Steve Aoki Aped Again, Purchasing His 8th Bored Ape Last Night. Find Out More About His Collection:
Updated: Feb 8, 2022
Notable DJ and longtime Bored Ape Yacht Club member Steve Aoki added another ape to his growing collection last night.
“NewProfilePic I don’t need to see when I have the vision,” Aoki tweeted along with a photo of his blindfolded primate. “Welcome the 8th @BoredApeYCto the Aoki family. #9309.”
Aoki’s latest bored ape is Bored Ape #9309. Bored Ape #9309 is a seven-trait blue fur ape with an Irish boho hat, a sleeveless logo t shirt and blindfolded eyes. Based on these traits, Bored Ape #9309 is the 1476th most rare ape, according to Rarity Tools. Aoki purchased Bored Ape #9309 for 81.234 Eth or 308,689 USD, according to Opensea Data.
After yesterday evenings purchase, Aoki now has eight Bored Apes spread out over three wallets.
Aoki has been a long-time member of the BAYC picking up his first ape back on August 1st, 2021. Since that time, Aoki has purchased several apes including a rare blue beam eyes primate on December 19th for 200 Eth
As the Bored Ape Gazette previously reported, Aoki purchased 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.
“HELLOO BLUE BEAMS, Aoki tweeted after purchasing his blue beam 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!”
Across his three accounts, Aoki holds eight Bored Apes worth at least 1062.38 Eth or $4,037,044 USD, according to Evaluate. Market.