Throughout its almost 4-decades-lasted career, one of the biggest thrash metal bands Megadeth is now launching its own cryptocurrency, providing its fans exclusives and premium benefits.
Formed in 1983, Megadeth has almost completed 40 years on stages, selling almost 40 million records all around the world. And now, the successful and widely regarded band launches its official cryptocurrency, $MEGA, as the members recently announced that they have started to work on their sixteenth album, titled The Sick, the Dying… and the Dead!, as well. In addition, the widely regarded band has also recently finished its follow-up to 2016’s Dystopia album for a temporary early 2022 release, which was also the title track winning the Best Metal Performance award at the Grammy Awards in 2017. The regarded thrash metal band also had been nominated for twelve Grammy along their way.
Ultimately, Megadeth has just announced its official cryptocurrency launching through a post on social media and stated:
“Megadeth Coin is here! $MEGA, the official cryptocurrency of Megadeth and our community, is available now!
By buying, holding, and transacting with $MEGA, fans will gain access to exclusives and premium benefits. Cyber Army members that also hold $MEGA will unlock additional exclusives, access, and offers.
As a thank you to the Cyber Army, we’re gifting $MEGA to all of our Premium, Deluxe, and Free members. Click the link to claim your free $MEGA now!”
So, the fans of Megadeth will be reaching out to exclusives and premium benefits by buying, holding, and transacting with a $MEGA coin. Also, the widely regarded thrash band’s official fan club Members of Cyber Army‘s Premium and Digital Cyber Army members automatically get some free $MEGA, as they also will be unlocking additional exclusives, access, and offers.
On the other side, Megadeth also released its first non-fungible token (NFT) earlier, back in April 2021. The piece, titled Vic Rattlehead: Genesis, was sold for 8.4 ETH, which makes near $18,000, as it featured the Megadeth logo along with its iconic mascot revolving in opposite directions for six seconds.
Here is also the official announcement post of Megadeth for its brand new cryptocurrency down below.
Releasing 6 live albums, 6 video albums, 7 compilation albums, and 15 studio albums along with much more amazing works beside them, Megadeth became one of the biggest thrash metal bands worldwide selling almost 40 million records all around the world. And after the band’s latest and fifteenth studio album, Dystopia, was released in 2016, Megadeth members also announced that they have started to work on their sixteenth album titled The Sick, the Dying… and the Dead!.
And as the successful band has been adding one success to another day by day, throughout its 4-decade-lasted career, the band’s members, who are currently consisted of Dave Mustaine, Kiko Loureiro, and Dirk Verbeuren, have been expanding their fortune along with their success, for sure. If you are interested, you can find out more about Megadeth Members Net Worth in 2021, along with their career details and more.