DJ Steve Aoki Made His Biggest NFT Purchase Yet, Ape-ing Into A Blue Beam Bored Ape
Updated: Feb 8
Notable DJ and long-time Bored Ape Yacht Club Member Steve Aoki purchased a rare blue beam ape today for 200 ETH.
Aoki picked up Bored Ape #118 from BAYC member Domain. Bored Ape #118 is a five trait tan fur ape with a bored kazoo mouth and blue beam eyes. Based on these traits, Bored Ape #118 is the 181 most rare ape, according to Rarity Tools.
Aoki purchased the blue beam primate for 200 Eth or roughly $780,00 USD.
“HELLOO BLUE BEAMS, Aoki tweeted along with a photo of his newest bored ape. “This is my biggest NFT purchase to date LFG! I can’t get enough of the @BoredApeYC community! Welcome #181 to the Aoki Family, lucky number 7!”
Since purchasing Bored Ape #118, Aoki has made the primate his profile photo on Twitter.
Aoki is no stranger to the BAYC and has been in the club since August. After today’s purchase, Aoki holds four bored apes worth at least 596.19 Eth or $2,325,000 USD, according to Evaluate. Market.