Nike has officially ended its relationship with A$AP Bari, XXL can confirm. According to a spokesperson for Nike, “We can confirm we are no longer working together.”
The company cut ties with the A$AP Mob member after a video surfaced online that appeared to show Bari demanding oral sex from a girl. The video quickly casted the designer in a bad light as sexual assault allegations came raining down on him. Now, the repercussions are setting in.
Initially, Bari apologized on social media, saying about the girl in the video, “We have resolved this issue amicably among all parties as adults. We were friends before this and will remain friends afterwards.” But soon after, A$AP Rocky seemed to diss the VLONE creator while performing, Playboi Carti said Bari was wrong for what happened, and A$AP Ferg called the whole thing “unfortunate.” Now, Nike has taken a stand as well.