Famed music exec Tommy Mottola recently Joined The Bored Ape Yacht Club, Purchasing Two Mutant Apes
Updated: Feb 8
Famed music executive Tommy Mottola aped into the Bored Ape Yacht Club on Saturday, January 15th.
"New Best Friends. WELCOME," Mottola tweeted along with a photo of his gem encrusted mutant ape #252
Mutant Ape #252, is a seven trait M1 Zombie fur ape with Bunny Ears, Cowboy Shirt and multi-color grin jem grill. Mottola purchased the mutant ape for 11Eth or $34,540 USD, according to Opensea data.
“Wow,” BAYC member Boredo. Eth tweeted. “Tommy. F**king. Mottola.”
Mutant Ape #252 wasn’t the only insane mutant that Mottola purchased. Shortly after picking up Mutant Ape #252, the music executive purchased Mutant Ape #421, according to Opensea data.
Mutant Ape #421 is a six trait M1 zombie fur mutant with a bone necklace and seaman’s hat. Mottola purchased Mutant ape #421 for 11 Eth or $34,540, according to Opensea data.
Mottola is currently the Chairman of Mottola Media Group and was previously the Chairman & CEO of Sony Music Entertainment, parent of the Columbia label, for nearly 15 years, according to his Wikipedia page.
Since the purchase, Mottola has not updated his Twitter profile photo to his mutant ape, but the Bored Ape Gazette will continue to follow his account and let you know when, or if, he does.