09 Dec '13, 12pm
Snoop Dogg Embraces Bitcoin for His Next Record
Snoop Dogg, or ‘Snoop Lion’ as he is known in his latest reggae incarnation, is planning to make his next record available to buy in bitcoin. Although he isn’t exactly an economist, Snoop is an acclaimed artist and a force to be reckoned with in the record industry. Last week Snoop Dogg tweeted that his next record will be “available in bitcoin and delivered in a drone”. The remark did not go unnoticed, and he got a few replies from bitcoin outfits interested in helping out, including Coinbase and BitPay . Snoop Dogg replied, asking for more information and saying that he wants to “make it happen”. @coinbase dm your info. I want to make it happen. — Snoop Dogg (@SnoopDogg) December 9, 2013 We aren’t so sure about the drone, but perhaps Jeff Bezos will be willing to help out on that one. Of course, this may just be a good old publicity stunt. However, the prospect of paying...