ALLENTOWN, Pa., Oct. 31, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board today announced that award-winning rapper, entrepreneur, actor and producer Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson will sign pre-purchased bottles of EFFEN® Vodka from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM on Saturday, Nov. 5, at the Fine Wine & Good Spirits Premium Collection Store, Crest Plaza Shopping Center, 1516 N. Cedar Crest Blvd., Allentown.
Born in Queens, N.Y., Jackson rocketed to stardom when his 2003 debut album, "Get Rich or Die Tryin'," made 50 Cent a major player on the rap/hip-hop charts. He was ranked as the No. 1 rap artist and most successful Hot 100 Artist of the 2000s by Billboard magazine, which also named him the decade's sixth-best artist and fourth top male artist. The Grammy Award winner has sold more than 30 million albums and is preparing to release his sixth studio album and next mixtape, "Kanan Reloaded."
In addition, 50 Cent has carved out a successful and acclaimed career as an actor and producer. He serves as executive producer and has a reoccurring role on the hit series "Power" on Starz and developed the recently announced variety series "50 Cent Presents" and superhero series "Tomorrow, Today." He has leveraged his star power into brand extensions encompassing a broad spectrum of businesses including footwear and apparel, fragrance, video games, publishing, health drinks, supplements, SMS Audio, FRIGO by RevolutionWear and EFFEN® Vodka.
Complimentary tastings of the following products, which will also be available for purchase and to be signed, will be available for customers 21 years of age and older:
- EFFEN® Vodka, Code 5101 - $24.99
- EFFEN Black Cherry® Vodka, Code 5895 - $24.99
- EFFEN Green Apple® Vodka, Code 1760 - $19.99
- EFFEN Blood Orange® Vodka, Code 1762 - $19.99
WHAT: Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson will sign bottles of EFFEN® Vodka
WHEN: 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM, Saturday, Nov. 5, 2016
WHERE: Fine Wine & Good Spirits Premium Collection Store, Crest Plaza Shopping Center, 1516 N. Cedar Crest Blvd., Allentown, PA 18104
MEDIA CONTACT: Elizabeth Brassell, 717.783-8864. NOTE: Credentialed media and professional photographers interested in covering this event must contact Elizabeth Brassell in advance.
About EFFEN® Vodka
EFFEN® Vodka is a Super Premium Vodka whose name means smooth, even and balanced in Dutch. It is made from 100% premium wheat, which results in a silky, smooth liquid. The stylish and functional rubber sleeve is carefully affixed to each bottle, further demonstrating EFFEN's commitment to providing a Super Premium Vodka with a modern design. The EFFEN line includes EFFEN® Vodka, EFFEN® Cucumber Vodka, EFFEN® Black Cherry Vodka, EFFEN® Blood Orange Vodka, EFFEN® Green Apple Vodka, and EFFEN® Raspberry Vodka. EFFEN is sold nationwide and is available in 50ml, 375ml, 750ml, 1L, and 1.75L bottles.
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SOURCE Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board