SOURCE: Music Choice

August 02, 2006 10:20 ET

Music Choice On-Demand Remains the Leading Video-On-Demand Music Service in the Country, Surpassing 400 Million Orders

Music Choice Expands Its Music Video Catalog & Adds New Exclusive Music Shows and Hot Video Lists to Music Choice On-Demand, Its Free On-Demand Music Service

NEW YORK, NY -- (MARKET WIRE) -- August 2, 2006 -- Music Choice, the leading multi-platform music network, today announced that its Music Choice On-Demand content has realized over 400 million orders since its launch in November 2004. Music Choice has expanded its music video offering by adding hundreds of music videos from both emerging and established artists, produced new, exclusive music shows such as "Certified," and created hot video lists that have been hosted by a variety of recording artists such as Bo Bice, Taking Back Sunday, and Paris Hilton. The expanded content offering has resulted in a significant increase in viewers and usage of the most-popular free on-demand music service for digital cable subscribers. During the first three weeks of July alone, Music Choice On-Demand content has been viewed an average of 7 million times a week by its nationwide audience.

"Our focus on offering the widest, most diverse selection of free on-demand music-related content has resulted in over 400 millions orders to date which is 'music to our ears,'" says Damon Williams, Vice President of Programming and Production for Music Choice. "Music Choice is the leader in programming and producing music content for video-on-demand, and our audience has demonstrated their satisfaction by making us the most-viewed video-on-demand music service in the Country."

About Music Choice®

Music Choice is the premier multi-platform music network that reaches millions of consumers nationwide through their TVs, PCs, and cell phones. Music Choice programs both video and audio music channels, produces exclusive music shows, films in-studio artist performances and interviews, and distributes daily entertainment news. Headquartered in Horsham, PA, Music Choice is a partnership among subsidiaries of Microsoft Corporation, Motorola, Inc., Sony Corporation of America, EMI Music and several leading U.S. cable providers: Adelphia Cable Communications, Comcast Cable Communications, Cox Communications and Time Warner Cable. MUSIC CHOICE® is a registered trademark of Music Choice. Visit the Music Choice website at http://www.musicchoice.com.

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    Karen Doler
    Music Choice
    215-784-5842