Rap icons Eminem and Snoop Dogg are all geared-up to carry an NFT-twist to their a lot talked-about effectiveness at MTV’s Video Tunes Awards (VMAs). The effectiveness will be encouraged by the ‘Otherside’ metaverse, which is a challenge in collaboration between Yuga Labs’ Bored Apes Yacht Club (BAYC) and NFT investment decision mammoth, Animoca Brand names. For the first time ever, the VMAs have included a ‘Best Metaverse Performance’ group to its checklist, in a bid to garner recognition to this up-and-coming digital sector.
As element of their performances, Eminem and Snoop Dogg will be revamping the stage with the backdrop of the Otherside metaverse. Their recent tune colab titled ‘From the D 2 The LBC’ will be re-developed on phase with distinctive outcomes creating for the Bored Apes NFTs.
The official songs movie of the track, launched in July, also reveals Eminem and Snoop Dogg rap with Bored Apes dancing in the background.
Snoop Dogg, who is an avid NFT collector, has stirred all the hoopla close to this performance on Twitter when also popularising the Otherside metaverse.
At this time in its beta edition, the Otherside is a gamified interoperable metaverse that will present Otherdeed NFTs to depict electronic possession of land plots in the BAYC-affiliated digital environment. The Otherdeed house owners will be referred to as ‘Voyagers’.
The Otherside, for the very first time, permitted users to investigate its metaverse on July. At the time, 4,500 users had joined the practical experience.
The VMAs are scheduled for Sunday, August 28.
In the meantime, Justin Bieber, Rift Tour (that includes Ariana Grande), and Twenty One Pilots have been marked among the nominees in the ‘Best Metaverse Performance’ group for the VMAs.