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Combat Jack Shares Untold Story About Lyor Cohen via Cipha Sounds’ Hip Hop Improv TAKE IT PERSONAL


 

Combat Jack Shares Untold Lyor Cohen Story via

Cipha Sounds’ Hip Hop Improv

TAKE IT PERSONAL Will Feature Hip Hop’s Elite Each Show
Take it Personal ft Combat Jack

New York, NY, March 18, 2014 –  On Friday, March 14th, 2014, Hip Hop personality and former Entertainment Attorney Reggie Osse AKA Combat Jack stopped by Friday evening as the featured guest in The Hip Hop Improv Show – TAKE IT PERSONAL presented by Hot 97’s Cipha Sounds and Upright Citizens Brigade (UCB), the top improv theatre and school in NYC. Improvisers from Cipha Sounds’ team A Tribe Called YES [ Anthony Atamanuik, Shaun Diston, Brandon Gardener, Lydia Hensler, Natasha Rothwell, and Cipha Sounds] whom reenacted stories originally told by Combat Jack.

During the set, Combat Jack discussed when his law firm was representing some of the biggest acts in Hip Hop like DMX. He referenced when he got into a screaming match over the phone, which ended in him banging the phone on the desk, at one of the most feared and respected music execs of the time, Lyor Cohen, also known as “The tall Israeli who runs this rap thing,” as Rapper Mos Def coined.

 

“The show is about hip hop personalities, not just rappers, and Combat Jack has some of the greatest stories in Hip Hop. Who would have better stories than a Hip Hop lawyer?” Said Cipha Sounds.

 

Music was provided by DJ Drewski of Hot 97 and Sirius XM. Special guests included Suzette Brown (BET), Jakk Doe (JakkDoe.com), Techie (XXL), rapper P.A. The Lemonade Man, and more. TAKE IT PERSONAL will continue every Friday at the legendary UCB Theater.
Reserve your seats now for March 21st. The show always sells out!  Reserve tix > 

 

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Combat Jack on Take it Personal Extended
Combat Jack on Take it Personal Extended
Combat Jack and Cipha Sounds
Combat Jack Story Telling
A Tribe Called Yes and Combat Jack
Show Always Sells Out. Get Your Tickets Now
Cipha Sounds
UCB
UCB
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TAKE IT PERSONAL will consist of famous hip hop artists either performing monologues, sharing personal stories, performing their songs, or being interviewed on their lives for source material.  A group of talented improvisers will then use that material to create a totally made up show. You will be amazed on how the hip hop artist’s story is brought to life right in front of your eyes. “Watching an improv show is like seeing someone walk over the tight rope without the net… But way funnier,” said Cipha Sounds.
Hot 97’s Cipha Sounds is an actor, dj, radio personality, and comedian. He is on the radio Monday through Friday 5am-10am on”The Hot 97 Morning Show and on Saturdays 5pm-7pmon New York’s number one station HOT 97.  Cipha has carved out a distinct voice in music and comedy over the past 15 years. Past work includes official DJ for Lil Kim and Mos Def, host of Sucker Free and TRL on MTV, and resident DJ for Chapelle’s Show.He currently is starring in VH1’s This is Hot 97 and hosts his comedy series Dont Get Gassed every month at New York City’s famous Caroline’s on Broadway and the only Hip Hop Improv – TAKE IT PERSONAL every friday featuring Hip Hop’s elite and top improvisers.http://www.dontgetgassed.com |

http://www.hot97.com | @ciphasounds
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