DJ Cipha Sounds has been suspended from New York radio station Hot 97 indefinitely, over on-air comments made about Haitians. The comments made by Cipha Sounds was during his morning show “Cipha Sounds and Paul Rosenberg Morning Show.” Alex Cameron, Senior Vice President of Emmis – New York had this to say about the comments.
“Cipha made an immediate public apology and recognizes his insensitivity and the negative impact his comments have on all Haitians. The Haitian community is an important part of our listenership whom we respect and value. The suspension is an indication of the importance we place on delivering a product that respects our Haitian audience.”