Home > Events, Just So You Know, Photos > Mr. Vegas Shares Virginity Story and More via Cipha Sounds’ Hip Hop Improv TAKE IT PERSONAL

Mr. Vegas Shares Virginity Story and More via Cipha Sounds’ Hip Hop Improv TAKE IT PERSONAL

Mr. Vegas Shares Virginity Story and More via 

Cipha Sounds’ Hip Hop Improv   

TAKE IT PERSONAL Will Feature Hip Hop’s Elite Each Show

Take it Personal ft Mr. Vegas

New York, NY, April 8, 2014–  On Friday, April 4, 2014, reggae and dancehall artist Mr. Vegas stopped by Friday evening as the featured guest inThe Hip Hop Improv Show – TAKE IT PERSONAL presented byHot 97’s Cipha Sounds andUpright Citizens Brigade (UCB), the top improv theatre and school in NYC. Improvisers from Cipha Sounds’ teamA Tribe Called YES [Lydia Hensler, Christian Cappazoli, Abra tabak, Sean Diston, Natasha Rothwell, and Cipha Sounds] whom reenacted stories originally told by Mr. Vegas.


During the set, Mr. Vegas shared a story about his first attempt to lose his virginity that was to die for as well as his first trip to America.”Hip Hop Improv is not just for rappers. Tonight we had our first reggae artist Mr. Vegas and his stories dun di place! It doesn’t matter where you come from. Great stories are universal,” Said Cipha Sounds.

Music was provided by DJ Juanyto of Sirius XM. Special guests included Roland Hyde (Boomshots/Complex), Yessica G (VH1), Willy Dope (Par-City), and more. TAKE IT PERSONAL will continue every Friday at the legendary UCB Theater.

Reserve your seats now for April 11th with Smoke DZA. The show always sells out!  Reserve tix >


Images below provided by Johnny Nunez.




Mr Vegas on Take it Personal: Hip Hop Improv Show

Mr Vegas on Take it Personal: Hip Hop Improv Show


Mr. Vegas and Cipha Sounds

Mr. Vegas Story Telling

Cipha Sounds and Mr. Vegas backstage

Show Always Sells Out. Get Your Tickets Now

Cipha Sounds







TAKE IT PERSONALwill 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 Soundsis 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.www.dontgetgassed.com |

www.hot97.com | @ciphasounds


The Legion Media Group (TLMG)is an integrated marketing firm based in New York City, assembled to harness the talents of its’ exceptionally creative, dedicated and astute professionals in response to the questions and complexities concerning the rapidly evolving landscape of media and communication. The Legion Media Group aims to develop comprehensive, insightful and tailored marketing strategies, employing the most appropriate components of the media mix to effectively articulate and covey the client’s message. For more information please contact info@thelegionmediagroup.com. Follow our episodes #teamLegion


Enhanced by Zemanta

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: