Lizzo will carry out within the first metaverse music awards present

Written by Jeff Lampkin

Prefer it or not, the metaverse is changing into an more and more fashionable music venue — together with, apparently, for ceremonies. As Hollywood Reporter explains, Logitech has revealed what it says is the primary music awards present within the metaverse. The second annual Music Breaker Awards will happen in Roblox on April thirtieth at 1PM Jap, with pop star Lizzo making her digital efficiency debut. Social media star Bretman Rock will host.

The awards present will honor ten creators who both began or “amplified” web developments, together with musician Gayle (who has thrived on Billboard‘s Music Breaker Chart) and Grammy nominee Walker Hayes. Personalities like Jaden Smith, Roblox veteran MeganPlays and Twitch streamer Shroud will even make appearances. 

Logitech Song Breaker Awards show space in Roblox metaverse


You’ll be able to already entry a pre-event “expertise” and digital Logitech retailer in Roblox. In the event you miss the primary present, you’ll be able to nonetheless watch two extra performances on the thirtieth (4PM and 5PM ET) and one on Could 1st (12PM ET).

Sure, Logitech is capitalizing on Lizzo and general metaverse buzz to attract consideration to its gig. Nevertheless, it is actually an extension of previous efforts to carry music performances into digital areas. Digital concert events have been taking place for years, and a few of them have been massively fashionable. The Music Breaker Awards simply transfer that leisure from a selected sport to a full-fledged platform, and it will not be stunning if there are comparable awards displays earlier than lengthy.

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Jeff Lampkin

Jeff Lampkin was the first writer to have joined He has since then inculcated very effective writing and reviewing culture at GamePolar which rivals have found impossible to imitate. His approach has been to work on the basics while the whole world was focusing on the superstructures.