Win a spot on David Archuleta's entourage

Press Release
March 25, 2009

Win a spot on David Archuleta's entourage
DiGi launches SMS trivia contest to meet American Idol alumnus

Shah Alam, 26 March 2009: DiGi Telecommunications Sdn Bhd (DiGi) is offering a rare opportunity for one lucky DiGi customer to be part of David Archuleta's entourage. In collaboration with Sony Music, DiGi is bringing yet another unique experience for its music-loving customers to meet one of the youngest American Idol finalists in person this April.

The talented singer will be performing at an invitation-only showcase at Sunway Lagoon Amphitheatre in Petaling Jaya on 11 April 2009. Archuleta will be promoting his self-titled album, which debuted at #2 on the US Billboard 200 chart in November 2008.

Nikki Lee, Head of Youth Segment, said: "We are always on the lookout for music experiences that are unique yet appealing to our customers. By adding another layer to their music appreciation, our customers will have more enriching experiences we believe will make them the envy of others.

"Being on Archuleta's entourage is a dream-come-true experience for his fans. Now, our customers will have the privilege to enjoy this rare opportunity."

DiGi's first 750 customers who download any of the three special promotional bundles from DiGi Music will receive two (2) exclusive passes each to the Archuleta's showcase.

DiGi customers, who have purchased any of the promotional bundles, are also eligible to participate in the SMS trivia contest about Archuleta. The one with the most number of questions answered correctly will win a "once-in-a-lifetime" experience to be part of David's entourage on the day of his performance. The SMS contest ends on 3 April 2009 with each SMS at 50 sen per answer.

The next 20 customers with the highest number of correct answers will receive exclusive merchandise and an invitation to an autograph session with the singer. Showcase passes and SMS trivia contest winners will be informed via SMS by 6 April 2009.

Comprising full tracks, true tones and wallpapers, each promotional bundle is priced at RM10.00 (normal price RM23.00). Customers can download via web (, WAP ( or SMS Get David to 2000 to download the promotional bundle.

For more details, surf over to DiGi Music at

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David Archuleta, the runner-up on the 7th season of American Idol, is from Murray, Utah, USA. He captured the hearts and imagination of Americans with his show-stopping performances on the show. His lead single, Crush, from his self-titled debut album gained international success, including the #1 position on the Billboard "Hot Digital Songs" chart, selling over 166,000 downloads on its first week of release.


About DiGi
Established in 1995, DiGi Telecommunications Sdn Bhd is listed on Bursa Malaysia and is part of the global telecommunications provider, Telenor Group. As the first telco to operate a fully digital mobile network in Malaysia, DiGi focuses on delivering excellent customer experience that are simple, innovative and of best value through DiGi Prepaid, DiGi Postpaid and DiGi Business. Customers can enjoy a fresh broadband experience with the launch of DiGi's 3G/broadband services. Through its corporate initiative, Deep Green, DiGi is committed to a sustainable business that is fiscally and ecologically responsible to all stakeholders.

Issued by:
DiGi Corporate Communications Department.