Best of Matt Rife on Wild ‘N Out 🎤 (2023)


A look back at some of Matt Rife’s most unforgettable Wild ‘N Out moments, from Talking Spit to the Wildstyle.

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Nick Cannon Presents: Wild 'N Out delivers lightning-fast improv and head-to-head battles, helmed by the master of ceremonies, Nick Cannon. The stakes are high as teams face off in a series of visceral, hip-hop-edged comedy showdowns, all culminating in a rap battle for the championship belt.


- I ain't, cool., Shawl, ain't, your friend., Your, family's.

So sweet, I, robbed, y'all again., (audience, laughing) - Don't.

You try to throw shots man., I'm, not gon' duck.

'cause at the end of the day, I'm still cute, as-- (beep), (audience, laughing), ♪, Who.

We introducin' ♪ ♪ Who.

We introducin' ♪ ♪ This is my brother and he's.

Never on time.

♪ ♪, The.

Only reason she's with him, ♪ ♪, 'cause he's got Drake's, hairline, ♪, ♪, At.

The family reunion ♪, ♪ Who.

We introducin' ♪ ♪ Who.

We introducin' ♪ ♪ This, my aunt and uncle ♪ ♪ And.

They drove here from Aurora ♪ ♪, After years of trying to smash ♪ ♪, Urkel.

Finally, got Laura ♪, ♪, At.

The family reunion ♪, ♪ Who.

We introducin' ♪ ♪ Who.

We introducin' ♪ ♪ This is my family ♪, ♪, That's, the truth and it's, a fact, ♪, ♪, Justina, we're.

Your family ♪ ♪ You are white.

Not black ♪ ♪ At.

The family reunion ♪ - I now knight you the most (beep) white boy in the building.

(audience cheering) - Let's get to it.

How to score a date when you're broke.

- Oh, I'll do that.

Yo, I know, this bomb ass vending machine.

It's, right on the corner, right by the red box.

- Ways to hide from the Feds.

- Okay.

You got it., All, right., (audience, laughing) - When sinners go to church.

- When.

The whole crew get baptized.

(Audience laughing) - No! No!.


(Audience laughing) - This is Martin Luther.

The King.

I can't come to the phone right? Now., I, can't, come to the phone right now.

'cause I'm busy having a dream that someday some white boy that look like Vanilla, Ice will do an impression of me on TV., (audience, laughing), ♪, Pick up and kill it and kill it and kill it ♪ - All right.

Your word is hats., ♪, And, kill it and kill it and kill it ♪, ♪, I speak this raps.

And you know, I'm, gon' kill.

It ♪ ♪ I'm like a hack.

'cause, I'll, always stay fitted.

♪, ♪, I, don't.

Wear hats ♪ ♪ That's, not, my swag ♪ ♪ Chance got 10 of those in the same bag ♪ ♪ He got 10 of those and it's.

Okay, wearing hats.

'cause it's, ♪ - I won a rap battle! - Your topic is interracial relationship., ♪, Pick up and kill it and kill and kill it ♪ ♪ Pick up and kill it and kill and kill it ♪ ♪.

Matt, you so fine, ♪, ♪, Why you so fine, ♪, ♪, Come here, white boy, ♪, ♪, And, please be mine.

♪ ♪ Let me, be yours.

♪, ♪, Don't, make me flutter.

♪, ♪, You, smell like roses and cocoa butter, ♪, ♪, Yeah, cocoa, butter, ♪, ♪, I, don't play, though ♪, ♪ But.

Let me spread this just like mayo.

♪ - I'ma.

Go smash., ♪, Pick up and kill it and kill it and kill it ♪.


Music), (audience, cheering) - Your word is amphibian.

- All right, I got it, I got it, I got it.


I'm a earthquake.

♪ ♪.

I cave your whole village in ♪.

♪ I, switch it up like an amphibian ♪.

♪ I, take all of your (beep) ♪, ♪, I'm, pillaging ♪ ♪ DC has the face of an amphibian ♪ (audience, cheering), (audience, cheering), I, just wanted to say, I think you are real beautiful.

- [Iggy] Thank you.

- Like really real, beautiful., And, myself, my castmates and I know, every dude in here would really like to know how much of that booty is really real? (audience gasping) - [Iggy] Y'all.

All wanna know? These guys over here? - Yes, yes, yes, yes.

- All right.


Gonna put you up on game.

It's real in your hands, but y'all don't need to be worrying about booty that's above your weight.


(audience, cheering) - I'm, not good with beats., Hold, on., ♪ He from outer space.

And that (beep) does amaze me.

♪, ♪, His.

Hands, light up, ♪, ♪, But.

My finger game is crazy, ♪, ♪ When.

This came out.

It was the movie of the year ♪ ♪ If.

You need me.

I'll be right here.

♪ - "E.T." - My.

Dude, Chance is so fly.

- [Audience] How fly is he? - He wears a three on his hat.


He knew exactly how many Grammys he'd win.

(audience cheering).


Girl, Tammy is so petty.

- [Audience] How.

Petty is she? - I sent her my nudes, and she responded with, "So.

What did you do? Today"?? (Buzzer, buzzing), I, mean, it's, not all that, but I do what I can with it.

- Okay, Matt.


You got over there with you? - Oh.

My word.

I can't believe my eyes.

Charlie, Clips, I know, you are a huge fan.

This is such a sweet, sweet, treat., You've, seen her ads all over the mall.

Please, give it up for the Cinnabon mascots.


My God.

(audience cheering) - Hey, Zendaya., I'm, Nick, Cannon, and-- Nah, (beep), that., I'm, Matt, mother, (beep), Rife, all right?, Look, you're, mixed., I want to be black.

Let's make a Lifestyle movie.

Spit that water out so I can get your number please.

I, didn't, touch her., She can handle herself.

- Keep your hands off her, Matt.

- Don't be touching on her like that., She, too young!.

- She's 18! He's 19.

- So? He got acne and his fingernails.

Dirty., (audience, laughing), (audience, cheering) - Big Mac.

You left your neck.

Beard., Doja, I, heard you date, white dues.

So, the longer you keep that water in your mouth, the more clothes, I'm gonna take off.

- And.

The winner is Justin.

Bieber., (audience, cheering) - Here's good.

Here's, good., Wow, um..., I, don't know what to say.

I can't, believe I, Justin, Bieber.

Am accepting the NAACP award., (audience, laughing), I mean, I've earned it, right? I've worked really hard to become the blackest, dude from Canada ever.


Just wanna give a shout out to God, of course.

My crew, and..., My, Calvins and of course.

My rock.

The person who holds me down every night when I go to bed.

Usher., (audience, cheering) - Jerome.

- White on white violence.

- Ah, okay.

You're, the better rapper and I'm.

No disputer.

But I'm gonna beat your ass if you don't fix, my computer.

- I mean, fixing computers.

But your girl caught a back shot.

As soon as I put it in her apple, 'cause.

You know, she gave me laptop., Because, I, ain't, even knowing and right now I be rapping.


This is white on white crime., I'm, cashing, checks., You, look like Macklemore became Mackleless.

- Talking to me.

All them.

Boys you just spit was whack though.


What's up.

My (beep).

You hired all these white folks, I thought.

This was a black show.

(audience laughing) - DC.

So mad.


Take a vacation.

This is season, 15 gentrification.

- Hold up.

Hold up.

Hold up.

Hold up.

- We love white people.

- [DC] I know, you ain't talking., Let's, go ahead and set this thing clear.

Your ass got fired.


The (beep) are you doing here? - Okay.

All, right, okay, okay.

You think I got fired, but that ain't legit.

Like, Royce's, barber, I, said, "I, quit".

- Wow.

(laughs) He said, he quit.

That sound kinda funny., The, (beep), back., I.

Guess he needed more money.

(Audience laughing) - One more.

One more, one, more, one more., Okay, one, more., All, right., No, no, no., No, no, no., You say, I need money.

Maybe, that's, true., Nut at least I didn't.

Do how I do.

All right, DC., ♪ We can just do this ♪ ♪, I, don't need a buildup ♪.



You look like the bad guy from Captain Phillips ♪ - Check.

This out.

♪, Look, I, never seen that show and no cop out ♪, ♪, No, cop, y'all ♪, ♪ Before.

This show your whole family, ♪, ♪, I would've robbed, y'all ♪, ♪ Roy's on the black squad.

No matter what ♪ I think that scar on your face is from Nick, Cannon's nuts.

(Audience cheering), ♪, I, ain't, cool, ♪, ♪, Shawl, ain't, your friend ♪, ♪, Your, family's.

So, sweet, ♪, ♪, I, robbed, y'all, again, ♪ ♪, Won't.

You try and throw shots.

Man, ♪, ♪, I'm, not gon'.

Duck, ♪, ♪, 'cause.

At the end of the day I'm still cute as fuck ♪ (audience cheering) - I don't know what to do with that one.

I don't know what to do with that one.

- I gotta get it for that.




You talk about looks.

You way, outta place, ♪, ♪, 'cause.

You don't want to go to jail.

♪ ♪ With that little pretty ass face ♪, (audience, cheering), ♪, You're only on this show 'cause Nick thinks you're funny, ♪, ♪, Your, only other chance of fame, ♪ ♪, Is being Precious', understudy, ♪, (audience, cheering).


What episode of Wild N Out is Matt Rife on? ›

"Wild 'N Out" Zendaya/Ne-Yo (TV Episode 2015) - Matt Rife as Self - IMDb.

Was Matt Rife in Wild N Out? ›

Matt Rife was on 'Wild 'N Out'

One of Matt Rife's first TV appearances was on "Wild 'N Out," MTV's improv comedy series hosted by Nick Cannon. According to his IMDb page, Rife was a recurring cast member on the show in seasons 7 through 9.

How did Matt Rife get famous? ›

Matt Rife began his comedy career at the age of 15 and relocated to Los Angeles two years later. He made television appearances on popular shows such as Wild N' Out, where he became the youngest cast member in history, and hosted the reboot of TRL.

Who is Matt from Wild N Out? ›

Matthew Steven Rife (born September 10, 1995) is an American comedian and actor. From Ohio, he is best known for his self-produced comedy specials, Only Fans (2021) and Matthew Steven Rife (2023), as well as his appearance on the comedy competition series Bring the Funny. Columbus, Ohio, U.S.

What did Matt Rife do? ›

Rife is a standup comedian who has become super popular on social media for his viral stand-up clips. His crowd work and quick wit draw people to his content. He's a roast comedian, but he never takes it too far. He's a really great writer, but he's good at thinking on his feet.

How old is Matt Riff? ›

Is Matt Rife sold out? ›

Matt Rife has sold out his world tour. He will later wrap up on Oct. 20, 2024 in Milan, Italy. While on tour, Rife will perform six shows from Feb. 2-4 in 2024 at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. Even though his more than 100 show dates are entirely sold out, here is how you can still secure tickets.

Why did Miller get fired from Wild N Out? ›

Karlous and his 85 South Show pals aired out some dirty laundry on how he got canned -- and suggested it was because he made a crack about going on a date with his ex, Mariah Carey, and her new beau. Karlous (half-jokingly?) implied Nick didn't like that, and things were never quite the same in their relationship.

Who is the longest cast member on Wild N Out? ›

Timothy DeLaghetto

Overall, he was part of 91 episodes. Professionally DeLaGhetto is an American rapper, producer, vlogger, actor, and comedian. He was able to combine all his skills and use them to make the show entertaining, which is why he can be considered the best Wild 'N Out cast member.

Who did Matt Rife play in Brooklyn 99? ›

Matt Rife: Brandon Bliss.

How much does Matt Rife make? ›

Matt Rife Net Worth
NameMatt Rife
ProfessionAmerican comedian
Monthly Income And Salary$33,000 +
Yearly Income And Salary$0.3 Million +
Last Updated2023
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Jun 6, 2023

Who did Matt Rife date? ›

Matt's only public relationship in the spotlight was with none other than English actress Kate Beckinsale. When they started dating, Matt was 21 years old and Kate was 43 years old.

How much does it cost to hire Matt Rife? ›

An example fee to book Matt Rife is in the starting range of $150,000-$299,000. However, any recent popularity change would cause a price fluctuation well beyond this example. Also, their speaking fee might be different than the fee shown for the cost to perform or to just appear.

What movies did Matt Rife play in? ›

When did Matt Rife get popular? ›

Matt Rife(I)

Getting his start on a couple of Disney shows until his break came when he was added as a leading cast member on MTV's hit show Wild N Out back in season 7.

Does Matt Rife have a special? ›

Matt Rife: Only Fans (TV Special 2021) - IMDb.

Where did Matt Rife live? ›

Matt Rife is from North Lewisburg, Ohio, about an hour northwest of Columbus. He has also lived in New Albany and Mount Vernon.

Where is Matt Rife from? ›

Where did Matt Rife go to school? ›

Growing up in Columbus, Ohio, Rife exhibited his athletic talents on the gridiron at Watkins Memorial High School.

Where in Columbus is Matt Rife from? ›

Matt Rife is from North Lewisburg, Ohio, about an hour northwest of Columbus. He has also lived in New Albany and Mount Vernon.

When was Matt Rife born? ›

Did Matt Rife add shows? ›

The world tour titled "The ProbleMATTic Tour" has now added more shows to accommodate his fans after a presale ticket fiasco included long wait times and inflated prices, mirroring the Ticketmaster disaster in recent months during a presale ticket event for Taylor Swift's tour.

Where can I watch Matt Rife? ›

Matt Rife: Only Fans (2021) - Watch on Tubi, Freevee, and Streaming Online | Reelgood.

Did Matt Rife add more shows? ›

June 8, 2023 Updated: June 8, 2023 1:04 p.m.

How much does the Wild N Out cast make per episode? ›

The Wild 'n Out cast makes at least $1,000 per episode.

It is important to note that not every performer on the show makes the same amount of money per episode. Several performers have noted that they made more income during the first 6 seasons of the show.

How much money is Nick Cannon worth? ›

Nick Cannon is a popular actor and television host who has appeared in many notable films like “Drumline,” “Men in Black II” and “Love Don't Cost a Thing.” However, it's his success as a TV host that has allowed Cannon to amass a net worth of $50 million.

Who is the guy on Wild N Out that doesn't talk? ›

In their usual videos, Dan is usually silent as he dances and ends up stealing something from whoever or wherever the duo come across on their comedic adventures.

Who is the richest in wild out? ›

These Are The Richest 'Wild 'N Out' Cast Members, Ranked By Net...
  1. 1 Kevin Hart (Approx. $200 Million)
  2. 2 Nick Cannon (Approx. $28 Million) ...
  3. 3 Affion Crockett (Approx. $6 Million) ...
  4. 4 Brandon T. Jackson (Approx. ...
  5. 5 Pete Davidson (Approx. $6 Million) ...
  6. 6 Jeff Ross (Approx. ...
  7. 7 Cameron Goodman (Approx. ...
  8. 8 King Bach (Approx. ...
May 19, 2021

Who was the first celebrity on Wild N Out? ›

Nick Cannon kicks off the first season of Wild N' Out with special guest Orlando Jones and Biz Markie battling head to head in hilarious improv games and the infamous freestyle comedy battle.

Who is the owner of Wild in Out? ›

Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Wild 'N Out is an American sketch comedy and battle rap improv game show television series created and hosted by musician and comedian Nick Cannon currently airing on VH1.

Who is Jake's best friend in Brooklyn 99? ›

Season Eight:

Jake Peralta and Doug Judy is an arch-enemy turned into ally, and later become best friends.

Who was almost cast in Brooklyn 99? ›

As Stephanie Beatriz, the actress that portrays Rosa in Brooklyn Nine-Nine, explained, she initially auditioned for the role of Amy Santiago. Beatriz, who admitted she was extremely nervous for the screen test, failed to land the role yet her audition was impressive enough to inspire another character.

Who is the dirty cop in Brooklyn 99? ›

Melanie Hawkins was a Lieutenant with the NYPD who ran a special task force charged with investigating a series of bank robberies that had been happening over the past three months.

Does Matt Rife have an only fans? ›

On TikTok, Rife has a following of over eight million, making him the most popular stand-up comedian on the growing platform. This audience is extremely important, and is the reason he was able to self-produce OnlyFans, especially given that he has relatively few television credits.

How long has Matt Rife been doing comedy? ›

Matt first started standup comedy at the age of 15 and has since toured around the world performing with some of the biggest names in comedy; Dane Cook, Ralphie May, Finesse Mitchell, Mike Epps, Deray Davis, Erik Griffin, etc... Now living in Los Angeles, Matt has become a popular regular in the comedy scene, including ...

How did Matt Rife and Kate Beckinsale meet? ›

Our source tells ET that Beckinsale met 21-year-old Rife through a mutual friend, and that they're "officially boyfriend and girlfriend." "They quickly started flirting, went on their first date and it's continued since," the source says. According to our source, Beckinsale's friends and family approve of Rife.

Was Matt Rife on the challenge? ›

He competed on Champs vs. Stars 1.

How old is Petedavidson? ›

Who manages Matt Rife? ›

More Stories By Matt

EXCLUSIVE: Authentic Talent & Literary Management on Tuesday announced its hiring of manager Christina Shams, a veteran of the comedy world who counts Matt Rife, Mary Lynn Rajskub, Paul Elia, and Jeffrey Jay amongst her clients.

How old do you have to be to go to Matt Rife? ›

Guest must be 18+ to attend. Any person or “ticket broker” using third party markets to sell tickets for our events will be permanently banned from purchasing tickets.

How to hire Matt Rife? ›

Fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800. 698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Matt Rife for your next private or corporate function.

How many shows has Matt Rife done? ›

This week, Rife announced his global “ProbleMATTic” your, with more than 200 shows spanning the U.S., Canada, Australia and Europe.

How to get Matt Rife presale tickets? ›

Live Nation pre-sale — Obtained by logging into Live Nation using your Ticketmaster sign-in details. You will receive similar email alerts about upcoming Live Nation pre-sales once you're signed in. Important note: You will need to use the Live Nation pre-sale passwords “ICONIC” or “DISCO” to access pre-sale tickets.

What is the presale code for Matt Rife? ›

What is this? The code for tickets that go on Presale is 'MATTIX'. On the day of the presale, the code will also be emailed to anyone who have registered on Ticketmaster as verified fans.

How popular is Matt Rife? ›

In short, Rife, 27, has amassed a devoted fanbase with 14.5 million followers on TikTok. The comedian engages frequently with audience members when performing stand-up. He's appeared also in notable TV shows such as NBC's "Brooklyn Nine-Nine," MTV's "Wild'N'Out," and the BET original movie “North Of The 10.”

What year did Matt Rife join Wild N Out? ›

Matt made his television debut with the Nick Canon-hosted MTV show 'Wild N Out' in 2015. With this show, he became the youngest cast member in history.

Where can I watch Wild N Out season 12 episode 3? ›

Watch Nick Cannon Presents: Wild 'N Out Season 12 Episode 3: Chloe x Halle - Full show on Paramount Plus. Sign up for Paramount+ to stream this video. Nick Cannon and Chloe x Halle battle it out in games: Now You Wild Out, Boo'd Up, R&Beef and the Wildstyle battle.

Where was season 17 of Wild N Out? ›

Production of the seventeenth season took place in Jersey City, New Jersey, filming from October 14, to October 25, 2021.

Where did Matt Rife film his special? ›

Matt just filmed his second comedy special this past December at Austin's popular venue Vulcan Gas Company.

What do you wear to the Wild N Out show? ›

Casual Dress

The dress code at Wild'n Out is casual and relaxed. There is no strict dress code, but guests are encouraged to dress and look their best.

Who is the Hebrew girl in Wild N Out? ›

Rasika Mathur is an American actress/comedian best known for her recurring role on the original version of Wild 'N Out.

Where can I watch old Wild N Out episodes? ›

Currently you are able to watch "Nick Cannon Presents: Wild 'N Out" streaming on Paramount Plus, Paramount Plus Apple TV Channel , DIRECTV, Paramount+ Roku Premium Channel, Paramount+ Amazon Channel, fuboTV or for free with ads on Pluto TV.

Where can I watch Wild N Out season 18? ›

Top 5 providers
  • Netflix.
  • Apple TV.

Where is season 16 of Wild N Out filmed? ›

Trivia. This is the first and only season to be filmed in San Bernardino, California.

Where is Wild N Out filmed 2023? ›

The TV show is filming in ATL. Nick Cannon will be bringing the entire cast to film season 21 of Wild n Out from May 23rd to June 4th.

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