Gunna is the latest rapper to tap into NFTs with his recent Bored Ape Yacht Club purchase.
The Atlanta native revealed on Instagram that he purchased the NFT through the MoonPay cryptocurrency platform for $300K.
“I Bought A @boredapeyachtclub NFT worth 300K No Cap!” Gunna wrote on IG. “His Name is BUTTA Thanks @moonpay!”
The 28-year old rapper is notorious for his shopping extravaganza. He previously dropped big money on Kanye West-inspired chain for his friend Lil Baby in celebration of his 27th birthday on Dec. 3. The “Drip Too Hard” collaborator unboxed the necklace with the name of his children, Jason and Loyal etched in the links.
Taking to Instagram, Gunna posted a video chronicling his purchase of the digital collectible living on the Ethereum blockchain. The Atlanta rapper purchased the NFT through the MoonPay cryptocurrency platform for $300,000 USD. Receiving the news that he had joined the Bored Ape Yacht Club following his performance, Gunna decided to get his Ape named “Butta” with futuristic sunglasses, ammo belt, and green kazoo tattooed on his calf.