The Powerball jackpot for Wednesday night’s drawing is estimated to hit $550 million due to a meteoric rise in ticket sales. Be sure to buy tickets before the 9:30 p.m. deadline, because experts predict there’ll most certainly be a winner this time.
Statistics show it probably won’t be me or you to walk away with the prize. The odds of a person getting struck by lightning in their lifetime are 1 in 5,000, but the odds of winning the Powerball jackpot are 1 in 175 million. The math isn’t in our favor, but what’s the point of playing the game if you’re afraid of striking out?
To start celebrating your win advance, check out these songs and use ’em all day long as good luck charms!
Travie McCoy f/ Bruno Mars “Billionaire”
Electing to take the up-front cash option mean you’d walk away with approximately $327 million before taxes. Not bad, eh? Well on your way to a billion, indeed.
Treat yourself to some diamonds when you win that boatload of cash!
T.I. “Whatever You Like”
Stacks on deck? Patron on ice? Pop bottles all night? If you win that jackpot, you can have whatever you like.
Beyonce “Upgrade U”
You can’t have rich without Bey and Jay. And when you get that money get ready for an upgrade — you can pick up all the stuff you’re supposed to have with that mille by checking her Tumblr. Start with a rock on your finger like a tumor.
Jessie J “Price Tag”
It’s easy to say “It ain’t about the money money money”…when you’re already rich. ‘Til then, it is entirely about the money money money.
Andrew Celani — 103.3 AMP Radio/Boston