Sumary of It’s ‘Peanut Butter Jelly Time’: Dancing Banana Becomes Latest Meme To Be Auctioned Off In NFT Craze:
- ToplineThe “Peanut Butter Jelly Time” meme—an animation of a banana dancing to a song of the same name—is the latest piece of internet history to be auctioned off as a non-fungible token as the lucrative NFT market continues to grow in popularity.
- getty Key Facts The NFT will be put up for auction next week by Miami-based record label Slip N Slide Records.
- Dem Damn Dogs version of the “Peanut Butter Jelly Time” song.
- The meme banana, dancing to the “Peanut Butter Jelly Time” song by The Buckwheat Boyz, swiftly became an internet hit after its release in 2002, spawning dances, mashups and even a feature on an episode of Family Guy.
- Two remixed versions of the NFT will also go on sale, including one that will see the famous banana relegated to a boat while a smiling orange—the signature work of Miami graffiti artist Atomik—takes center stage.