🎙 This Artist Is Raising $50,000 in Crypto For His Next Album

Xcelencia shares the story behind growth hacking Spotify playlists to issuing social tokens and bootstrapping funds for his next album.


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Mint Season 4 episode 4 welcomes Xcelencia, a Puerto Rican songwriter and musician who growth hacked his way through Spotify playlists and now has landed in the world of web3. He’s the creator of the social token $EQUIS and more recently launched a crowdfunding campaign on mirror to bootstrap the birth of Infinite, an immersive multimedia album and digital art experience that will grow in real-time as fans engage with the project.

In this episode, we discuss: 

  • 00:39 - Intro

  • 03:45 - Playlist Building

  • 07:50 - Social Tokens

  • 13:47 - How to Incentivize your Community?

  • 24:48 - Labels and Investors- How do they fit in?

  • 28:29 - Two Tokens - What’s the difference?

  • 34:01- How do you see the future?

  • 26:31- Outro

I hope you enjoy our conversation. 

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