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TikTok’s first NFT series Live And Kicking for auction. The TikTok NFT called “TikTok Top Moments” is life and will be the first collectible today, the auctions start at 6 ETH, at the time of writing.
The TikTok NFT is a video of Detroit rapper Curtis Roach’s popular tune to “Bored in the House”. He features in the video an animated layout of a city jamming to catchy music.
TikTok earlier this month announced the launch of its first-ever “TikTok Top Moments”. With it, the popular short video platform will auction a tokenized version of its popular “community-defining” videos by viral TikTok creators.
Tiktok NFT series currently features six “culturally significant” TikTok videos of respective creators. While Curtis Roach’s “Bored in the House” is currently live for auction, the other upcoming creators include, Lil Nas X, Rudy Willingham, Bella Poarch, Brittany Broski, FNMeka, Jess Marciante, and Gary. The featured creators will collaborate with leading NFT artists such as COIN ARTIST, x0r, RTFKT, Grimes, and more, on limited edition NFTs.
TikTok Partners with Immutable X
TikTok’s NFT journey is powered by Immutable X, a carbon-neutral Layer-2 scaling solution provider for the network. TikTok NFT series is being auctioned on Ethereum and presented exclusively on Infinite Duets: Co-Creating on TikTok, a new TikTok Exhibit at the Museum of the Moving Image in Queens, NY, from October 1, till November 5.
According to Nick Tran, Global Head of Marketing, TikTok, “The creation that happens on TikTok helps drive culture and starts trends beyond the platform. As the creator economy continues to grow, we’re continually looking for new and differentiated ways to support our creators. Now, fans can own a moment on TikTok that helped shape the internet while supporting some of their favorite creators. We’re excited to see how our community and NFT communities engage with some of the internet’s most beloved cultural milestones.”
With the introduction of the TikTok NFT series, the video-sharing platform aims to generate more revenue streams for creators and NFT artists and facilitate a better bond between the audience and the performers.