While the craze for non-fungible tokens (NFTs) seems to be slowing down somewhat, more and more celebrities are still jumping on board. Click here to read more about what NFTs are, or watch this parody of Saturday Night Live:
Marshal Mathers, better known as Eminem, has now also sold his first NFTs. The rapper sold a mountain of digital collection cards last weekend. Two animations were also sold for $ 5,000 each of which 100 copies were sold. In addition, several hundred Eminem action figures sold for $ 313 each.
minem also auctions a single NFT of an animation called “Stan’s revenge.” The highest bid is currently at $ 41,600, but there is still 12 hours to go into the auction and we often see bids rising rapidly in the last few minutes. Mathers reports the following about it:
“I’ve been collecting since I was a kid, from comic books to baseball cards to toys, as well as every cassette rap album I could get my hands on. Not much has changed for me as an adult… I’ve tried to recreate some of those collections from that time in my life, and I know I’m not alone. ”
Model and actress Emily Ratajkwoski sells a well-known photo of her next month through an auction on Christie’s as NFT. She reports on Twitter that with the help of NFTs she can regain control over her image, how it is sold and who earns from it.
The American rock band Weezer is also venturing into this new market and will sell an NFT on April 28, but that will not be striking on Ethereum (ETH):