SOURCE: Seven Arts Entertainment Inc.
LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - Jul 9, 2012) - Seven Arts Entertainment Inc. (NASDAQ: SAPX) ("Company" or "Seven Arts") announced today that multi-platinum Seven Arts recording artist DMX has sold out the first three engagements in the "Undisputed: Weigh In" tour of live performances. The "Undisputed: Weigh In" Tour will continue for over 40 engagements in the next eight weeks. This public appearance tour promotes DMX's breaking single, "I Don't Dance," and his upcoming new album "Undisputed" scheduled for release in the United States and Canada on August 28, 2012.
DMX's video of "I Don't Dance" debuted on MTV JAMS on Saturday, June 23, 2012 in 24 separate showings, and has had 53 "spins" on MTV JAMS and 5 "spins" on MTV2.
Seven Arts Music CEO David Michery stated: "The continuing fan appeal of DMX is shown by the screaming enthusiastic audiences at his first three SOLD OUT dates! His Philadelphia engagement was before more than 7,000 screaming fans."
About Seven Arts Music:
Seven Arts Music intends to develop new talent and label-establishing artists in the genres of hip hop, R&B, pop, dance and rock. David Michery's prominent career includes the production of numerous platinum albums and an executive role as Head of Urban Music for All American Communication, d/b/a Scotti Bros. Records, A&R for MCA Records and Zoo/BMG, and founder of Breakaway Entertainment and American Music Corporation.
About Seven Arts Entertainment Inc.:
Seven Arts Entertainment Inc. is the successor to Seven Arts Pictures Plc, which was founded in 2002 as an independent motion picture production and distribution company engaged in the development, acquisition, financing, production and licensing of theatrical motion pictures for exhibition in domestic (i.e., the United States and Canada) and foreign theatrical markets, and for subsequent worldwide release in other forms of media, including home video and pay and free television.
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