Florent (Munyange) Alimasi is a rapper, actor, playwright, and multimedia
artist, born in Kindu, Democratic Republic of the Congo in 1996.
His creative 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
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.