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$DADJ

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The official currency of DADJU’s world

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A pillar of the French R’n’B culture, DADJU is one of the first artists to propose and popularize this musical genre in France. Growing up alongside his father, renowned singer Djanana Djuna and his famous older brother Maître Gims, DADJU quickly made waves with his own musical signature, which earned him 2 diamond-certified albums after only 5 years in the industry. DADJU’s love for music, for his roots and for innovation also moved him to direct and develop a modern creative film piece in his hometown Kinshasa that was released at the same time as his latest album “Cullinan”. His creative power, and his desire to strengthen his connection to his community are what inspired him to create $DADJ.

Do you want to engage more deeply with DADJU? The $DADJ coin is your entry ticket to join DADJU on his creative journey at the intersection of music, lifestyle and new avant-garde experiences. Get ready to become a founding member of a new kind of community. This whitepaper explains how $DADJ token holders will earn a new exclusive way to access and contribute to DADJU’s creative world.

1. The $DADJ Coin

a. About DADJU

For DADJU, music is a family affair, both his father Djanana Djuna and his brother Maître Gims are celebrities in their respective musical fields. DADJU also quickly made a name for himself and became a reference in French R’n’B.

Avant guard by nature, DADJU is one of the first artist to introduce and bluster R’n’B in France. Starting on the scene with his associate rapper Lyric Abou Tall, he rapidly launches his first album “Gentleman 2.0”. DADJU is propelled to the top of the billboards and takes his deserved place as an established figure of the French pop territory with titles like “Jaloux” in 2018. Also earning him the award of “best francophone revelation of the year” at the NRJ Music Awards.

His originality and creative force consistently push him to release and introduce new modern takes on pop to his community. His work is inspired by different musical movements from R’n’B to trap, soul, afrobeat or soukous, which proves his strong connection to his roots even if he is not afraid to go beyond traditions.

In just 5 years, DADJU already has 2 diamond-certified albums and 66 certified singles to his name. Even after such success, DADJU is driven to invest his talent into more projects. Innovating and directing his first movie “Ima” in his hometown of Kinshasa, that has already reached number one status in Francophone Africa. ‘”Ima’s” release is also paired to the launch of DADJU’s new album “Cullinan” where he explores all aspects and facets of love (one of his favorite creative themes).

Regardless of the kind of project DADJU invests his energy into, they are all linked by an authentic creative intention and the heartfelt love he pours into his community. $DADJ is the means by which his community will become active participants in the future of his creative universe and creator economy. DADJU is leaping into the future of the creative economy and is inviting you to join him.

The $DADJ coin will be DADJU’s official currency, unlocking exclusive products, services and exclusive IRL events for token holders in the DADJU community.

1. The $DADJ Coin

B. What is the $DADJ coin

$DADJ is an ERC20 token issued on the Ethereum blockchain, and the official currency of DADJU. $DADJ is the first step into Web3 for the DADJU community and a ticket to uniting its members around the world.

DADJU is focused on bringing value to the community: $DADJ token holders will earn rewards for the content they produce and for their engagement and attention. Starting with a community treasury, DADJU members will have the power to vote directly on projects and activities as active stakeholders of the community. The $DADJ coin will also unlock token-gated access to the platform along with exclusive content and in-real-life events.

The first and biggest token holders are key members of the DADJU community. Prior to the launch of the zerozero marketplace, claims of $DADJ tokens will be accessible for anyone to earn through the P00LS launchpad and will subsequently be issued on Ethereum.

On your journey through DADJU’s universe, you will unlock exclusive access and experiences as you gather more $DADJ coins. Follow DADJU and P00LS on social media and Discord to learn more and stay up to date on new token drops.

1. The $DADJ Coin

c. P00LS x $DADJ

The $DADJ coin will be issued by DADJU in collaboration with P00LS, and launched exclusively on the P00LS platform.

Traditional spheres of influence — from Hollywood to Wall Street and Silicon Valley — are converging more now than ever before, forming a new marketplace with creators and their audiences at the center.

Enter P00LS: the world’s largest decentralized exchange for creator cryptocurrencies. P00LS partners with DADJU to issue and distribute his token $DADJ, leveraging its best-in-class, gamified system to engage the DADJU community and incentivize it to earn $DADJ. On P00LS, users can earn, buy and sell $DADJ coins.

P00LS is a decentralized protocol, built and governed by holders of $00, the governance token for the P00LS ecosystem.

Through the P00LS launchpad, fans, followers and members of the DADJU community can earn free $DADJ tokens by, for example:

  • Sharing information about DADJU’s music, content and the $DADJ coin on social media.
  • Discovering more about DADJU’s creative vision and subscribing to his newsletter.
  • Learning more about the creative and social projects that matter to DADJU.
  • Inviting others to earn $DADJ.

For a few months, the token will only be available for people to earn it for free through the P00LS launchpad. Members of the community will have the opportunity to show their engagement and be rewarded for it. This period is called the genesis of the token. Once the genesis period ends, $DADJ will be listed and made available for trading on the zerozero Marketplace in early 2023.

2. $DADJ Use Cases

Earning and acquiring $DADJ coins means joining an ecosystem of creatives in the contemporary cultural scene. Each $DADJ use case allows you to get closer to DADJU’s community and creative world.

The value of the $DADJ token is linked directly and only to supply and demand. $DADJ tokens are held by all the members of DADJU’s community. Demand for the $DADJ token is generated through the use cases DADJU shares with the DADJU community; the more relevant use cases, the more demand, the higher the value of $DADJ. The following use cases will be deployed from launch, and are subject to change as the community grows and evolves.

A. Content

After the announcement period and the official public launch in July 2022, $DADJ  token holders will have access to exclusive content from DADJU to fully immerse themselves in their creative universe.

Exclusive Token-gated content includes exclusive access to spots for special events, behind-the-scenes content, one-of-a-kind conversations, DADJU exchanges with the team and partners. $DADJ token holders will also have exclusive and primary access to DADJU’s merchandise and fashion designs.

More details will be revealed on DADJU’s Instagram and Discord in the coming months.

2. $DADJ Use Cases

Earning and acquiring $DADJ coins means joining an ecosystem of creatives in the contemporary cultural scene. Each $DADJ use case allows you to get closer to DADJU’s community and creative world.

The value of the $DADJ token is linked directly and only to supply and demand. $DADJ tokens are held by all the members of DADJU’s community. Demand for the $DADJ token is generated through the use cases DADJU shares with the DADJU community; the more relevant use cases, the more demand, the higher the value of $DADJ. The following use cases will be deployed from launch, and are subject to change as the community grows and evolves.

B. Access & experiences

The $DADJ coin is a deep dive into DADJU’s universe, granting exclusive access to experiences within DADJU’s community in real life, the digital space and the metaverse. 

To that end, token holders can purchase tickets to exclusive DADJU events using $DADJ. Token holders will also have exclusive and unprecedented access to DADJU’s team and network of creatives. Perks may include meet and greet sessions, conversations with DADJU and other DADJU opportunities.

As founding members of DADJU’s community, $DADJ token holders will be encouraged to suggest creative collaborations by submitting proposals directly to DADJU’s team for review. They will also be able to give opinions on creative decisions through votes for DADJU’s future projects and artistic productions.

More details will be revealed on DADJU’s Instagram and Discord in the coming months.

3. $DADJ Economics

A. Distribution

$DADJ is an ERC-20 token on the Ethereum Blockchain to allow for composability with the broader ecosystem. The total supply of the $DADJ token is 100,000,000 and is set to be completely distributed over a 5 year period.

The rate at which $DADJ is distributed will decrease over the next 5 years to incentivize and reward early $DADJ token holders.

$DADJ - Circulating Supply

3. $DADJ Economics

B. Allocation

The $DADJ token is distributed to DADJU as the creator, DADJU’s community members such as fans and followers, and to key partners in DADJU’s ecosystem.

The allocation structure of the $DADJ token is as follows:

$DADJU - Allocation Structur

DADJU

DADJU will receive 10% of the total supply of the $DADJ token. This allocation of tokens will be vested linearly within a 4 year schedule from issuance. $DADJ allocations to DADJU can be used as Dadju desires.

DADJU Ecosystem

The existing and future business ecosystem surrounding DADJU including key partners and companies will receive an allocation of $DADJ tokens in order to integrate the token into their services and build its utility.

Airdrop to Community

Fans can earn $DADJ coins on p00ls.io by completing certain actions on the P00LS launchpad. Incentive mechanisms to earn tokens will change over time and new token drops will be announced on the P00LS launchpad. Other earning mechanisms will be introduced in the future.

Community Treasury

$DADJ token holders will have access to a treasury of $DADJ coins. $DADJ holders will be able to vote with their tokens on how this treasury is put to use. This treasury will be used to incentivize community growth and positive behaviors within the $DADJ community.

Launch Partners

$DADJ token will be allocated in part to the launch partners for the token, including P00LS.

Liquidity

$DADJ token will be used to create an initial liquidity pool for $DADJ on the zerozero DEX and to provide liquidity on centralized exchanges.

3. $DADJ Economics

C. Timeline

$DADJ Timeline

1. Genesis Drop

After the announcement period, the genesis drop for $DADJ will happen in July 2022 at https://p00ls.io/.

At this stage, anyone will be able to earn $DADJ tokens for free by tweeting, posting on Instagram and learning things about $DADJ and its purpose. These tokens will be held in the launchpad by P00LS for earners until token minting.

2. Token Minting: End 2022

$DADJ will be minted a few months after the first drops, and those who have earned $DADJ will be able to claim their tokens directly from P00LS through an airdrop mechanism. Once minted, the tokens will grant access to exclusivity to the Dadju ecosystem.

3. Marketplace Launch

The $DADJ token will be added to the zerozero DEX in 2022. Earners of $DADJ will create a liquidity pool through an auction mechanism with $00. A portion of $DADJ supply will be given to investors in exchange for an amount of $00, which will be used to create the initial $DADJ/00 liquidity pool on the DEX.

4. Post-Marketplace Launch

After listing on the zerozero marketplace, $DADJ will become the currency of the DADJU ecosystem. Major holders of $DADJ will have the greatest access to Dadju’s content, perks, events and more.

Launchpad drops and new incentives will take place frequently on the P00LS launchpad and tokens will be up for grabs for anyone. Dadju’s Community Treasury allocation will be distributed linearly over the course of the issuance period. Any DeFi incentives such as staking will be decided by the community and will take effect on the zerozero DEX for the determined period.

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1. The $DADJ Coina. About DADJU
1. The $DADJ CoinB. What is the $DADJ coin
1. The $DADJ Coinc. P00LS x $DADJ
2. $DADJ Use CasesA. Content
2. $DADJ Use CasesB. Access & experiences
3. $DADJ EconomicsA. Distribution
3. $DADJ EconomicsB. Allocation
3. $DADJ EconomicsC. Timeline