01 May Janet Jackson is entering the world of NFT
For the uninitiated, NFT stands for non-fungible token. It is a type of cryptocurrency that allows you to own a distinctive digital thing, whether it’s a piece of art, songs or collectible.
The singer will release exclusive NFTs and augmented experiences in celebration of the 35th anniversary of her 1986 album, Control. The album has since been RIAA-certified five-times Platinum and includes the hit title track, as well as”What Have You Done for Me Lately,’”Let’s Wait Awhile,””Nasty,” and”When I Think of You.”
The NFT launch is in partnership with gaming and augmented reality company RTFKT, pronounced artifact.’ Some of the proceeds from every sale will go to American child sponsorship and Christian humanitarian aid organization, Compassion International.
No word yet about when exactly the NFTs will drop.