Rapper Drake has been very open with his dealings in bitcoin lately. The Canadian rapper who has gained superstardom remains to increase his involvement with the digital asset. He recently send some bitcoin to felflat rapper Kodak Black, officially introducing the latter to the token, who admitted which he had never used the digital asset before until Drake introduced it to him.
Drake Being Generous With Bitcoin
Kodak Black was on “The Breakfast Club” on Wednesday where he revealed the generous gin case thatt his industry colleague had given to him. According to Kodak, rapper Drake had called him up and asked him assuming that he had any bitcoin. When Kodak had responded in the negative, Drake had instantly told him to go set up a bitcoin account. Kodak, knowing his colleague, knew something was up and went to set up a bitcoin wallet even though he had never used it before.
“This n*** text me like ‘You got bitcoin?’ I was like ‘Nah.’ He was like ‘Set up a bitcoin then.’ So you know, I’m like, ok, I’m putting two and two together, that’s four, you know what I’m sayin’?” Kodak told The Breakfast Club.
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Rapper Kodak had ultimately set up the wallet after much pestering by Drake. Once the amount was set up and good to go, Drake had asked Kodak to send above his bitcoin wallet. The rapper admitted to being surprised and confused at this request but had done it anyway.
Not protracted after, Kodak said he received 6.6 BTC from Drake, that was worth almost $250,000 at the time. Kodak revealed in the interview which he had no plans of selling the generous gcone time beforeding thatt. He intends to hold the digital asset for the prolonged-term whilst it appreciates above time.
Winning Big At The Super Bowl
Drake has been heavily involved in the bitcoin gambling space. He has at various times in the past placed bets using the digital asset running into the millions of dollars. About two weeks ago, CryptCraze reported which the rapper had placed bets of almost $1.5 million ahead of the Super Bowl weekend, betting heavily for his team, the Los Angeles Rams, to win, and star Odell Beckham Jr. caboveing atop 62.5 receiving yards and scoring a touchdown.
Due to an injury sustained on the area, the rapper had lost the bets on Beckham. But had gone on to win other bets as the L.A. Rams did in fact come out victorious in the games.
Despite losing on some of his bets, Drake further came out in profit on his bets. Going by the figures the rapper posted on his Instagram page, Drake would’ve anew made above $380K on his bets.
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