John Legend, a versatile player who has already completed the youngest EGOT, is spreading his wings to NFT.
R & B Star has been appointed co-founder and Chief Impact Officer of Our Happy Company, which launched OurSong, a social NFT platform today (February 2nd).
Our Happy Company, with its dual abilities, has the ambition of OurSong to “discover creators, monetize their work, and build a better system for interacting with fans through NFTs.”
The new platform aims to appeal to those of us who do not have a degree in computer science, or at least have lifelong technical habits.
One of the differences is ease of use for artists and consumers. OurSong users do not need to have a separate cryptocurrency wallet outside the app. The NFT can be created, shared, or purchased for just a few dollars, making it an attractive incentive for beginners.
Work with a team of media engineers and futurists, including Twitch co-founder Kevin Lin. Matt Cheng, founder of Cherubic Ventures. KKBOX CEO Chris Lin co-founded the project as a way to create more opportunities for content creators by introducing art forms to new viewers.
“NFTs are very promising in leading the next generation of singers, songwriters, photographers, artists and more,” the legend said in a statement. “We helped establish OurSong because we believe that NFTs can change the way creators are discovered, improve service to their biggest fans, and rebuild the industry as a whole. We start by building a platform that serves all creators, even 100,000. ”
The OurSong mobile app is available in English, Traditional Chinese, Indonesian and Japanese on the Apple App Store and Google Play.
As part of the launch, Legend and the co-founding team will spotlight creators around the world, but their names and details have not yet been revealed.
Legend won 12 Grammy Awards throughout his career, and in 2015 he and Common took Oscar home with the best original song of “Glory” featured in the movie. Selma.. In 2017, he won a Tony Award for Best Revival in the Play category for his role as a co-producer. Jitney.. The following year, as the producer of Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert, he was the youngest person to complete the EGOT by winning the Creative Arts Emmy Award for Outstanding Variety Special (Live) on Sunday night (September 9th). became.