Moonpay Brought Rapper Lil Durk Into The Bored Ape Yacht Club
Updated: Feb 8
Hats off to rapper Lil Durk for joining the Bored Ape Yacht Club.
“gm,” Lil Durk tweeted along with a photo of his ape earlier today.
The popular Chicago rapper aped into the BAYC yesterday evening with the help of crypto payment company Moonpay and the company’s CEO, Ivan Soto Wright.
“@Ivanhodll this feel like signing a new deal all ima say is GM from me and smape,” Lil Durk wrote on his Instagram story along with a photo of him and Wright
Lil Durk’s Bored Ape is Bored Ape #9977. Bored Ape #9977 is a six-trait golden brown fur ape with a leather jacket and blindfolded eyes. Moonpay purchased Bored Ape #9977 for 79 Eth or 252,000 USD and transferred it to Lil Durk’s wallet.
“@isotowright& @moonpay has brought some of my favorite artist into the club, BAYC member NBA Top Shot East tweeted. “Another Banger. Welcome to the club @lildurk.”
Lil Durk is just the latest celebrity to join the BAYC. As the Bored Ape Gazette previously reported, Jimmy Fallon, Lil Baby, DJ Khalid, among several other high-profile celebrities have joined the BAYC with the help of Moonpay.