There is a new Bitcoin HODLer in town and it is a renowned American rapper; Trevor George Smith Jr. popularly known as Busta Rhymes has revealed to his over 3 million Twitter followers that he is now a holder of the leading digital asset after watching the ongoing B word digital conference featuring discussions from Elon Musk, Jack Dorsey and Cathie Woods.
The rapper revealed that the B word conference had convinced him to invest in the crypto asset. In his words “After watching the #Bitcoin conference live with @jack @elonmusk @CathieDWood i’m sold on Bitcoin.”
officially holding Bitcoin.
Looking into eth next.
— Busta Rhymes (@BustaRhymes) July 22, 2021
Notably, the conference had over 200,000 live viewers which makes it rank as one of the videos with the highest live viewership numbers on YouTube.
While it is unclear how many units of the leading digital asset the Grammy award nominee bought, he revealed that his next interest in the crypto space is the second largest crypto asset by market cap, Ethereum.
In another of his tweets, Busta Rhymes revealed that Elon Musk’s comparison of governments and corporations was his biggest takeaway from the conference. The Tesla CEO had stated that the “government is the biggest corporation of all, and it’s got a monopoly on violence.”
Bitcoin and Ethereum’s value have slightly risen due to the positive words that have been spoken about them during the conference. The flagship crypto asset has touched the $32,000 mark again after falling below $30,000. Ethereum has also recovered and it is now trading above $2000 according to available data from CoinMarketCap.