NEW YORK, Apr. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — To give AMERICAN IDOL fans yet another way to support their favorite contestants, MusicSkins announced today that it will offer an exclusive, limited-edition series of the company’s durable vinyl electronic device skins featuring photos of the AMERICAN IDOL Season 10 Finalists. The limited edition set of AMERICAN IDOL logo skins is now available online at www.MusicSkins.com/AmericanIdol, and at select retailers.
Licensed by FremantleMedia Enterprises, the Top 9 Finalist MusicSkins designs are available for the first time in the history of the iconic series on more than 250 devices, including cell phones, gaming devices, MP3 players, laptops, the iPad and e-readers. The collectible designs will be available through the Season 10 finale, and then never available again. Made in the USA, the exclusive line of highly-durable vinyl coverings protect these valuable devices while providing a unique way for fans to show their support for their favorite finalists.
“This is a terrific opportunity to work with one of the most well-known brands in the entertainment industry and further expand MusicSkins’ brand as a leader in pop culture, lifestyle and entertainment products,” said MusicSkins’ Executive Vice President Jed Seifert. “‘American Idol’ continues to be a cultural phenomenon that bridges the gap between music and TV, and this season is shaping up to be one of the most exciting yet.”
In addition to the exclusive AMERICAN IDOL activation, MusicSkins will also launch a promotion that will award two lucky winners with a grand prize of two free tickets each to the AMERICAN IDOL Season 10 finale to see the winner crowned live on TV.
Emmy Award-winning AMERICAN IDOL is created and executive-produced by Simon Fuller, Founder, 19 Entertainment, a division of CKX, Inc; and executive-produced by Cecile Frot-Coutaz, CEO, FremantleMedia North America, Inc.; Ken Warwick, Executive Producer, FremantleMedia North America, Inc.; and Nigel Lythgoe, President, Big Red 2 Entertainment.