Celebrities give voice to NYC campaign

NEW YORK -- Hold the phones! New York unveiled a series of public service announcements featuring celebrities inviting listeners to visit the Big Apple.

Eighteen different messages will be played by radio stations across the country starting next week through Sept. 15, and will be heard when callers are put on hold at City Hall, the city's visitors bureau, hotels and businesses like Telecharge.

Among the celebrities lending their voices to the campaign are actor Dominic Chianese from the Sopranos, fashion designer Nicole Miller, pop artist Peter Max and salsa legend Willie Colon.

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