Rapper 50 Cent, who several years ago declared himself bankrupt, unexpectedly regained the status of a millionaire. A all thanks to the bitcoins, which for a long time lay forgotten in purse musician.
Also in 2014 50 Cent, releasing the album Animal Ambition, for fun began to take for plates crypto currency. AT The result was about 700 bitcoins, which at that rate cost about $ 450 thousand. Essential trifles for the rapper, so 50 Cent did not even cashed virtual " coins " , and safely about forgot them.
AT In 2015, the musician declared himself bankrupt, and only in late last year, I remembered a forgotten purse, in which, as in yeast, all this time his condition grew.
How much earned
A the amount ran high - from $ 7 to $ 8.5 million How many exactly - 50 Cent is not recognizes and jokes at Instagram that "I just forgot about them, " but now " proud of himself. " Yet would: that the most forgotten " trifle " turned yesterday's bankrupt into millionaire. On clip from models and gold pendants will be enough.
By the way, 50 Cent - not the only potential bitcoin millionaire. Their albums for Crypto currency is also sold to Snoop Dogg (Bush) and Bjork (Utopia).
Read in Russian: 50 Сent заработал $8 миллионов, продавая альбом за биткоины