Bjork is the famous Icelandic singer-songwriter and founding associate of the Sugar-cubes band. Her most popular songs like “I’ve Seen It All” and “Human Behavior” created a huge opportunity in her music career.
Therefore, she is the first major artist to embrace cryptocurrency in a very distinct way and this is an initial step into exploring the transactional benefits along with the innovative potential of the blockchain.
Her member has announced that Bjork is partnering with one of the British startup Blockpool. Since, to front-end the technology at the mainstream of her next album launch.
Bjork has announced that her latest ninth studio album “Utopia” will be available to her fans only through cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, Litecoin, DASH, and AudioCoin. Remarkably, the album cannot be purchase using general fiat currencies.
Therefore, it has been also said by the Kevin Bacon, CEO of Blockpool, that the purchaser of the album can be able to receive 100 AudioCoins as a plus ‘reward’.
He stated that,
“This isn’t about jumping on a bandwagon or trying to get rich quick. It’s about doing things where you use blockchain and the crypto benefits in ways that people haven’t thought of yet”.
The website of the Blockpool states that the collaboration employs “its proprietary blockchain integration technology to build a smart rewards system”. Along with their “cryptocurrency checkout plugin.”
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Finally, after purchasing the Bjork’s album titled ‘Utopia’, the customer needs to claim their Audiocoins using the ‘myblockpool’ portal.
Introduction to Audiocoin (ADC)
Audiocoin was officially releases in the year 2015 in order to encourage the production and consumption of music. As it is through circulating Audiocoins to music lovers in exchange for streaming and downloading music.
According to the Gizmodo, a person can involve in Audiocoin mining by streaming music adopting the Aurovine platform.
Since at the first of the November, the Audiocoin has geared up and approximately doubled its value.
As of writing this article the price of an Audiocoin is nearly less than 0.4 of a cent. Along with the total market capitalization of approximately $3.2 million USD.