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NFT: Shakira, BossLogic collaborate to release her fantasy NFT collection
Shakira is one of the latest popular artists to launch their own NFT collection. The 44-year-old Colombian singer, who is often referred to as the “Queen of Latin Music,” announced via social media that her non-fungible tokens are now available.
Shakira’s NFTs are sourced from the La Caldera collection and will feature graphics of the singer set in a fantasy world. According to Hola!, the futuristic NFTs were created by Kode Abdo, a graphic designer who is also known as BossLogic.
Shakira and BossLogic gathered all the graphic images and included them in La Caldera’s collection that will be sold as digital assets in the form of NFT. The setting used for the images was the Caloris, an intergalactic fantasy world run by a female.
It was said that Shakira would also record the audio that will be included in the NFTs. in one of her latest posts on Twitter, the singer said that she had a lot of fun working with BossLogic for her very first set of NFTs. She further said she is trying out this new medium and wanted to share it with her fans.
I had so much fun working on my first NFTs with @Bosslogic and trying out this new medium-and wanted to share it with my fans too, ahead of the drop at 3.30pm PT. Hope you enjoy!https://t.co/gNGSrZQlob pic.twitter.com/wdauEujgYA— Shakira (@shakira) September 21, 2021
The Shakira NFTs are being sold via auction at MakersPlace, and fans can head to their site to own any of the blockchain-based items. What’s more, the buyers of limited edition NFTs will be eligible to enter a raffle to win a purchased proof of the NFTs that will be personally signed by Shakira. This is a one-of-a-kind asset that any fan would be happy to have.
“La Caldera collection, a digital art collaboration by Shakira and BossLogic, depicts the fantastical world of Caloris, a place ruled by women in an intergalactic landscape as they grapple with the arrival of both friendly and unfriendly visitors,” MakersPlace posted on its website.
MakersPlace described the new Shakira NFTs as art directed by both the artist and BosslLogic in a retro-futuristic style. The digital art images give the feel and look of vintage posters and graphic novels.
Meanwhile, buyers will also get four original audio pieces produced by and featuring Shakira. These will complement the “vibrant adventure where mythological themes are played out” in the post-modern world.