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10/03/2005

 
David Banner, G-Unit's DJ Whoo Kid, Adult Film Icon Heather Hunter, Radio Personality Fatman Scoop and King of Comedy Michael Blackson

Plan to Create Exclusive Ringtones for UrbanWorld Wireless

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- UrbanWorld Wireless (UWW) introduces noted artists and comedians to its rapidly growing celebrity roster including David Banner (http://www.david-banner.com/main.html), G-Unit's DJ Whoo Kid, world famous adult film icon turned Hip-Hop artist, Heather Hunter (http://www.blorecords.com/), and the ubiquitous hype-man and New York's Hot 97 radio personality Fatman Scoop (http://www.fatmanscoop.com/)

David Banner's new album "Certified," released on Universal/Motown Records on September 20, has already reached the #3 position on Billboard's top R&B/Hip Hop Albums Chart. Banner's first single "Play" has become an instant hit, receiving massive radio and video airplay as is a top selling ringtone. A Mississippi native, Banner, under the newly-inked deal will create new and personalized ringtones to be distributed exclusively through UrbanWorld Wireless. "I'm bringing that Dirty South flavor in full force to this ringtone space; when you purchase one of my personalized tones all eyes will be on you!" says David Banner.

G-Unit's deejay & Sirius radio personality, DJ Whoo Kid, adds his touch to UrbanWorld's ringtone roster. "Sada Pop and Pizzle are the words I created for the Hip-Hop groupies of the world," says DJ Whoo Kid of his new personalized ringtone. "So rep it on your phone right now. Sada Pops and Pizzles are everywhere!"

Heather Hunter, aka Double H, is ready to begin another phase of her long spanning career as a rap superstar. Hunter's new album, The Unexpected, currently in stores, features tracks by some of Hip-Hop's biggest names including Scott Storch and DJ Premier. The first single, "So Serious" featuring Wyclef Jean is already setting the streets of New York City ablaze and has commanded the coveted attention of all of the hottest DJs. Along with Heather Hunter UrbanWorld Wireless adds producer and well-known hype-man Fatman Scoop, to the existing roster which includes the World Famous DJ Kid Capri, DJ Clue, E-40, 3-6 Mafia, Bonecrusher, Yukmouth, and Hip-Hop legends Kurtis Blow, Special Ed, Big Daddy Kane, Spinderella, creating a true home for hip hop in the world of wireless entertainment.

Expanding UrbanWorld Wireless' ringtones offerings is celebrated comedian Michael Blackson (http://www.michaelblackson.com/), "The African King of Comedy" who gave an unforgettable performance in "Next Friday," and who, in working with UrbanWorld, will join a host of some of the funniest men in the country such as Joe Clair, Alex Thomas, Michael Colyar and the ringtone champion Katt Williams, aka "Money Mike."

"Our motto is simple -- we connect the streets," explains UrbanWorld Wireless CEO Mike Johns. "What separates us from other brands is staying alert to what's happening on the streets; we've found our niche and it's working."

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 creates and distributes mobile content including enhanced personalized ringtones, ringbacks, wallpapers, mobile news, and games as well as white label mobile content and services for private branding. UWW additionally provided mobile marketing solutions to a extensive list of clients including Jay-Z, Snoop Dogg, Chingy, Ja Rule and the Beastie Boys among many others. More information is available on the web at http://www.urbanworldwireless.com/.

Source: UrbanWorld Wireless

CONTACT: Public Relations, Echo Hattix of Echoing Soundz, Inc.,
+1-818-787-7633, echohattix@echoingsoundz.com, for UrbanWorld Wireless; or
Mike Johns, CEO of UrbanWorld Wireless, +1-310-430-0030,
mikejohns@urbanworldwireless.com

Web site: http://www.david-banner.com/main.html

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

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

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

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




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