Recording Artist John Legend Live In Seattle At Verizon Wireless' Communications Store In Downtown Seattle, Washington At 6th and Olive

SEATTLE, WA — WHO: Verizon Wireless, owner and operator of the nation's most reliable wireless network, will host a Seattle pre-concert appearance by award-winning recording artist John Legend. The tour stop is part of the company's Music Unleashed Concert Series featuring John Legend.

WHAT: John Legend in-store appearance, where he will meet with fans and sign autographs. The Verizon Wireless Street Team will demonstrate how to get VIP treatment when you play a John Legend True Tone from their Verizon Wireless phone. More concert details can be found at  

WHERE: Verizon Wireless Communications store located at 1633 6th Avenue at the corner of 6th and Olive in Downtown Seattle.

WHEN: Friday, August 26, 2005 from 3:00 pm — 5:00 pm. John Legend in-store appearance and autograph session from 4:30 pm — 5:30 pm.

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