Virgin Mobile will be sponsoring Britney Spears' next tour titled, "Virgin Mobile Presents the Circus
Starring Britney Spears," featuring special guests The PussyCat Dolls.
The circus-themed tour is due to kick off in New Orleans on March 3,
2009 with a planned 31 dates in the United States along with the Ocean 2.
In conjunction with sponsorship of the "Circus" tour, Virgin Mobile USA will launch its new Ocean 2
multimedia device. Select fans at the private show will be given an
Ocean 2 to chronicle the event. This "Ocean 2 Camera Crew" can blog,
IM, email, post to social networking sites and send photos from this
one mobile phone to share with friends and fans.
As part of the sponsorship, some fans will have the chance to
catch a sneak peek at one of the most highly anticipated tours of the
year, by attending Britney's final private dress rehearsal in New
Orleans on March 2. Virgin Mobile USA will also have VIP ticket
giveaways for tour dates around the country.
On December 2, 2008, Britney released her new album, "Circus" which
sold over 500,000 copies in its first week of release and debuted at
number one in the United States and five other countries. To date,
"Circus" has sold more than 3 million copies worldwide.
A "Circus" ringtone is available from Virgin Mobile for $2.50