Bjork's next album comes with free cryptocurrency

Bjork’s next album comes with free cryptocurrency

Icelandic music star Bjork is famously experimental with just about everything, so it’s no surprise that she’s now working on bringing blockchain into the music industry fold. Her people have announced that she’s partnering with British startup Blockpool to put the technology at the center of her next album release, not only letting fans buy the record with cryptocurrency, but actually giving them digital cash for doing so. Everyone purchasing forthcoming album Utopia will get 100 Audiocoins — the two-year-old cryptocurrency originally designed for the music industry (currently worth around $0.19 each) — and will have the chance to […]