On Monday, Musk tweeted that he was selling a song about NFTs as an NFT. “NFT for your vanity. Computers never sleep. It’s verified. It’s guaranteed,” the song’s lyrics say.
I’m selling this song about NFTs as an NFT pic.twitter.com/B4EZLlesPx
— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) March 15, 2021
The tweet, along with the song, was listed on Valuables — a platform created by blockchain-run Cent, which allows users to buy tweets from verified accounts as NFTs. As of Tuesday, the tweet’s highest bid was just over $1.1 million USD.
Despite the hype, Musk appeared to have changed his mind about the sale. “Actually, doesn’t feel quite right selling this,” he tweeted. “Will pass.”
The move comes after Musk decided to change his title at
And in case you’re wondering what an NFT is or how it is valued, read our in-depth explainer here.