50 Cent took a risk on bitcoin years earlier than all of us knew what cryptocurrency even became … And it is paid off extra than 7 million times over.
Rewind to 2014 and 50’s album, “Animal Ambition,” while the rapper has become the primary to just accept bitcoin — which became then worth around $662/bitcoin — as a charge for his work. We’re instructed clients ought to get a replica of the album for just a fraction of an entire bitcoin.
Our sources say “Animal Ambition” pulled in about seven hundred bitcoin in income … Over $400k. We’re advised the cryptocurrency sat dormant in his account for years.
Fast-forward to nowadays — when bitcoin’s fee has fluctuated between $10k and $12k in line with the coin. Turns out 50 is a cash genius … Sitting on anywhere between $7 million and $eight.5 million.
The marketplace has gradually declined over the last few weeks, so 50 would possibly wanna think about unloading soon even as the gettin’s nonetheless true.