Boy George has stated he will probably be “mixing all the issues I do collectively” as he introduced he will probably be creating content material for cryptocurrency trade Crypto.com’s new non-fungible token (NFT) platform.
An NFT is a novel digital token, a restricted version asset within the digital world, together with jpegs and video clips, that may be purchased and offered like another merchandise however has no bodily type of its personal.
The NFT works as a certification for possession of a bodily asset which suggests the NFT will successfully perform like a uncommon buying and selling card.
NFTs are purchased utilizing cryptocurrency and run on a blockchain, a decentralised digital ledger that paperwork transactions and possession.
Crypto.com beforehand introduced the platform will function content material from Snoop Dogg and Lionel Richie and sea shanty singer Nathan Evans, and can make a bid to be the “world’s largest and most user-friendly NFT platform”.
Boy George’s content material will embody animated and nonetheless variations of his personal work, in addition to music and different inventive endeavours.
He stated: “I believe life turned me into artwork. My position fashions have been each inventive sorts and hard-working sorts.
“I’ve painted myself and others. I’ve painted myself right into a nook.
“I like metaphors and thriller and crypto appears like klepto in order that makes me a crypto maniac.
“Artwork is sort of a associate? Can you reside with it? Digital artwork is a brand new emotion and it may be very musical.
“I’m mixing all the issues I do collectively, music, artwork, trend, poetry and anything it results in. I’ve stopped refusing to be influenced.”
Crypto.com/NFT, which is launching on March 26, will even host content material from athletes and sports activities.