He produced tracks for rapper Drake and Nicki Minaj. Murda Beatz (26) is a famous producer from Canada and he bought Bitcoin (BTC) for an unknown amount of money.
Rap producer buys Bitcoin
Murda Beatz (real name: Shane Lee Lindstrom) is known for his work with Drake, Nicki Minaj, Travis Scott, Gucci Mane and Drake. The millennial has 2 million followers on Instagram. To his 280,000 followers on Twitter he says:
In his tweet, he has tagged hip hoppper Jermane Prime and Anthony Pompliano, co-founder of investment house Morgan Creek. He was quick to join them in congratulating him.
Murda Beatz is not a little one in the music world. He collaborated on eight albums, which were nominated for a Grammy. He also produced 20 albums that got a top position in the Billboard music list.
What other celebrities actually have Bitcoin? One of the supporters is Ben Askren, a well-known UFC fighter.
Elon Musk is known to own a bit of Bitcoin, although he has tweeted about other cryptocurrencies like Dogecoin before.
A company like MicroStrategy recently bought $425 million worth of Bitcoin in two batches. While earlier CEO Michael Saylor declared Bitcoin still dead.
On the other hand, Keith McCullough, CEO of Hedgeye Risk Management, just announced that he had sold all of his BTC.