Damien Lemon Makes VIBE’s “20 Comedians To Watch In 2014” List
On: February 4, 2014

Damien Lemon @dlemoncomedy
From: Harlem
Current Fame: Guy Code (MTV2)
Style: Emotionless insight

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Funniest memory before the age of 10…
My mother sent me to school on Halloween as Nick Ashford (from Ashford & Simpson)––just my Easter suit and a placard that said “Nick Ashford.” It’s only funny in retrospect. My white teacher didn’t know who the hell I was.

Your biggest check as a comedian came from… 
I won’t name the company, but I will say they don’t write checks, they write swooshes.

You’re a better comedian than…
I was yesterday. (Damn! That was diplomatic) No Kendrick Lamar “Control” verse controversy over here.

Your Miss Right loves comedians. When you meet her, your first line will be…
I hear you like comedy, why don’t you open for me and let me do a solid 15 minutes.

For full list check out VIBE