Boy George is the latest artist to release an NFT with exclusive music and visual art very unique. Lots of musicians and other artists are discovering the world of non-fungible tokens.
Boy George which had experienced being a judge during years on the Voice beside his career is now on the blockchain.
Boy George is an iconoclast in every sense of the word. From the worlds of pop music to Broadway and beyond, his unbridled creativity has been leaving its mark on the world for decades and he continues to push boundaries as an award-winning musician, visual artist, and cultural provocateur.
The musician as he prefers has signed a deal with cryptocurrency trading site Crypto.com to produce content for their new NFT platform. The artist mentioned during an interview that “My role models were both artistic types and hard-working types. I´ve painted myself and others. I have painted myself into a corner. I love metaphors and mystery and crypto sounds like klepto so that makes me a crypto maniac.”.
Besides Boy George and his NFT experience with Crypto.com Snoop Dogg, Lionel Richie, Nathan Evans also have an agreement with the NFT platform.
NFT´s are become a presence in the music industry and beyond in recent weeks. Music lovers are crypto lovers also and want to have an exclusive besides that special vinyl or signed CDs or the perfect list on Spotify with their favorite artists. Merchandising concept in the music industry is changing and they can sell directly to the fans thru an NFT platform, creating unique offers and packages. The world is changing, the fans are changing, the music industry is changing in a fast and forward mode.
Boy George and other artists also on the Crypto.com NFT platform
Other artists getting involved with Crypto NFT include Grimes, who recently auctioned off 10 exclusive ART pieces called Dubbed WarNymph Collection Vol.1. The artist sold over a period of 48 hours and fans loved it.
Also recently, Aphex Twin sold a pice as an NFT for 104292 Euros and pledged to spend some of the money on offsetting this deal’s carbon footprint. The record is at the moment with the artist Beeple’s, which sold an NFT by 70 million USD. Another sector that is heating on NFT is Moto GP, the last launch of NFTs sold out in few minutes.