Ethereum Blockchain Creator Gets ‘Vitalik Buterin’ Song By Gramatik And Kotek
Blockchain technology and cryptocurrency have led to the development of many things, and the latest is music. Most recently, Slovenian electro producer Gramatik created an Ethereum-inspired song called Vitalik Buterin.
Gramatik made the song in collaboration with Kotek in an interview with Billboard, Gramatik revealed that the song is a tribute to Vitalik Buterin, the Ethereum network’s founder. The song is also a sequel to the artist’s other work, a blockchain related track named after the creator of Bitcoin, Satoshi Nakamoto.
Kotek revealed that he met Gramtik in 2016 while assisting with a previous track’s production. He also stated that he was a long-time fan of Gramtik and that the song came to him during an email conversation. As for Gramtik, he shared that the track is an “instrumental journey” that has five elements throughout its duration that are meant to represent the different stages of Ethereum ecosystem’s development.
Gramatik is an outspoken pro-blockchain artist that has “tokenized” himself over the last few years. During the launch, the artist discussed the importance of blockchain technology, how the tokenization of creative projects works, and how such tokenization allows both fans and artists to profit from the “artist token.”
To date, Gramatik’s tokenization project has been a strong success, generating 7,500 Ethereum that hold a market value of $2.48 million and it has thousands of fans worldwide.