Moonbirds Makes Noise with Spotify, Releases NFT Gated Playlist
Moonbirds is creating ripples in Web2 and Web3 spheres over partnering with Spotify. Collectors can now tune in with the distinctive pixelated owl collectibles by NFT gated musical content material on the globally acknowledged streaming platform.
- Moonbirds grants NFT holders unique entry to its Spotify playlist ‘Sound of a Digital Renaissance’, put collectively by Danny Lee and the Tune Birds.
- Spotify’s partnership with Moonbirds reveals that the music streaming platform isn’t giving up on Web3, regardless of taking a break.
- This collaboration marks how merging music, artwork and blockchain can create new participating avenues.
Spotify Orchestrates a New Web3 Symphony
Spotify now hosts a tailored playlist for Moonbirds, ‘Sound of a Digital Renaissance’. Rigorously put collectively by Danny Lee and the Tune Birds, the observe compilations characteristic a mess of hits from well-known musicians akin to Tame Impala and Diplo.
1/ It’s official! Moonbirds has been chosen to companion with @Spotify for his or her unique pilot bringing token-enabled options to their platform. Right here’s what holders have to learn about this distinctive expertise: pic.twitter.com/AdFByIUrxa
— Moonbirds (🦉, 🎨) (@moonbirds) Might 11, 2023
Regardless of a slight setback, with solely Moonbirds from choose international locations and proudly owning an Android system capable of entry the tracks, this current partnership highlights a superb approach for the OG NFT model to work alongside Web2 and bolster a novel expertise for group members.
Spotify’s NFT Historical past
Spotify first started exploring NFTs in 2022, testing a characteristic for artists to advertise digital artwork. Nonetheless, amid crypto-market volatility and shifting financial situations, the music streaming platform’s Web3 ambitions started to wane.
Nonetheless, in 2023, Spotify started piloting NFT-gating playlists with Bored Ape‘s metaverse band, Kingship, releasing a playlist solely NFT holders may entry when linking their crypto wallets. Equally to Moonbirds, the pilot additionally had geographical limitations and was solely accessible for Android customers, following restrictions posed by Apple Inc.
Different communities, together with Flur and Overlord, have additionally took to the streaming platform to create NFT gated playlists. Constructing upon the success, the Moonbirds’ ‘Sound of a Digital Renaissance’ involves gentle, creating new alternatives for collectors, artists, and music lovers to interact with digital property.