Florent (Munyange) Alimasi is a rapper, actor, playwright, and multimedia artist, born in Kindu, Democratic Republic of the Congo in 1996. Hiscreative practice is informed by his personal experiences of displacement and loss caused by war and natural disaster. As a refugee, moving from country to country, Alimasi found solace in music and writing. Upon arrival in Canada in 2007, he began to explore rap, music and video production, forming the rap group ³Deep Boyzz² with friends who shared similar life experiences. By 2012, ³Deep Boyzz² was receiving performance requests from schools and for community shows throughout winnipeg. winning awards for his acting role and receiving a scholarship to further pursue his journey.