- Fashionable rapper Soulja Boy now has a novel Ethereum tackle: souljaboy.eth.
- The tackle was registered by a co-founder of Rainbow pockets virtually a 12 months in the past.
- Such easy-to-remember names could be created by way of Ethereum Title Service dapp.
Well-known rapper Soulja Boy acquired his personal private
(ETH) tackle right this moment: soujaboy.eth. It was gifted to him by Rainbow pockets co-founder Mike Demarais right this moment. This makes it simpler for individuals to ship him ETH.
Ethereum names are easy-to-remember common addresses that may be linked to crypto wallets. They are often created by way of the decentralized utility Ethereum Title Sevice (ENS). Similar to domains on the Web, ENS addresses require customers to pay some recurring charges to maintain them.
“yo soulja lemme offer you ‘souljaboy.eth’ so that you don’t have to make use of this lengthy ass tackle,” Demarais tweeted after the rapper revealed his “regular” Ethereum tackle.
“Let’s make it occur,” Soulja Boy replied.
After Soulja Boy accepted his supply, Demarais added that some “mildly elite nerd shit” may be required to attach it to the rapper’s common pockets. “bless u soulja — it’s gonna require u to do some mildly elite nerd shit to truly hook it as much as your ETH tackle however i imagine in you,” he famous. What this implies is that there are a number of difficult steps to attach his tackle to the identify.
However it did not take Soulja Boy lengthy to get it performed. Blockchain explorer Etherscan reveals that his claimed the Ethereum identify as his personal.
Demarais additionally steered that after organising his new personalised ENS tackle, Souja Boy ought to change his Twitter profile identify to “souljaboy.eth” since “it’s a convention within the Ethereum neighborhood and indicators to individuals that you just’re part of the brand new Web.”
However that hasn’t occurred to this point.
Soulja Boy will get into crypto
As Decrypt reported, Soulja Boy has been recurrently dipping his toes within the sea of digital belongings currently. Only a week in the past, the rapper even mentioned that he would consider creating his own cryptocurrency
The rapper has additionally just lately revealed which cryptocurrencies are in his portfolio. In accordance with his tweet, Soulja Boy has purchased “some BNB, DGB, TRX, KLV, ZPAE and FDO,” and requested his 5.2 million followers what cash he can purchase subsequent. He may wish to ask Tesla CEO Elon Musk.