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8/02/2005

 
UrbanWorld Wireless Signs DJ Clue as Director A&R, Add Major New Talent, Ringtones, Games, Wallpaper And Media Alerts

'Hip Hop Is Now Wireless'

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- UrbanWorld Wireless, the authentic mobile content provider for the Hip-Hop community announced today the signing of DJ Clue as UWW's Ringtone A&R Director. DJ Clue will assist UWW as it continues to sign the best and hottest Hip-Hop talent. Clue commented, "UrbanWorld Wireless' going to take the ringtone game to the next level... that's just what we do...next level entertainment via mobile communication."

This month UWW announces the addition of top artist representing the best in Hip-Hop styles:

* East Coast- Fatman Scope joins Kid Capri, DJ Clue, Ray Benzino
* Dirty South- Superstar David Banner joins, 3-6 Mafia, Bonecrusher
* West Coast- E40 has new voicetones with beats by his son Lil Drop-E.
Yuthmouth, Jayo Felony, and former Deathrow artist Daz Dillenger &
Crooked I
* Hip Hop Legend-Kurtis Blow, Special Ed, Big Daddy Kane and female
musical styling DJ/100.3 The Beat (Los Angeles) on-air personality
Spindarella.
* Comedy- Joe Clair who can be seen in comedy shows across the nation
joins comedy greats Katt Williams, who landed voicetones in Cingular Top
10 Ringtones 2004 and actor/comedian Alex Thomas who has appeared in his
own BET Special

UWW's Got Wallpapers and Games


UWW has teamed up with Jamster, 123 Multimedia and Moderati to release "UrbanWorld Fly Girlz" wallpaper and a new mobile game entitled, "Hood 101 Street Knowledge" which will make its debut later this month on the T-Mobile Sidekick.

New UWW Short Code Delivers Ringtones and Party Alertz

UrbanWorld Wireless announces the launch of its five digit SMS Short Code (65690). The Short Code offers subscribers across the country a simple way to buy UWW content.

UWW's short code will also be the key number to have for Hip Hop fans who want Hip Hop news and access. The new free Party Alertz service provides subscribers with exclusive invites to parties at the hottest clubs as well as Hip-Hop news.

About DJ Clue:

A native of Queens, DJ Clue broke out fast with his very first mixtape CD, "The Professional Part I", which sold over a million copies. Clue is one of the handful of DJs to make the jump from mixtapes to working radio DJ (at popular New York hip-hop station Hot 97), to working the major labels. DJ Clue joined Jay-Z's Roc-A-Fella Records for a bit in the late 90's, then moved to establish his own camp, Desert Storm Records which launched in typical Clue style with debuting platinum recording artist Fabolous in 2001.

About UrbanWorld Wireless:

Headquartered in Los Angeles, CA, UrbanWorld Wireless is the first wireless company dedicated to serving the Urban Youth Market. Anchored on the web, the company develops aggregates, promotes and distributes mobile content direct to consumers. UWW is a leader in mobile marketing solution. Clients includes Jay-Z in addition to Snoop Dogg, Chingy, Ja Rule and the Beastie Boys among many others. UWW is at the forefront of integrating wireless technology and Hip-Hop. More information is available on the web at http://www.urbanworldwireless.com/

Source: UrbanWorld Wireless

CONTACT: P.R. CONTACT: Echo Hattix of Echoing Soundz,
Echohattix@echoingsoundz.com, +1-818-974-0216

Web site: http://www.urbanworldwireless.com/




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