SOURCE: .Club Domains

.CLUB Domains

May 13, 2014 09:00 ET

50 Cent Is In Da .CLUB as Award-Winning Rapper, Actor & Entrepreneur Announces New Fan Site at www.50InDa.Club

Artist to Debut Site & Host .CLUB's NYC Launch Party

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL and NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - May 13, 2014) - Well-known for his No. 1 Billboard hit "In Da Club" and on the brink of releasing his new album early next month "Animal Ambition," legendary rapper 50 Cent announced today the upcoming launch of the www.50InDa.Club web site in association with .CLUB Domains, the company formed to own and operate the new ".CLUB" generic top-level domain (gTLD). 50 Cent will be officially launching the page and appearing live at the invitation-only launch party for the new .CLUB domain name extension in Manhattan on May 22, 2014.

"As I prepare to launch `Animal Ambition' on June 3 and my new drama `Power' on Starz, the timing was right to give my fans a central web location to stay on top of all my latest news and social updates," said Curtis `50 Cent' Jackson. "I like to stay on the cutting edge, and 50inda.club represents the new wave of Internet names that actually mean something to me and my fans." 

50 Cent will be the featured guest at the .CLUB Domains and 50InDa.Club official launch event on May 22nd, celebrating the General Availability of one of the top new domain name extensions to come to market, and the only one to have absolute global recognition and appeal. .CLUB went live on May 7th with more than 32,000 domain names sold in the first 24 hours, making it the #1 debut of any new generic domain within moments of its public release. 

"50 Cent is a perfect fit for .CLUB because he truly understands brand recognition and the power and passion of being part of a community -- a club," said Colin Campbell, CEO of .CLUB Domains. "We're pumped up to see the 50inda.club website and especially excited to have 50 Cent join us to help kick off our launch at our party in New York. Now everyone can be In Da .Club!"

Creative Artists Agency (CAA) brokered the deal with .CLUB on behalf of 50 Cent.  In addition to celebrities, early registrations by companies and individuals who have obtained their very own "yourname.club" Web address include high-profile sports teams, auto manufacturers, major consumer and luxury brands, private clubs, fan clubs, hobbyists, and many more.  Sales of "premium" .CLUB names have already exceeded $500,000 in the early weeks of availability.

.CLUB domain names are available now for under $15.00/year from major Domain Name sellers everywhere, such as GoDaddy, Hexonet, 101 Domain, 1and1, United Domains, and more. To get your own .CLUB domain name, visit your favorite registrar today or click here to find a complete list of .CLUB registrars from www.nic.club.

About 50 Cent
50 Cent, born Curtis James Jackson III, is an American rapper, entrepreneur, investor and actor from Queens, New York. He rose to fame with the release of his 2003 album Get Rich or Die Tryin', which has sold more than 8 million copies. The Grammy Award winner has sold more than 30 million albums worldwide and has been awarded numerous accolades including 13 Billboard Music Awards, six World Music Awards, three American Music Awards and four BET Awards, to name a few. He was ranked as the #1 rap artist and most successful Hot 100 Artist of the 2000s by Billboard Magazine, as well as that decade's sixth-best artist and fourth top male artists of that decade. 50 Cent's fifth studio album, Animal Ambition  features collaborations with Trey Songz, Yo Gotti, Jadakiss, Styles P and more. On March 18, 2014 the first two songs and videos from Animal Ambition were released and each week following an additional song and video have become available continuing through the album's release date of June 3, 2014. A special deluxe version of Animal Ambition featuring a lenticular album cover will be available exclusively at Best Buy on June 3rd as well. The highly anticipated Street King Immortal album will follow in fall 2014.

What began as music chart dominance for the rap music phenomenon quickly transformed to success in corporate America as a multi-tiered business mogul to be reckoned with. 50 Cent has also carved out a successful and acclaimed career as an actor, appearing in more than 21 films including "Frozen Ground" with Nicolas Cage and John Cusack and "The Tomb" starring Sylvester Stallone and Arnold Schwarzenegger. He recently wrapped filming on "The Prince" with Bruce Willis and John Cusack and has begun filming "Spy" with Melissa McCarthy and Jude Law. He is currently serving as executive producer and has a reoccurring role on the highly anticipated series "Power" set to air on Starz on June 7, 2014. Recognized as one of the most talented and prolific music artists of his time, 50 Cent has managed to leverage his star power into record breaking brand extensions encompassing a broad spectrum of businesses including artist management, film production, footwear and apparel, fragrance, video games, publishing, headphones and health drinks and supplements.

About .Club Domains, LLC
Led by Internet entrepreneur Colin Campbell, whose prior successes include Tucows Interactive and Hostopia.com, .Club Domains, LLC was formed for the purpose of becoming the .CLUB gTLD registry. Fully understanding the inherent marketing value of a .CLUB domain for any membership organization, .CLUB is also building a comprehensive social platform for club management. .CLUB is a one-stop shop for clubs of all sizes to secure a great domain, grow club membership, improve member engagement and reduce management costs. By combining an easy to use web services platform with a top level domain based on a globally recognized term, .CLUB is "the easiest way to find, join or start a club." More information and links to register .CLUB domains are available now at www.nic.club.

Contact Information

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    Bridgette King
    .Club Domains Public Relations
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