TikTok Star Sells Viral Video as NFT for $500,000

Nathan Apodaca, who gained fame after skating to a Fleetwood Mac music, has joined the NFT craze and is now auctioning off his well-known video.

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It is extremely doubtless that  Nathan Apodaca, the TikTok skater who went viral in October 2020 with a single video.

The TikToker turned well-known after publishing a clip the place he seems to be strolling on his skateboard, whereas the music “Goals” by the band Fleetwood Mac performs. Nicely now, he has determined to capitalize (much more) on his success and public sale his first viral video as an NFT for at least $500,000.

Nathan, aka “Doggface,” landed a supervisor to additional his profession as an influencer. A part of the technique is to convey Apodaca’s fame on social media to crypto property.

In response to TMZ , the 23-second clip could be yours, at the very least in digital kind, since will probably be auctioned on the Rarible.com web page beginning this Friday, with an preliminary bid of half one million {dollars}.


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♬ Goals (2004 Remaster) – Fleetwood Mac


Nevertheless, there’s a catch. Since Nathan doesn’t have the authorization of Fleetwood Mac or the rights to the music “Goals,” what will probably be bought would be the video with the unique audio.

The clip induced a spike within the variety of replays on Spotify of the music, which was launched 40 years in the past. Even Fleetwood Mac members Mick Fleetwood and Stevie Nicks acknowledged it and recorded their very own variations of the video.



The video additionally stands out as a result of Nathan seems to be consuming an Ocean Spray whereas skating. The corporate even gave him a truck, thanking him for the viral publicity they obtained from the now influencer. Nevertheless, the video that’s bought as NFT may have the brand of the bottle blurred, because it doesn’t have the permission of the agency both.

Regardless of his fame and having his personal product line, Nathan Apodaca is thought to be a modest individual. Proper now, he lives in a cellular dwelling, which he purchased with donations after going viral.

With the proceeds from the public sale, the TikToker plans to purchase a home for his dad and mom and one for himself, in addition to repay his money owed so he can “begin over,” his consultant instructed TMZ. He can even use a part of the cash to open an occasion heart in his neighborhood in Idaho.