News Release

The Black Eyed Peas Live In Las Vegas At Verizon Wireless Communications Store At Flamingo And Sandhill

Appearance To Include Autograph Session and Opportunity to Get Tickets to Private Performance Later That Night at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino

September 20, 2005

Jenny Weaver
Jenny.Weaver@VerizonWireless.com
480-763-6321

WHO/WHAT:
Verizon Wireless, owner and operator of the nation's most reliable wireless network, will host an in-store appearance with world-renowned Hip Hop artists the Black Eyed Peas.

WHEN:
7 to 8 p.m.
Monday, October 24, 2005

WHERE:
Verizon Wireless Communications Store
3870 E. Flamingo Rd. (Flamingo and Sandhill)

WHY:
Fans who show up with a Black Eyed Peas ring tone downloaded on their Verizon Wireless phone could receive tickets to a private performance by the Black Eyed Peas at the Joint at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino that night. Quantities are limited and will be given on a first-come, first-served basis. The private performance for Verizon Wireless customers is part of the company's Music Unleashed Concert Series featuring the Black Eyed Peas. More concert details can be found at www.blackeyedpeasconcerts.com.  

About Verizon Wireless
Verizon Wireless owns and operates the nation's most reliable wireless network, serving 47.4 million voice and data customers. Headquartered in Bedminster, NJ, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE: VZ) and Vodafone (NYSE and LSE: VOD). Find more information on the Web at www.verizonwireless.com. To preview and request broadcast-quality video footage and high-resolution stills of Verizon Wireless operations, log on to the Verizon Wireless Multimedia Library at www.verizonwireless.com/multimedia.

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