St. Jude Children's Research Hospital x Kings of Leon x Inspiration4

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Thursday, Sep 9 04:01 AM

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, located in Memphis, Tennessee, is one of the world's premier pediatric cancer research centers. Its mission is to find cures for children with cancer and other catastrophic diseases through research and treatment. Collaborating with Kings of Leon, Music Gives to St. Jude Kids is here to offer a new way to raise funds in support of the St. Jude mission: Finding cures. Saving children.

The St. Jude Children's Research Hospital® x Kings of Leon x Inspiration4 auction features an amazing collaboration between St. Jude and the Kings of Leon. This NFT consists of a live performance of the song Time in Disguise, coupled with visuals created for this NFT event. Through Inspiration4, this will be the FIRST minted music NFT song to be played in space.

Buyer will receive the iPhone 12 used by the crew of Inspiration4 to play the NFT in orbit. Buyer will also have the opportunity to meet the crew of Inspiration4 and the opportunity to meet the Kings of Leon. Travel and accommodations included. This auction will open for bidding September 9, 2021, and run through September 20, 2021.

About Kings of Leon:

Since their debut in 2003, Kings of Leon (Caleb (guitar/vocals), Nathan (drums), Jared (bass) and Matthew Followill (guitar)) have released seven albums (Youth & Young Manhood (2003), Aha Shake Heartbreak (2004), Because of the Times (2007), Only by the Night (2008), Come Around Sundown (2010), Mechanical Bull (2013), WALLS (2016), sold over 20 million albums and nearly 40 million singles worldwide. The multi-platinum selling band has had five singles on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, all seven of their studio albums on Billboard's Top 200 list and two singles that reached #1 on Modern Rock radio. With the release of WALLS, the band garnered their first-ever number one album debut on the Billboard Top 200. In addition, they have had eight Grammy Nominations, three Grammy Award wins, three NME Awards, two Brit Awards, and one Juno Award. They have toured all over the world, playing at top venues and headlining major festivals such as Bonnaroo, Lollapalooza, Austin City Limits, and Glastonbury. Kings of Leon most recently released their eighth studio album When You See Yourself on March 5th to critical and fan acclaim.


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