Malaysian singer and songwriter, Namewee who lately brought on controversy together with his newest tune, Fragile (玻璃心) has created his personal NFTs. In keeping with the artist in his newest YouTube video, “Utilizing NFTs to Battle the World”, the thought of opening an NFT account was “to counter the intermediaries” and safe ownerships of things similar to artwork. What stood out to Namewee (pictured) in NFT, was how the content material was protected from censorship, the place no authority, together with himself, had any proper to the content material bought as soon as somebody owns it.
Along with the theme of utilizing NFT as a stand in opposition to the world order, the artist took 20 footage of him making impolite gestures at banking cooperations and business enterprises. These footage have been then uploaded on his NFT channel and have been bought out inside three hours. In a Fb put up, the singer additionally addressed the difficulty of NFT and stated he was promoting his “personal hard-to-work work for an excellent worth”. As for the people who possess the power to hype these works to make ten occasions more cash, Namewee provides that this was their skill and never his.
The singer then took to launch 100 copies of the tune, Fragile (玻璃心) on the NFT market, OpenSea. He additionally addressed the controversies following his tune, Fragile (玻璃心), and stated that he was not making “revenge” from China, and has defined a number of occasions that he doesn’t hate that nation. “A lot of the consumers are largely from China, do you suppose they will be that quick?” he stated within the put up. Regardless of being a millionaire in digital forex, Namewee stated he is not going to be changing it into money. In his standpoint, he doesn’t have to money it out, as he believes that “the world of the longer term is traded in digital forex”.
The tune Fragile (玻璃心) was launched on 15 October. In keeping with The Global Times, some thought of the tune to carry insults in opposition to the Chinese language folks whereas within the music video a panda is seen dancing within the background of an extremely pink-themed set. The article in The International Instances additionally stated that these symbols are thought of by some to be focused at China and the time period “Little Pink” was geared toward children fueled with patriotism for China. The time period has been utilized by the media to explain these youths, in accordance with the article.
In the meantime, the video caption reads at the beginning: “Please be cautious if you’re fragile pink”. Netizens additionally took offence to the singers’ point out of “canine, cats, bats and civets” whereas the video confirmed the panda cooking a pot of bat soup. Whereas Namewee’s administration firm has apparently defined the tune as one which “simply needs to precise love for small animals”, netizens have scoffed on the concept of this being the precise belief.
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Malaysian singer Namewee blocked by Weibo after releasing satirical song