Music Video Featuring Bored Ape Yacht Club NFTs Nominated For MTV Video Music Award: Here Are The Details
A music video featuring two of the best-known rappers has been nominated for a Video Music Award by media company MTV. Featuring both rappers, the music video featured their NFT Bored Ape Yacht Club.
What happened: The clip of “From D2 to LBC” by Eminem and Snoop Dogg has been appointed for a VMA in the Best Hip Hop Video category.
- “From D2 to LBC”
- “Expect”: Future, Drake, TEMS
- “N95”: Kendrick Lamar
- “Great Energy”: Latte
- “Do we have a problem? » : Nicki Minaj, Lil Baby
- “Coke Light”: Pusha T
The music video featured Bored Ape #9055, owned by Eminem, which features the following features:
- Gray background: 12% monkeys
- Hip hop clothing: 1%
- Eyes closed: 7%
- White Fur: 4%
- Military hat: 3%
- Dumbfounded mouth: 5%
Bored Ape #6723 owned by Snoop Dogg was also in the video. The monkey was named Dr Bombay by Snoop Dogg, who created a brand around the monkey, which he spoke to VeeCon 2022. The monkey has the following traits:
- Gray background: 12%
- Pimp coat: 0.8%
- Bored eyes: 17%
- Cheetah fur: 4%
- Vietnam era helmet: 2%
- Bored cigar mouth: 1%
The Snoop Dogg and Eminem clip has been viewed more than 37 million times on YouTube, a unit of Alphabet Inc. GOOGGOOGL.
The MTV Video Music Awards will air on MTV, a unit of World Paramount PARAPARA A on August 28, 2022 at 8 p.m. ET.
Related Link: VeeCon 2022: Snoop Dogg on Building a Brand Around His Bored Monkey and Death Row’s Record Growth
Why it matters: Eminem and Snoop Dogg are among a large number of celebrities and musicians who own NFTs in the popular collection of Yuga Laboratories.
Bored Ape Yacht Club tweeted that it was “amazing to see your monkeys come to life in the music video”.
Musician Timbaland also recently featured their Bored Ape in a new music video. A Post Malone The music video showed the musician watching Bored Apes on his phone as part of a partnership with MoonPay.
The 64th Grammy Awards had five members of the Bored Ape community who received nominations: Nas, Justin Bieber, Richard Vagner, Lil Baby and mike shinoda were among the nominees. Lil Baby, Shinoda and Vagner all won Grammy Awards in 2022.
Price Action: Bored Ape Yacht Club floor price is 85.99 Ethereum ETH/USD or around $128,000 at the time of writing.
Photo: Screenshot from video via YouTube