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DeRay Davis Opens Up About Living With Multiple Women & Their 'Realationship,' New Show "Joking Off" + Snap Battles DB & Freestyles Live!

With the premiere of his new show “Joking Off” airing Wednesday’s on MTV 2, comedian and actor DeRay Davis took time out of his busy schedule to visit the crew of Sway In The Morning.

Revealing that he aims for side hurting laughter at his stand up shows we hear Davis speak on written versus stand up comedy as Sway remembers the first time he heard him live.  With both Davis and Sway appearing on the first season on “Empire” the duo reminisce on their respective roles in Fox’s newest hit.

Living with two other women, Davis discusses day to day life at home and how he doesn’t bring girls home to his mom who he claims is a hater.  With what he describes as a ‘realationship’ Davis reveals that he and his 2 girls sleep in the same bed and how he sees the opportunity as being similar to picking the best team in sports.

Switching over to his new series on MTV2, you can expect a combination of “Whose Line Is It Anyway?” and “Wild ‘n Out.”  With some sample photo’s laying around the studio Davis challenges DB to a “Snap Battle” as the two joke back and forth.

See who comes out victorious plus get a glimpse of an exclusive freestyle from DeRay Davis below.

Follow DeRay on Twitter @DeRayDavis.


Icon of hip-hop culture and a pivotal part of the MTV News team, Sway has been a staple of the music-news arena for more than a decade. From giving Eminem, Notorious B.I.G. and Tupac their very first radio airplay on his local show in the mid-’90s to providing television viewers with their first good look at some of today’s hottest celebrities in music, film, fashion and sports. Sway has been there for some of music and the world’s biggest moments.

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