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Worldwide Listening Party for 1 Billion Facebook Users Featuring the Debut of Bob Marley’s Epic Album “Kaya” Followed by

  Worldwide Listening Party for 1 Billion Facebook Users Featuring the Debut
  of Bob Marley’s Epic Album “Kaya” Followed by an Intimate Live Performance
  by Ziggy Marley

A “Legends in the Cloud” Event Hosted By Milyoni, UMe and Tuff Gong Worldwide

Business Wire

LOS ANGELES -- April 20, 2013

On Wednesday, April 24^th, a historic global online listening party will occur
to celebrate the release of Bob Marley’s Kaya: 35^th Anniversary Deluxe
Edition CD. Following the listening party will be a live broadcast of an
intimate performance by the 5 time Grammy^® Award winning reggae artist Ziggy
Marley. The concert will be broadcast from the world famous Roxy Theatre in
Hollywood, on the very same stage where his father, Bob Marley performed in
the 1970’s.

Both the listening party and concert will be broadcast live on Facebook to
over 1 billion Facebook users. Viewers can watch, listen and interact together
on the Bob Marley, Ziggy Marley, and Legends in the Cloud Facebook pages, as
well as http://bobmarley.com, http://ziggymarley.com starting at 7:00pm (PDT)
with the streaming of the entire 2-CD set Kaya: 35^th Anniversary Deluxe
Edition. Immediately after, starting at 9:00 pm (PDT) they can watch a FREE
concert by Ziggy Marley where online viewers can watch him perform many of his
classics, plus some surprises.

Bob Marley remains one of the most important and influential artists of the
20^th century. His lifestyle and music continues to inspire new generations as
his legacy lives on through his music. In the digital era, Marley has the
second-highest social media following of any posthumous celebrity, with the
official Bob Marley Facebook page having over 42 million fans, ranking it
among the Top 25 of all Facebook pages and Top 10 among celebrity pages. His
music catalog has sold more than 50 million albums worldwide since 1992 and
his accolades continue including an induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of
Fame (1994), a GRAMMY^® Lifetime Achievement Award (2001), multiple entries in
the GRAMMY^® Hall Of Fame and the Hollywood Walk of Fame (2001).

This year marks the 35^th anniversary of Bob Marley & The Wailers’ now classic
1978 release Kaya. To celebrate, on April 23, 2013, Universal Music
Enterprises (UM^e) will release Kaya: 35th Anniversary Deluxe Edition
(Island/Tuff Gong/UM^e), an expanded, two-CD collection featuring 24 tracks,
all completely remastered to the highest modern standards. In addition to the
original 10-song release is the b-side “Smile Jamaica,” plus a second disc
featuring the highly sought-after, unreleased live show, “Live at Ahoy
Hallen,” recorded in Rotterdam, Netherlands on July 7, 1978.

A five-time Grammy winner, humanitarian, singer, songwriter, producer and
Reggae icon,Ziggy Marley has released fifteen albums to much critical
acclaim. His early immersion in music came at age ten when he sat in on
recording sessions with his father, Bob Marley. Ziggy Marley and The Melody
Makers, which also featured his siblings Sharon Marley, Cedella Marley and
Stephen Marley, released eight best-selling albums that garnered three
Grammys, with such chart-topping hits as"Look Who’s Dancing," "Tomorrow
People" and "Tumbling Down." Ziggy's first solo album,Dragonfly(RCA
Records), was released in 2003. His second solo release,Love is My
Religion(Tuff Gong Worldwide), won a Grammy in 2006 for Best Reggae Album.
His third solo album,Family Time(Tuff Gong Worldwide), scored him a 5th
Grammy award forBest Children’s Album. In 2011, Ziggy released his critically
acclaimed 4th studio album Wild And Free, which earned him a Grammy
nomination, as well as his first evercomic book entitled MARIJUANAMAN.
Recently Ziggy started Ziggy Marley Organics, a GMO-free product line
including flavored coconut oils and hemp seed snacks. The products are
distributed throughout the US and are available in over 1,000 stores
nationwide.

This special online broadcast is part of Milyoni’s Legends in the Cloud
series, which allows Facebook users to stream a variety of concerts on a
pay-per-view basis as well as purchase music and merchandise. John Corpus, CEO
of Milyoni says, “Our Social Video Platform metrics really prove that the
platform works. Users engage, on average, 3 to 4 times per viewing, far
outperforming typical on-line video performance. We are proud that UM^e and
Tuff Gong Worldwide have recognized the success we’ve had and selected us for
these events.”

Using Milyoni’s Social Video Platform, music enthusiasts will enjoy a unique
and socially interactive experience with millions of Bob Marley’s best fans.
The platform features time-released Social Widgets, such as images, trivia,
polls, and video clips, that can be shared with friends on Facebook and to
other social networks. Users will be able to live chat and connect with other
viewers on every destination where the stream will be playing. Serving as an
online destination for mobile, social and Web-seekers, Milyoni’s Social Video
Platform will, for the first time, enable Bob Marley enthusiasts to gather
together and enjoy this beloved artist.

Milyoni and UM^eare continuing their ongoing partnership with an array of
documentaries, films and concerts from renowned UM^eartists to be streamed
online as part of the“Legends in the Cloud” series.

About Universal Music Enterprises

Universal Music Enterprises (UMe), a division of Universal Music Group, is the
centralized U.S. catalog and special markets entity for the company. Working
closely with all of UMG’s record labels, UMe provides a frontline approach to
catalog management, a concentration of resources, a greater emphasis on
strategic marketing initiatives and opportunities in new technologies. Outside
North America, the Universal Strategic Marketing division of Universal Music
Group International works to maximize the profile and value of UMG’s catalogue
in international markets. It acts as a service center adding value through
marketing initiatives and coordination of commercial issues through local and
international markets.

ABOUT TUFF GONG WORLDWIDE

The Tuff Gong label was founded in 1965 by Bob Marley, with the vision of
producing, distributing and promoting his music free from the constraints of
corporate label politics. In a time decades before artist-owned record labels
were commonplace, the legendary Bob Marley's vision was characteristically
well ahead of its time. Now, nearly a half-century later, his dream is being
realized. With Tuff Gong Worldwide, Ziggy Marley continues a dream of his
father to own and manage not only his own music, but nearly every aspect of
his career.Since its inception in 2005, Tuff Gong Worldwide has established
itself as a leader in the reggae community and has become a sought-after
expert in tapping into reggae culture. For more information,
visitwww.tuffgongworldwide.com.

About Milyoni

Milyoni, Inc. (pronounced “million-eye”), the leader in social entertainment,
offers content providers the unique opportunity to amplify their message and
harness the power of social. The Milyoni platform inspires viewers to engage
through a shared, digital experience and become viral promoters in the process
as they share content across their social networks. Milyoni has powered many
social entertainment firsts, including the first PPV movie, live concert,
socially interactive film, day-and-date release, and exclusive global music
video releases, all on Facebook. Milyoni is currently partners with many
leading entertainment companies, including Universal Music Group, Columbia
Records, Universal Pictures, Lionsgate, Paramount Studios, and Shangri-La. For
more information, visitwww.milyoni.com. Follow us @milyoni.

Contact:

Universal Music Enterprises
Sujata Murthy, 310-865-7812
sujata.murthy@umusic.com
or
Ziggy Marley/Tuff Gong Worldwide
Michelle Rodriguez, 310-274-2440
michelle@tuffgongworldwide.com
 
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