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Grammy-Winning Artist Wyclef Jean is Living LG in NYC with Traffic-Stopping Lunchtime Performance in Time Square and Free Concert at Roseland Ballroom

LG Mobile Phones Is Teaming Up with Jean In Support Of Theirf LG VX6000, One Of The Most Technically Capable And Beautiful Phones Available Today

LG Mobile Phones Is Teaming Up with Jean In Support Of Theirf LG VX6000, One Of The Most Technically Capable And Beautiful Phones Available Today

WHO: Grammy Award Winning Recording Artist Wyclef Jean and special friends.

WHAT: Traffic-stopping performance of Living Large (LG) In New York Citys Time Square at lunch hour followed by a free evening concert at Roseland.

Center of Time Square
Broadway and 45th St.
12 noon on Thursday
October 23, 2003
Midtown traffic will be stopped for 7 minutes for performance
Media area will be set up at Marriott Marquis at 1535 Broadway between 45-46.

W. 52 St., New York City
8 p.m. - close

COMMENTS: This is Wyclef Jean shoutingout from the studio, telling you the Party is goingto Damascus when you hear my new beat with Missy Eliot, says Jean to HOT 97 in a series of spots to tell fans how to get their free tickets to his exclusive concert at Roseland. LG Mobile Phones are celebrating by hooking it up for LIVING LG IN NYC by making all the tickets available for free through HOT 97 or online at

Wyclef Jean skyrocketed to fame as a founding member of the multi-platinum Fugees. He launched his solo career, with genre-defying multi-platinum albums, including, The Carnival, Eleftic and Masquerade, which solidified his status as an omnipresent figure in contemporary culture. His political consciousness and support for Haiti separates him from the pack, carving his own niche as a musical ambassador to the world. Wyclef Jeans Grammy-winning talents have included production and song writing credits with musical superstars such as Destinys Child, Whitney Houston, Carlos Santana, U2, and Sinead OConnor. Wyclef Jean has two highly anticipated new CD releases Wyclef Jeans Greatest Hitsgand his new studio CD Wyclef Jean Preachers Songbeing released by J Records on October 28 and November 4 respectively.

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