Jay Z’s music streaming service TIDAL is expanding its content beyond just music, according to exclusive reports on Variety. Today (November 3), a new show titled “No Small Talk” is set to premiere on the service. The comedy, which will initially include five, 25-30 minute episodes, is hosted by DJ Cipha Sounds, who himself is […]

Jay Z is rolling right along with TIDAL. The mogul will be live streaming a brand new comedy series with Cipha Sounds starting next Tuesday (Sept. 8). Cipha, who’s repped on Jay’s management company Roc Nation, shared the news on his Instagram account. The show, No Small Talk, will feature around 15 stand-up comedians giving their […]

Just a few weeks after announcing his departure from New York radio station Hot 97, Cipha Sounds recently revealed that he has a signed a deal with the management branch of Jay Z’s Roc Nation. Taking to social media this past Friday (Feb. 20), Roc Nation revealed the news with the following caption: “Excited to welcome @CiphaSounds to […]


Cipha Sounds, a Hot 97 radio personality, has just left the legendary radio station after seven years. At this time it isn’t clear if Cipha (whose real name is Luis Diaz) left or was fired from the station. https://twitter.com/KarenCivil/status/560154903222706176 Cipha Sounds released a statement: After 17 years, I’m leaving Hot 97. I’m changing my relationship […]

The urban media world just got hit with some big news. It’s being reported that radio personality and co-star of VH1’s reality show “The Gossip Game” K. Foxx has been fired from her job at New York City radio station Hot 97. According to reports, K. Foxx was let go after having constant clashes with […]

It took 20 days of an “indefinite suspension” for Cipha Sounds to be back on the air on Hot 97.

Charlamange “The God” one third of “The Breakfast Club” (actually the entire voice of The Breakfast Club) decided to label Cipha Sounds and Peter Rosenberg “Donkeys of the day” for their controversial involvement with a negative statement about Haitian people.

Hot97 released a statement today revealing that DJ Cipha Sounds would be suspended indefinitely for disparaging comments he made about Haitian women on the air. During a segment about giving out condoms to help reduce the spread of AIDS in Haiti Cipha “joked” that he didn’t have to worry about HIV because he didn’t “mess […]

First the Tsunami song and now this. Hot 97 DJ Cipha Sounds has the New York radio station in hot water after making an on-air comment that has local leaders and members of the Haitian community fuming, and calling for him to be fired. The popular deejay, whose real name is Luis Diaz, enraged listeners […]