News Release

Ring In The Holidays With Verizon Wireless Ring Tones, Ringback Tones, And V CAST Music

November 19, 2006

Jeffrey Nelson
Jeffrey.Nelson@VerizonWireless.com
908-559-7519

BASKING RIDGE, N.J. — The Holiday season is in full swing and Verizon Wireless customers can use their wireless phones to spread season's greetings and Holiday cheer to friends and family by selecting the perfect Holiday ring tones and Ringback Tones, or by downloading a Full-Track classic Holiday album from Verizon Wireless' V CAST Music service. Whether dashing through the snow, rocking around the company Holiday party, or roasting chestnuts, Verizon Wireless customers can personalize their wireless phones to fit their Holiday needs.

The following are suggested jingles for the Holiday season:

Ringback Tones

  • "Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays" (NSYNC)
  • "It's Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas" (Alvin And The Chipmunks)
  • "Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas" (American Idols)
  • "All I Want For Christmas Is My Two Front Teeth" (Children's Christmas Favorites)
  • "Merry Christmas Baby" (Christina Aguilera)
  • "Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree" (Cyndi Lauper)
  • "Spread A Little Love On Christmas" (Destiny's Child)
  • "I'll Be Home For Christmas (If Only In My Dreams)" (Frank Sinatra)
  • "White Christmas" (Ella Fitzgerald)
  • "All I Want For Christmas Is You" (Mariah Carey)
  • "Jingle Bells" (Wynton Marsalis)
  • "Frosty The Snowman" (George Strait)
  • "Santa Claus Is Coming To Town" (Diana Krall)
  • "Waltz of the Flowers" (Nutcracker Suite Tchaikovsky)
  • "Little Drummer Boy" (Lauryn Hill)
  • "Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas" (Whitney Houston)

Ring Tones

  • "Here Comes Christmas" (Alvin & the Chipmunks)
  • "The Christmas Song" (Chris Isaak)
  • "Christmas Medley" (Frank Sinatra)
  • "Christmas Without You" (Jermaine Dupri)
  • "Christmas Island" (Jimmy Buffet)
  • "We Wish You A Merry Christmas" (Kenny G)
  • "All I Want for Christmas Is You" (Mariah Carey)
  • "Please Come Home For Christmas" (Luther Vandross)
  • "Merry Christmas, Baby" (Natalie Cole)
  • "My Christmas List" (Simple Plan)
  • "Santa Claus Is Comin' To Town" (Frank Sinatra)
  • "Grandma Got Run Over By A Reindeer" (Elmo & Patsy)
  • "8 Days Of Christmas" (Destiny's Child)
  • "Deck The Halls" (Destiny's Child)
  • "Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Snow" (Michael Buble)
  • "Carol Of The Bells" (Barenaked Ladies)
  • "Silver Bells" (Patti Page)
  • "Wonderful Christmastime" (Barenaked Ladies)
  • "Jingle Bells" (Brian Setzer)
  • "Chestnuts A Christmas Song" (Reggie Paul)

Verizon Wireless customers can also download Full-Track classic Holiday albums through V CAST Music, the world's most comprehensive mobile music service with a library of more than 1.4 million songs. Customers can use their V CAST Music-capable phone to download music from the V CAST Music service and purchase individual songs for $1.99 over-the-air or 99 cents from their PC. Suggested Holiday albums available through V CAST Music include:

Holiday Albums on V CAST Music

  • "Wintersong" (Sarah McLachlan)
  • "The Chipmunks Greatest Christmas" (Alvin and The Chipmunks)
  • "Christmas Eve and Other Stories" (Trans-Siberian Orchestra)
  • "Arriving" (Holiday Edition) (Chris Tomlin)
  • "A Charlie Brown Christmas (Vince Guaraldi Trio)
  • "Merry Christmas" (Mariah Carey)
  • "The Christmas Song (Nat King Cole)
  • "Christmas Offerings" (Third Day)
  • "Brad Paisley Christmas" (Brad Paisley)
  • "Elvis Christmas" (Elvis Presley)

Verizon Wireless customers can purchase ring tones and Ringback Tones by visiting the Get Tunes & Tones shopping aisle in their Get It Now®-enabled handsets. Verizon Wireless customers can also purchase Ringback Tones directly through the Get It Now Web site at www.verizonwireless.com/music. A monthly 99 cent subscription fee to Ringback Tones is required for any Ringback Tone purchase. Download charges for Get It Now applications vary and airtime charges apply when browsing, downloading and using certain applications. Customers with a Get It Now-enabled phone and Verizon Wireless digital service can access the Get It Now virtual store.

For more information about Verizon Wireless products and services, visit a Verizon Wireless Communications Store, call 1-800-2 JOIN IN or go to www.verizonwireless.com.  

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