The KOBE 9 Elite Low Beethoven pays tribute to the German composer and pianist, and more specifically the power of his Ninth Symphony from the early 1800s.  The grey color of this colorway represents Beethoven’s timeless quality. The KOBE 9 Elite Low Hyper Grape releases on July 12, while the KOBE 9 Elite Low Beethoven debuts August 16; both globally at and select retail locations. fa14_nike_Kobe9EliteLow_WhtBlk_639045_101_Medial_FB_30294 fa14_nike_Kobe9EliteLow_WhtBlk_639045_101_Back_FB_30292