OneOf Announces Exclusive Partnership With The Christopher Wallace Estate To Release Limited-Edition The Notorious B.I.G. NFTs  | Shore Fire Media

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9 March, 2022Print

OneOf Announces Exclusive Partnership With The Christopher Wallace Estate To Release Limited-Edition The Notorious B.I.G. NFTs 

Portions Of The NFT Proceeds Will Benefit The Christopher Wallace Memorial Foundation To Commemorate 25th Anniversary Of Biggie Smalls’ Death

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March 9th, 2022 – OneOf, the Green Web3 company built for music, sports and lifestyle, is honored to commemorate iconic rapper Biggie Smalls’ legendary hip hop career with exclusive NFTs. As we embark on the auspicious 25th Anniversary of the death of The Notorious B.I.G. and the release of his iconic album Life After Death, OneOf celebrates his life in partnership with The Christopher Wallace Estate, and will be minting the first-ever official The Notorious B.I.G. NFT collection.  

A portion of the proceeds of the NFTs will go to The Christopher Wallace Memorial Foundation, Inc. Additional details on the NFT collection will be announced in the coming weeks. Go to for more information. 

“We are excited about our partnership with OneOf and their expertise to memorialize my son Christopher with this first official NFT drop to give his fans an opportunity to participate in and honor their love of him and his music,” said The Notorious B.I.G.’s Mother Voletta Wallace.

“We’re honored to work with The Christopher Wallace Estate to celebrate the incredible legacy of Biggie Smalls,” said Josh James, COO & Co-Founder of OneOf. “Using NFT technology, Biggie’s legacy and his outsized impact on music and culture will be forever cemented on blockchain, to be honored and shared with fans around the world and for generations to come.” 

The Notorious B.I.G. NFT collection will be minted by OneOf on the environmentally responsible proof-of-stake blockchain Tezos, preferred by music artists for using up to 2 million times less energy than proof-of-work networks.

The unique concept of the NFT was created by Elliot Osagie of Willingie, Inc and Wayne Barrow, Manager of Voletta Wallace. The Christopher Wallace Estate is represented by Phil Sandhaus of WME Legends.

OneOf, the preferred NFT platform of the music industry backed by Quincy Jones, has recently announced major partnerships with The Recording Academy to celebrate the 64th Annual GRAMMY AwardsWarner Music Group, and the top-rated syndicated morning radio show “The Breakfast Club.” OneOf's recent Whitney Houston Collection made headlines when a never-before-heard Whitney Houston song made when she was 17 was sold at auction on OneOf for $1 million. OneOf recently expanded into sports and lifestyle with Sports Illustrated legendary athletes series including Muhammad Ali, Shaquille O'Neal, Jerry Rice and more, and iconic teams including Duke Basketball

OneOf was designed with the next 100MM non-crypto native fans in mind, to create an environmentally sustainable, artist and fan friendly experience. Fans can sign up and purchase their first NFT in under 2 minutes using credit/debit cards or major cryptocurrencies. OneOf donates portions of proceeds from every NFT collection.


ABOUT ONEOF                                     

Deeply committed to a sustainable blockchain future, OneOf is a NFT platform that supports NFTs on multiple energy-efficient blockchains, to create sustainable, creator-and-fan-friendly experiences. Minting a NFT on OneOf's platform uses up to 2 million times less energy than proof-of-work networks, and for its artist and brand partners, minting NFTs costs $0 in blockchain transaction fees. OneOf aims to bring the next 100 million non-crypto-native fans into Web3 by removing the technical frictions and allowing fans to pay for their NFTs with credit/debit cards as well as major cryptocurrencies. Committed to diversity, over 80% of the collections featured on OneOf comes from minority or female creators. In addition, OneOf donates portions of proceeds from every NFT collection to its artist or athlete partner’s preferred charity.



By the age of 24, Christopher Wallace aka “The Notorious B.I.G.” changed both music and culture forever, solidifying his legacy as “the greatest rapper of all-time” according to Billboard and The Source. His 1994 full-length debut, Ready To Die, earned a quadruple-platinum certification from the RIAA, spawned the GRAMMY®Award-nominated “Big Poppa,” and stands recognized at #133 on Rolling Stone’s “500 Greatest Albums of All-Time” list and #8 on the “100 Best Albums of the Nineties” as well as being included on The Source’s “100 Best Rap Albums of All Time List,” Pitchfork’s “Top 100 Favorite Records of the 1990s,” and Time’s “Top 100 Albums of All Time.” Released posthumously following his tragic March 9, 1997 passing, Life After Death achieved a coveted RIAA Diamond Certification—one of few hip-hop albums to do so—and three GRAMMY® Award nods. In the current music landscape BIGGIE has amassed over 8 Billion Streams of his music.. The critically acclaimed biopic Notorious celebrated his life and attracted widespread acclaim and box office success. His influence reverberates throughout music, fashion, film, and beyond as one singular word describes his impact forever: NOTORIOUS.



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