Azuki NFT assortment has partnered with Korean hip-hop group, Epik Excessive to design authentic visible artwork for his or her upcoming Coachella present. Azuki additionally shared a shocking poster that includes Epik Excessive members Tablo, Mithra Jin, and DJ Tukutz. Within the illustration, whereas Tablo is holding his coronary heart, Mithra Jin and DJ Tukutz are holding an axe and a case, respectively.
Azuki x Epik Excessive: What we all know up to now
“We’re excited to announce our collaboration with legendary Korean hip-hop trio, Epik Excessive, to create authentic visible artwork for his or her upcoming Coachella efficiency,” Azuki introduced yesterday, April 10.
Epik Excessive is without doubt one of the most influential hip-hop teams from South Korea’s Seoul. Truly, Tablo, Mithra Jin, and DJ Tukutz shaped the band in 2001. Again then, hip-hop was not as common in South Korea as it’s now.
“Epik Excessive have lengthy been pioneers in Asian tradition and have been the primary Korean act to ever carry out at Coachella in 2016,” Azuki additional wrote. “They’ll be the primary Korean act to return to the pageant and we’re thrilled to have a good time this second in Asian excellence by means of this collaboration.”
Within the run-up to the pageant, the group has additionally dropped a brand new album. Their tenth studio album, Epik Excessive Is Right here (Half 2), additionally revolves round themes of “self-love, loneliness, and confidence”.
In the meantime, Azuki NFT has been making waves within the NFT area within the final couple of weeks. Following a shock NFT airdrop, the venture’s ground worth has soared (at the moment at 22 ETH). This even led a number of holders of blue-chip NFTs to specific their disappointment as their initiatives’ ground was nowhere shut. The partnership with Epik Excessive has simply added one other feather to Azuki’s cap!