The brand new track video by way of Shady and the Dogg comprises one of the Bored Apes they bought closing yr.
Two of the best hip hop artists – Eminem and Snoop Dogg – produced a brand new video that, except for marijuana, has more than one references to NFTs and BAYC, particularly. Each have enjoy within the box, proudly owning a number of virtual collectibles.
Shady, Snoopy, Bored Apey
Marshall Mathers III, as is Eminem’s actual identify, teased the brand new tune and video in a tweet the day before today, referencing the duo’s earlier problems with every different. This came about after Snoop Dogg mentioned Eminem would no longer discover a position in his most sensible 10 largest rappers of all time.
Staying true to his nature, the Detroit-based hip-hop artist spoke back in a tune referred to as Zeus. However the two appear to have put the previous at the back of them as they gave the impression within the 2022 Tremendous Bowl halftime display, along Dr. Dre, 50 Cent, Kendrick Lamar, and Mary J. Blige.
Additional affirmation about their reconciliation got here with the brand new tune, during which Eminem opens his verse with “this most definitely will have to have came about some time in the past.”
The video itself is half-animated, and that’s when the 2 rappers are displayed with NFTs from the preferred Bored Ape Yacht Membership assortment. In Eminem’s case, that’s the only he bought closing yr for 123 ETH (value roughly $462,000 on the time) and remains to be displayed as his profile image on Twitter.
Snoop Dogg could also be portrayed by way of some of the BAYC NFTs he purchased on the finish of closing yr.
Each’s Different NFT/Crypto Engagements
Except purchasing Bored Ape #9055 closing yr, as discussed above, Eminem additionally has a number of different virtual collectibles associated with his OpenSea account – Shady Holdings. Moreover, the mythical rapper, additionally an Oscar winner, introduced an NFT selection of his personal referred to as Shady Con (named after his hip hop adjust ego – Narrow Shady).
Snoop Dogg, then again, has been much more concerned with the crypto and NFT business. He promoted Dogecoin closing yr, however his engagement with non-fungible tokens shot up after he published to be Cozomo de’ Medici – an nameless NFT collector that held such belongings value virtually $20 million on the time.
He has additionally introduced plans to have a set on Cardano, participated in an funding spherical in crypto corporate MoonPay, had different Bored Ape-themed track releases, owns virtual actual property in The Sandbox, and needs to convey virtual weed farms to the Metaverse.
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