Curren$y's Jet Life Crew Announce Innovative BitTorrent Mixtape Bundle & New Tour

Curren$y & Jet Life Look To Change The Mixtape Game

(AllHipHop News) New Orleans rapper Curren$y is known for his tireless work ethic that has produced nearly twenty projects, including seven mixtapes, in the last four years. So it only makes sense that he and his Jet Life International brand are set to redefine the way free digital albums are presented.

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Jet Life is partnering with BitTorrent to produce the “Jet Life BitTorrent Bundle.” The downloadable package with feature a new mixtape from Curren$y and the Jet Life crew, HD video content, interactive tour promotional materials, an interactive Jet Life Apparel catalog, and exclusive contest opportunities. As an added bonus, the Hip Hop collective will also make their entire mixtape catalog available to stream on

“This partnership presents an opportunity for us to advance our BitTorrent Bundle Alpha program and create a new transmedia tool for connecting with and rewarding fans. For BitTorrent, this is also an amazing opportunity to work with up-and-coming artists and help give them exposure to a mass audience in a unique way,” said Matt Mason, Vice President of Marketing at BitTorrent.

“When the discussion began with BitTorrent, it became apparent that that Bundle format could help us reinvent and grow 2.0 mixtape culture,” added Austin Leigh Briggs, Jet Life Digital Marketing and Brand Strategist. “BitTorrent Inc. has been instrumental in helping us bring new ideas to life. We wanted to create a Bundle release that fans would genuinely appreciate, while also reinterpreting mixtape culture to mean more: making tour video, promotions, merchandise, and interactive contests part of the download experience.”

Jet Life has also revealed members of the crew will be heading out on a new nationwide tour starting August 26th in Houston. “The Red Eye Tour” will be the first headlining trek for Jets Corner Boy P, Fiend, and Young Roddy.

Red Eye Tour Full Tour Poster

“By consistently releasing new music and videos for free download to the Jet Life audience, we have built an army of loyal fans that support and spread the Jet Life movement, allowing us to regularly sell out clubs and theaters around the world,” said Mousa Hamdan, Jet Life International president and artist manager.

The “Jet Life BitTorrent Bundle” will be available on July 30th at

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Check out the full dates for Jet Life’s “The Red Eye Tour” below.

Aug 26 – Houston, TX – Studio at Warehouse Live Aug 27 – Dallas, TX – Cambridge Room at HOB Dallas Aug 28 – Austin, TX – Red 7 Aug 29 – Phoenix, AZ – Club Red Aug 30 – San Diego, CA – Porter’s Pub Aug 31 – Los Angeles, CA – Los Globos Sep 1 – Oakland, CA – Grand Live Sep 2 – Santa Barbara, CA – Velvet Jones Sep 3 – Santa Ana, CA – The Constellation Room Sep 4 – San Luis Obispo, CA – SLO Brewing Sep 5 – Sacramento, CA – SOL Collective Sep 6 – Eugene, OR – WOW Hall Sep 7 – Portland, OR – Alhambra Theatre Sep 8 – Seattle, WA  – The Crocodile Sep 9 – Salt Lake City, UT – The Project Sep 10 – Denver, CO – Cervante’s Other Side Sep 12 – St. Louis, MO – Old Rock House Sep 13 – Chicago, IL – Reggie’s Sep 14 – Nashville, TN – TBA Sep 15 – Cleveland, OH – Cambridge Room at HOB Cleveland Sep 17 – Baltimore, MD – Soundstage Sep 18 – Philadelphia, PA – The Blockley Sep 19 – Boston, MA – The Middle East Sep 20 – Providence, RI – Fete Lounge Sep 21 – New York City, NY – Studio at Webster Hall Sep 22 – Richmond, VA – Kingdom Sep 23 – Washington, DC – Howard Theatre Sep 24 – Virginia Beach, VA – Shakas Sep 26 – Atlanta, GA – The Masquerade (Hell Stage) Sep 27 – Jacksonville, FL – 1904 Sep 28 – Orlando, FL – The Backbooth Sep 29 – Miami, Fl – Eve Event Space Sep 30 – Tampa, FL – The State Theatre Oct 1 – Tallahassee, FL – Sidebar Theater Oct 2 – New Orleans, LA – Parish at HOB NOLA