Non-fungible token platform (NFT) OneOf has partnered exclusively with Christopher Wallace estate to issue The first official The Notorious BIG NFT collection.
Fans of late rap icon The Notorious B.I.G. can look forward to getting one more chance at securing a collectible related to his legacy. In an exclusive partnership with the Christopher Wallace Estate, OneOf will be releasing limited-edition Notorious B.I.G. NFTs, news that was announced in remembrance of his untimely death 25 years ago today on March 9, 1997..
A portion of the proceeds of the NFTs will go to The Christopher Wallace Memorial Foundation, Inc.
The OneOf platform was co-founded by tech entrepreneur Lin Dai, digital media executive Joshua James, and music industry veteran Adam Fell, in partnership with Quincy Jones and Quincy Jones Productions.
Biggie’s mother, Voletta Wallace, spoke on her and her son’s estate joining forces to pay respect to his life, legacy, and cultural contributions. “We are excited about our partnership with OneOf and their expertise to memorialize my son Christopher with this first official NFT drop to give his fans an opportunity to participate in and honor their love of him and his music,” Wallace expressed in a statement.
Josh James, COO & Co-Founder of OneOf said, “Using NFT technology, Biggie’s legacy and his outsized impact on music and culture will be forever cemented on the blockchain, to be honored and shared with fans around the world and for generations to come.”