Artist Sananda Maitreya Becomes The First Major Artist To Fully Embrace File Sharing With His Own Branded P2P File Sharing Software

Written by Marc Freedman

TrustyFiles-powered P2P software gives Sananda Maitreyarepparttar hardline direct to his fans to share, try, and buy his latest songs.

DALLAS, USA and MILAN, ITALY, October 6, 2004 – Sananda Maitreya developed an innovative launch for his "Angels & Vampires" project that features his own version of TrustyFiles P2P (Peer to Peer) file sharing software. The campaign includes distribution of Weed format files overrepparttar 110069 major P2P networks. Sananda Maitreya also is exclusively making two new songs and a video available only through P2P.

"It's not enough to just create protected files and say ‘here’s my music, please download’”, said Sananda Maitreya. “We have a fantastic group of fans. I owe them my success. RazorPop’s P2P Street Team capturesrepparttar 110070 spirit of fan support and extends it into file sharing. Their custom TrustyFiles software is perfect for me to ask my fans to share my music and atrepparttar 110071 same time continue to stay close to them.”

Marc Freedman, founder and CEO of RazorPop said “We’ve worked with Heart and Steve Winwood on previous P2P promotions. The power of P2P for legitimate music is clear. The Heart campaign outsold iTunes. When Sananda Maitreya came to us, we decided to take P2P marketing torepparttar 110072 next level.”

“We’ve made TrustyFiles software highly customizable. A popular feature isrepparttar 110073 P2P promotions channel. It’s a fixed window onrepparttar 110074 software display that givesrepparttar 110075 artist, distributor, or marketer a permanent presence to encourage free or protected file sharing, showrepparttar 110076 latest promotions, and display breaking news. 50% of Internet users share music and other files. If you're a major artist, shouldn't your fans and web visitors be sharing files on software with your name and logo, where you can directly sell your digital downloads, CDs, DVDs, and other merchandise?”

Sananda Maitreya’s file sharing software can be downloaded direct at (or go to As part ofrepparttar 110077 campaign his video “Bella Faccina” and songs “Glad She's Gone” and “She knows I'm Leaving” are only available torepparttar 110078 file sharing community.

Sananda Maitreya’s music and video are directly promoted onrepparttar 110079 Sananda Maitreya and regular TrustyFiles P2P software. Other P2P users can findrepparttar 110080 music and video hosted on business class servers through searches on all major networks. Web surfers can downloadrepparttar 110081 music at The files are in Windows Media Player format and can be played on most major media player software and portable music player devices. The songs are packaged as Weed files, which allow 3 plays beforerepparttar 110082 song must be purchased. New Weed users get $5 to buy their first few songs free.

RazorPop’s P2P distribution partner is Intent Mediaworks, an online artist marketer. Intent Mediaworks provides comprehensive P2P file hosting and distribution, including media digitization, file protection, and distribution to all major P2P networks.

Sananda Maitreya won a Grammy Award in 1989 for best Male R&B Vocal. His multi-platinum album “Introducing The Hardline According To” sold over 12 million albums and wasrepparttar 110083 #1 Billboard Chart R&B Album in 1988. His smash single "Wishing Well" hitrepparttar 110084 top ofrepparttar 110085 charts inrepparttar 110086 US and acrossrepparttar 110087 world. Other top songs have included “Sign Your Name”, "If You Let Me Stay", "Delicate" with Des'ree, and "Holding On To You". has recently introduced the innovation in the online gambling industry - Toolbar.

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