NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ronald “Slim” Williams and Bryan “Birdman” Williams are proud to announce that their iconic record label and entertainment company, Cash Money Records, will hold a luxury event during the MTV Video Music Award (VMA) weekend with on-site fundraising benefitting American Diabetes Association of Greater New York. Hosted by Cash Money Records co-founder, multi-platinum, Grammy nominated Bryan “Birdman” Williams and Grammy Award winning, multi-platinum-selling recording artist Lil Wayne, the Cash Money Records event promises to be the most dazzling event of the week and the talk of the town.
The event will take place on August 25th in Brooklyn, New York immediately following the MTV VMA telecast. Held at the famous architectural landmark, Skylight One Hanson, which is located directly across the street from the Barclays Center. In addition to Cash Money Records co-CEOs Bryan “Birdman” Williams and Ronald “Slim” Williams, attendees will include YMCMB’s elite caliber of stars including Lil Wayne, Drake, Busta Rhymes, DJ Khaled, Paris Hilton and Tyga, amongst others.
The Cash Money Records VMA after-party is invite only, although a limited number of tickets will be available for sale to the general public, with proceeds going towards the American Diabetes Association of Greater New York.
Anyone who wishes to attend this special event can go on line at 2013VMA.eventbrite.com enter the code: CMVIP and purchase either the Official VIP Ticket, which is priced at $250.00 USD or the Billionaires Club Ticket, which guarantees entry into the Cash Money Records VIP seating area, priced at $500.00 USD.
"We've had the honor of supporting with the American Diabetes Association through United Health Care last year at our Annual Turkey Drive and we’re looking forward to collaborating with ADA directly this time around, and together we're giving Young Money/Cash Money Records VMA after-party a really wonderful purpose. We're raising awareness and hoping to soldier on towards a cure, say Ronald “Slim” Williams.
Adds Bryan “Birdman” Williams, “Slim and I have always believed in giving back, and we are thrilled to give back to the community through the American Diabetes Association and party with a purpose.”
About Cash Money Records
Since 1991, Brothers Bryan "Birdman" Williams aka "Baby" and Ronald "Slim" Williams have built Cash Money Records into a legendary force in the music industry. Through tireless devotion and an unparalleled work ethic, the duo founded the legendary label in the New Orleans housing projects and elevated it into a multimillion dollar empire and cultural tastemaker. Not only is the company revered as an iconic and enduring global street brand, it's become the most successful independent record label in America. Boasting a bevy of chart-dominating, multi-platinum artists and Grammy Award winners and cumulative sales over 100 million albums worldwide, the roster includes Lil Wayne, Drake, Nicki Minaj, Jay Sean, Bow Wow, Tyga, Limp Bizkit, Ace Hood, and more. In addition, it houses imprints such as Lil Wayne's Young Money Entertainment and DJ Khaled's We The Best Music Group as well as a publishing arm Cash Money Content. Today, Cash Money Records operates as a subsidiary of Republic Records part of Universal Music Group, the world's largest music company.
About the American Diabetes Association
The American Diabetes Association is leading the fight to Stop Diabetes and it’s deadly consequences and fighting for those affected by diabetes. The Association funds research to prevent, cure and manage diabetes; delivers services to hundreds of communities; provides objective and credible information; and gives voice to those denied their rights because of diabetes. Founded in 1940, our mission is to prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes. For more information please call the American Diabetes Association at 1-800-DIABETES (1-800-342-2383) or visit www.diabetes.org. Information from both these sources is available in English and Spanish.