SOURCE: Napster

November 13, 2007 18:52 ET

Napster Debuts Vee-Jay Records Catalog Dec. 4

Exclusive Access to Albums by Little Richard & Staple Singers First on Napster

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - November 13, 2007) - Good news for blues, R&B, and rock n' roll aficionados -- Napster, LLC (NASDAQ: NAPS), the leader in subscription music, today announced that the timeless catalog of Vee-Jay Records will be available in digital format for streaming and downloading for the first time beginning December 4. In addition, Napster subscribers will have exclusive access to two classic albums -- Little Richard's "Talking 'Bout Soul" and the Staple Singers' "Swing Low Sweet Chariot" -- for two weeks beginning November 27. Napster will also offer a Label Showcase Playlist, featuring tracks from the Vee-Jay catalog, beginning Dec. 4.

WHAT:    The Vee-Jay Records catalog in digital for the first time,
         including exclusive access to two albums: Little Richard's
         "Talking 'Bout Soul" and the Staple Singers' "Swing Low Sweet

WHO:     Blues, gospel, jazz, R&B and rock n' roll legends including John
         Lee Hooker, Jerry Butler, Jimmy Reed, and Memphis Slim

WHERE:   Napster (

WHEN:    Exclusive content available for two weeks beginning November 27
         only at Napster Entire catalog available for streaming and
         download December 4

INFO:    To speak with Matt Adell, Napster VP of music services, contact
         Jeff Fox at (415) 828-8298 or

About Napster

Napster, the pioneer of digital music, offers the ultimate in interactive music experiences, creating better ways to discover, share, acquire and enjoy music -- anytime, anywhere. The company's offerings include "Napster" ( -- the most popular on-demand music subscription service in the world; "Freenapster" ( -- a unique Web experience offering free on demand music legally; and "Napster Mobile" -- one of the industry's fastest growing mobile music platforms. Headquartered in Los Angeles, Napster's services are available in markets across North America, Europe and Japan.

Contact Information

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    Jeff Fox
    The Blueshirt Group, for Napster
    (415) 828-8298
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