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.
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|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 |
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