As the blockchain technology continues to soar, a lot of people including celebrities continue to show interest in it every day. Get to know some of the big names you didn’t know are cryptocurrency fan. They have been ranked based on their star power.
Granted, Eminem may not have publicly declared his investment in any of the cryptos; however, his body language favors Bitcoin. In an album recently released by him, Eminem made shootouts where his consent to Bitcoin can be inferred.
The album is titled Kamikaze and in one of its track named “Not Alike,” Royce Da 5’9′ who is Eminem’s colleague says “Remember everybody used to bite nickel, now everybody doing bitcoin.”
Imogen Heap is a big name in the music industry that has not made his interest in cryptos secret. As far back as 2016, the musician has come out straight to let people know he likes cryptocurrency.
One notable project Heap has participated in is Mycelia. The project is aimed at assisting artists in tracking and protecting their blockchain ledgers using Creative Passport. Creative Passport is an application designed to manage blockchain ledgers.
The renowned singer who was once nominated for the Grammy Awards made known his blockchain vision in June this year. His project name is Akoin which bears some semblance with his name.
Akon plans to help develop solar power in Africa with this project thereby improving the continent’s lighting system. As such, while officially announcing The Akon Lighting Africa Project, the legendary R&B singer is quoted as saying “I think that blockchain and crypto could be the savior for Africa in many ways.”
Chris Bukowski, the Bachelor
While admitting that the Bachelor show nearly ruined him, Chris Bukowski has said that realities have made him invested in tech. Bukowski sits on KCM Create which is an agency for web development.
However, he invests simultaneously in cryptos also. In fact, the interest this ex-Bachelor contestant has in cryptos has made him return to small screens. Recently, Bukowski featured in a photograph in New To The Street with an inter-blockchain exchange called LQDEX. These sets of businesses belong to Fox.
Implications Of These Celebrities’ Interest
The involvement of these stars in blockchain cryptocurrency projects may not necessarily affect its value now. However, because of the popularity that these ones command, the digital currency may soon be widely welcomed.
Many of them are still elusive in their stance on blockchain but the more these celebrities make their love for digital currency projects know, the more daily value it adds. And considering the current daily value of cryptos the market, investments from celebrities may just transform digital currency into the next level.