NEW YORK, NY – MobilityWire – January 26, 2009
Flycell and The Island Def Jam Music Group Team Up for a Daily Trivia and Music Awards Predictions Contest at Flycell
To gear up for music’s biggest night of the year, The Island Def Jam Music Group (IDJ), a unit of Universal Music Group, and Flycell, Inc. (www.Flycell.com), the popular mobile and online media and entertainment company, have teamed up for a promotional contest around the music awards show airing February 8th at 8pm. The promotional contest, open to all Flycell subscribers and visitors, will feature 30 days of music trivia with daily prize packs and an ‘And the Winner Is…’ prediction contest with a grand prize VIP trip for two to see this year’s GRAMMY® nominee for Best New Artist, Best Female Pop Vocal Performance, and Best Pop Vocal Album, Duffy, in concert at a secret location, including round trip airfare, concert tickets, hotel accommodations, and a jam-packed VIP Duffy goodie bag.
Flycell’s ‘Daily Nominee Trivia Game’ and its ‘And the Winner Is…’ ballot prediction contest kicked off January 9th and closes February 8th at Noon (ET). Get in on Flycell’s music awards prize action by visiting http://www.flycell.com/music-awards daily to play music trivia and complete your ballot predicting the winners of music’s biggest night of the year.
Daily trivia winners, drawn at random from all correct entries, will receive a three-item prize pack featuring prizes like CDs, concert DVDs, Box Sets, lyric books, vinyls, T-Shirts, album drop cards, signed posters, calendars, and other merchandise featuring GRAMMY nominated artists Ne-Yo, Kanye West, Jay-Z, Rihanna, Duffy, NAS, Mariah Carey, Ludacris and others. Island Def Jam artists racked up a total of 36 nominations.
Think you know who will take home the gilded gramophones this year? Correctly predict this year’s winners at http://www.flycell.com/music-awards-ballot to be entered to win the grand prize trip for two to see Duffy live in concert at a secret location, sponsored by IDJMobile.
“In celebration of music’s biggest night Flycell has partnered with some of the biggest names in the industry to bring fans a fun way to interact and strut their music knowledge,” said Lindsey Weinger, vice president of web experience at Flycell. “A month’s worth of cool trivia prizes and an amazing VIP grand prize is Flycell’s open invitation for music lovers to visit Flycell.com and celebrate the best music we’ve heard all year.”
Don’t miss this year’s 51st annual GRAMMY Awards airing Sunday, February 8 at 8PM (ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.
About Island Def Jam
The Island Def Jam Music Group is home to a multi-cultural and diverse family of artists and has fast become one of the most successful labels in the industry. It is comprised of Island Records and Def Jam Recordings, and is in partnerships with Disturbing Tha Peace and Slip N Slide. The roster boasts an array of talented artists including Mariah Carey, Janet Jackson, Kanye West, Fall Out Boy, The Killers, The-Dream, Melissa Etheridge, Jay-Z, LL Cool J, NAS, Bon Jovi, Ludacris, Lionel Richie, Rihanna, Hoobastank, Sum 41, Rick Ross, Young Jeezy and Ne-Yo.
Flycell, Inc. is a leading mobile and online media and entertainment destination. Flycell lets people from all walks of life personalize their phones with the mobile content that reflects their own unique tastes in entertainment, sports, games and more. The company partners with media companies and mobile network operators globally that utilize Flycell’s cutting edge multimedia applications and services. Headquartered in New York, N.Y. and launched in 2004, Flycell is a wholly-owned subsidiary of wireless services company Acotel Group (MIL: ACO). For more information concerning Flycell visit: http://www.flycell.com.
GRAMMY® is a registered trademark of The Recording Academy, and is not owned or licensed by Flycell or IDJMobile.
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