Lil Wayne Secures the #1 Spot in the First Week of New Album Release with Promotion Across Zedge and other Distribution Partners

NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / October 10, 2018 / Zedge, Inc. (NYSE American: ZDGE ), a leading content discovery and creation platform for personalized content and entertainment, today announced that users can now download custom video wallpapers from Lil Wayne in the Zedge Premium marketplace. This special feature is in celebration of the release of Lil Wayne's twelfth studio album, titled Tha Carter V.

"Fans have been waiting on Tha Carter V for years," said Mack Maine, president of Young Money Records, "and based on its success and warm reception, I would say it was well worth the wait." On the partnership with Zedge, he added "In addition to working with the music streaming companies, we chose Zedge to further engage with fans not only through music, but through art as well. Zedge has proven itself as a significant distribution channel for artists."

"We're excited to be a part of Tha Carter V's meteoric rise to number 1", said Tim Quirk, Senior Vice President, Marketplace for Zedge. "Zedge is evolving into an important platform for top-tier talent looking for an immersive and engaging way to connect with fans. Over the past several months, we've had artists such as Lil Wayne, Paul McCartney, Nicki Minaj, and G-Eazy promote their albums with unique artwork and video wallpapers. We provide a compelling platform for artists to promote and amplify their message to an loyal audience that desires to express its individuality."

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Zedge is a content discovery and creation platform with a global audience of close to 35 million monthly active users. We aspire to be the "everything you" destination that people turn to when seeking digital content that expresses their essence, individuality, and taste. Professional artists, individual creators, and brands use Zedge to market, distribute and sell their content. We have a rich and diverse library with more than a million images and audio clips.


Jonathan Reich

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