemeester high-tops.

Wiz Khalifa wearing Nike Air Max NM

Wiz Khalifa rocks Hideo Nomo's old sig, the Nike Air Max NM.

Chris Brown wearing adidas Originals Campus 2

Chris Brown wearing a grey suede colorway of the adidas Originals Campus 2.

Terrence J wearing the 'Wolf Grey' Air Jordan Retro 5

Terrence J takes advantage of a photo op in the 'Wolf Grey' Air Jordan Retro 5. wearing Lanvin High-Tops of the Black Eyed Peas wearing a pair of Lanvin high-tops.

Polow Da Don wearing Air Jordan Retro 6

Polow Da Don kicks it with Keri Hilson in the Air Jordan Retro 6.

Nick Cannon wearing the Jordan Flight 45 High

New father Nick Cannon tends to his family in the Jordan Flight 45 High.

Swizz Beatz wearing Reebok

Swizz Beatz spotted in his second Reebok Classic design.

Chris Brown wearing Christian Louboutin Rantus Orlato Star Sneakers

Chris Brown hits the blue carpet for his birthday party in Christian Louboutin Rantus Orlato sneakers.

Lil' Wayne wearing adidas Originals Metro Attitude Logo

If your eyes make it down to the sneakers, Lil' Wayne is wearing Jeremy Scott's adidas Originals Metro Attitude Logo.

Diddy wearing Air Jordan Retro 7 Premio

Diddy spotted out in the Bin23 Air Jordan Retro 7 Premio.

Swizz Beatz wearing Reebok Kamikaze

Swizz Beatz hits 106 & Park with Eve in his limited edition Kamikaze 2011.

Chris Brown wearing the adidas Originals Superstar

Chris Brown again on the set of his new music video, this time wearing the adidas Originals Superstar with matching track suit.

Jermaine Dupri wearing the Air Jordan Retro 6

Jermaine Dupri wearing the Air Jordan Retro 6.

Kanye West wearing navy blue Lanvin High Tops

Kanye West performs at MoMA in navy blue Lanvin high-tops.

Fabolous wearing the 'Year of the Rabbit' Air Jordan VII

Fabolous tapes Fuse Rocks The Classroom in the 'Year of the Rabbit' Air Jordan Retro 7.

Chris Brown wearing Vans

Chris Brown wearing Vans at the Grove.

Amare Stoudemire wearing the Cool Grey Air Jordan XI

Amar'e Stoudemire takes a stroll in the 'Cool Grey' Air Jordan XI.

Tech N9ne poses for a picture backstage at a recent Deftones show in the white/cement Air Jordan III Retro.

Wale wearing the 'DMP' Air Jordan XI

Wale breaks out a deadstock pair of the 'DMP' (or 'Conchord' Air Jordan XIs for the Self Made photo shoot.