- Common rapper Soulja Boy now has a novel Ethereum deal with: souljaboy.eth.
- The deal with was registered by a co-founder of Rainbow pockets virtually a yr 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) deal with as we speak: soujaboy.eth. It was gifted to him by Rainbow pockets co-founder Mike Demarais as we speak. This makes it simpler for individuals to ship him ETH.
Ethereum names are easy-to-remember common addresses that may be related to crypto wallets. They are often created by way of the decentralized software Ethereum Title Sevice (ENS). Identical to domains on the Web, ENS addresses require customers to pay some recurring charges to maintain them.
“yo soulja lemme provide you with ‘souljaboy.eth’ so that you don’t have to make use of this lengthy ass deal with,” Demarais tweeted after the rapper revealed his “regular” Ethereum deal with.
“Let’s make it occur,” Soulja Boy replied.
After Soulja Boy accepted his provide, Demarais added that some “mildly elite nerd shit” is perhaps 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 really hook it as much as your ETH deal with however i imagine in you,” he famous. What this implies is that there are a couple of sophisticated steps to attach his deal with to the identify.
Nevertheless it did not take Soulja Boy lengthy to get it achieved. Blockchain explorer Etherscan exhibits that his claimed the Ethereum identify as his personal.
Demarais additionally advised that after establishing his new customized ENS deal with, Souja Boy ought to change his Twitter profile identify to “souljaboy.eth” since “it’s a practice within the Ethereum neighborhood and alerts to individuals that you simply’re part of the brand new Web.”
However that hasn’t occurred thus far.
Soulja Boy will get into crypto
As Decrypt reported, Soulja Boy has been frequently dipping his toes within the sea of digital belongings recently. Only a week in the past, the rapper even mentioned that he would consider creating his own cryptocurrency
The rapper has additionally lately revealed which cryptocurrencies are in his portfolio. In response to 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 would possibly need to ask Tesla CEO Elon Musk.