Kiss Star Simmons: ‘I Was Made for Lovin’ BTC’

It was a crazy, crazy night for fans of crypto and retro glam-rock as one of the biggest rock stars of the past century gave a resounding thumbs-up to crypto. Gene Simmons, the lead singer and bassist of Rock and Roll Hall of Fame group Kiss has come out as a crypto fan – but it looks like the rock veteran, also known as The Demon, has changed his tune on the world’s biggest cryptoasset. The 71-year-old American-Israeli rocker was responding to a tweet from Cameron Winklevoss, the co-founder of the Gemini crypto exchange. Winklevoss had called for easier access to bitcoin (BTC) and ethereum (ETH) buying for the unbanked, stating, “If you don't have a bank account, it's hard to get funds into crypto. We need to change this.” Simmons’ reply was succinct. I will. I am.