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|Fri, October 01, 2010 at 4:20 PM|Send Blog · Share on Facebook · Bookmark on Delicious
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEâ€¦â€¦.
URBANWORLD WIRELESS LAUNCHES 'CLUB DROID' MOBILE APP FOR ANDROID OS,
INTERSCOPE RECORDS, PROVIDES CONTENT
"CLUB DROID KNOWS HOW TO PARTY!"
October 4, 2010-Los Angeles, CA- UrbanWorld Wireless, a pioneer in creating, aggregating urban entertainment content, along with music powerhouse Interscope Records have partnered to launch "Club Droid," combining technology, lifestyle and urban entertainment news in one cool, new mobile application for the Android OS marketplace. Club Droid is a free app that provides up- to- the- minute news in Hip Hop and mobile location-specific notification on parties & events to the Android audience. Club promoters now have the ability to post parties and special events via the Club Droid app and party goers can receive mobile VIP invites to the hottest parties along with the ability to rate, comment and post pictures via Club Droid.net.
Interscope Records will promote an array of upcoming events including album release parties, music showcase & artist meet & greets with fans thru the app for Android users. "Club Droid thanks to its ability to conduct location base notifications makes for another great way we are connecting our artists & fans together all in one mobile app," says Troy Marshall, Senior VP Marketing Interscope Records. Upcoming promotions includes artist Keri Hilson, Lloyd, and highly anticipated November 2nd release from Soulja Boy, amongst other projects to come.
Along with up-to-the minute entertainment news updateand mobile VIP party invites, Club Droid offers Android users "mobile incentives" which include discount coupons and promotions on various lifestyle products. Startup company Teteo Tequila is amongst the first liquor brands to begin implementing mobile marketing targeting club goers. "The Club Droid app is a very effective way to create customized and personal messages to promote our brand," says Isaac Guillen, Jr, CEO of Teteo Tequila. "We will be conducting various promotions thru the Club Droid mobile app." Teteo Tequila kicks things off as sponsor of the Club Droid Mobile App Release Party, Wednesday Oct.6th Eve Lounge, San Francisco, CA.
"Our goal was to create a app that supplies engaging content that trendsetting urban youth crave, and deliver it in a rich and memorable way," says Avalon Betts-Gaston, Business Development for UrbanWorld Wireless. "It's great app, that provides convenience for today's urban youth and a goldmine for our marketing partners that want to reach them." More information available online at www.ClubDroid.net!
About UrbanWorld Wireless:
UrbanWorld Wireless (UDub) is a full service content provider/aggregator and digital entertainment network geared toward the urban lifestyle market, with global distribution. Headquartered in Los Angeles, UDub offers a full mobile content catalogue that includes full length digital music downloads via its digital music label, UDub!Music; the latest technology news with an urban twist via its Hi' Tech Pimpin' website; and UDub!News, which offers global, up-to-the-minute urban news delivered via WAP, SMS, MMS, RSS and email. All of these services are currently delivered to a worldwide subscriber base of nearly 4.6 million. More information is available at www.urbanworldwireless.com
Combing the legacies of three of the most influential record labels in modern music history, Interscope Geffen A&M Records embarked on a new tradition of musical achievement with its unification on January 1, 1999. Headed by Chairman Jimmy Iovine, Interscope Geffen A&M is a major force in global music, developing chart-topping artist across a wide range of musical genres including rock, rap, and alternative. Interscope Geffen A&M Records is a part of Universal Music Group, the world's largest
|Mon, September 28, 2009 at 9:11 PM|Send Blog · Share on Facebook · Bookmark on Delicious
UDub iPhone App
Hip Hop's First True Mobile App Is Now Live!
September 28, 2009, Los Angeles, CA - UrbanWorld Wireless, a leading provider of urban entertainment content, has combined urban entertainment and lifestyle in one cool new mobile application. The free "UrbanWorld" app features the up-to-the minute news in Hip Hop, the Cali Fly Girls Women of Color wallpapers, and exclusive new music and videos; in Phase II, "UrbanWorld" will feature Party Alertz, your mobile VIP connection to the hottest parties in major cities including Los Angeles, Atlanta, Miami, New York and more.
Below is a list of the specific features in "UrbanWorld":
- UDub!News: Up-to-the minute urban news from around the world
- UDub!Video: Originally produced and mainstream videos from the biggest names in Hip Hop
- UDub!Music: Exclusive music from Hip Hop's best independent and emerging artists
- Cali Fly Girlz: Downloadable images of some of the world's most beautiful women
In the first week alone, and with little word of mouth, nearly 30,000 iPhone users downloaded the application. Even comedian Katt Williams taped an exclusive ad to endorse "UrbanWorld", which can be viewed at http://www.udubnews.com/viewVideo.php?id=265.
"Our goal is to supply engaging content that trendsetting urban youth crave and deliver it in a rich and memorable way," says Liz Lee, director of content for UrbanWorld Wireless. "It's great news for those that embrace the hiphop lifestyle, but even better news for our marketing partners that want to reach them." UrbanWorld will also be available in the Android and BlackBerry storefronts in Q3 2009. Additional mobile offerings will include Hip Hop 101, a standalone Cali Fly Girlz application, and King of the Dancehall, hosted by reggae superstar Beenie Man.
About UrbanWorld Wireless
UrbanWorld Wireless (UDub) is a full service content provider/aggregator and digital entertainment network geared toward the urban lifestyle market, with global distribution. Headquartered in Los Angeles, UDub offers a full mobile content catalogue that includes full length digital music downloads via its digital music label, UDub!Music, the latest technology news with an urban twist via its Hi' Tech Pimpin' website, and UDub!News, which offers lobal, up-to-the-minute urban news delivered via WAP, SMS, MMS, RSS and email. All of these services are currently delivered to a worldwide subscriber base of nearly 4.6 million. More information is available at www.urbanworldwireless.com, www.udubnews.com, www.udubmusic.com and www.hitechpimpin.com.
CONTACT INFO: Keisha Pickett, Keishap@urbanworldwireless.com