Numbers with this prefix were first introduced in 2006.While 7044579850 was originally issued with the info above, the owner of the phone number (704) 457-9850 may have transferred it through a process called porting.
Caller type: Text/SMS
You have been randomly selected for 2 tickets for a limited showing of the new Beatles movies! www.beatlesmovie.net/?id=ycrpfhfycf
There have been numerous other reports of this from different numbers, such as 347-903-8872, 385-204-5199, 347-470-3573, 347-560-9468, and 347-878-1463. The link redirects to this - http://www.lostbeatlesconcertcontest.com/ - on my laptop. Whether it's a scam or not, I would certainly prefer to not receive unsolicited text messages. Here's a tip: next time, send it to someone who actually likes the Beatles.