John Legend Launches OurSong NFT Platform
John Legend and Our Happy Company announced the global launch of social NFT Platform OurSong, a social NFT platform for musicians, artists and entertainers, on Wednesday, Feb 2, 2022.
John Legend Dives Into NFTs And Blockchain With OurSong Platform
John Legend, the R&B star,12-time Grammy winner, co-founder and chief impact officer at Our Happy Company, launches the OurSong platform, its social NFT platform for musicians and entertainers.
OurSong Platform’s Announcement On Twitter
Yesterday on Feb 2, 2022, OurSong Platform tweeted, “We want to change the way musicians and artists can release their music and get real exposure. OurSong and John legend have been working on this for a while, so I hope you all enjoy it”.
Legend And Lin’s Quotes On The Project
In an interview with Bloomberg, John stated, “When I think about what I want to do, I try to get involved with projects that I think will make the world more connected.”
Kevin Lin, Co-Founder of Twitch and a core member of OurSong, believed “OurSong is showcasing how technology can be the next wave of change for digital interactions, content-driven communities, and so much more.”
What Is OurSong?
OurSong is a consumer social NFT platform designed to allow artists to stake their work in tokenising for trading. They can also turn their creativity into monetisable content and award buyers privileges like access to unreleased music and private chat rooms. The platform allows users to easily discover, create, and trade NFTs while building social and digital communities.
What Does OurSong Bring For Artists?
With the OurSong platform, all the musicians and artists will be able to make digital cover art that also gives owners access to unique audio clips or other content to grow their fan bases. As CEO of the platform, John Legend uses his global reach to bring more musicians, artists, and fans and expand the platform.
What Makes OurSong Unique?
- The OurSong Platform is easy to use for artists and consumers.
- The OurSong Platform does not require a separate cryptocurrency wallet outside the app.
- The platform offers an easy-to-use mobile app experience. The OurSong mobile app is available in English, Traditional Chinese, Bahasa Indonesia and Japanese languages on the Apple App Store and Google Play.
What Are Vibes?
“NFTs can be so much more than a digital collectable,” says Kevin Lin. NFTs on OurSong are known as Vibes and aid users to bring their content into reality. Vibes are the key to the Metaverse, and everyone can turn stories, music, photography, and any kind of art into NFT trading cards called Vibes. Users can “only” buy Vibes via “OurSong Dollars’’.
What Is OurSong Dollar (OSD)?
According to OurSong terms of the transaction, users need to purchase OurSongDollars (OSD) to buy Vibes. Users of the platform can use USD Coin (USDC) on the Circle’s blockchain, credit card, debit card, wire transfer, or USD Coin to buy OSD and deposit it into OurSong.
NFTs are becoming more accessible every second, and the digital art world is growing tremendously. Many celebrities have entered the NFT world, like Leo Messi, Justin Bieber, Paris Hilton, Eminem, to name but a few. It seems like everyone is jumping into this infinite world. Now it’s John Legend’s turn to take steps towards NFTs and make his name on the list of celebrities moving to the world of cryptocurrencies. By starting the OurSong platform, he made a bridge between musicians and the world of the blockchain.
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