In the Living Art: Rap Cypher

By: Jen Gata and Jermaine Murray In hip-hop lies a culture expressed through a variety of art forms including Djing, emceeing, break dancing, and graffiti.  Emerge Magazine explores the world of hip-hop by taking it back to the days when the sound of rap music first hit the streets in the early 80’s, with a […]

In the Living Art: Get to Know Chris Brooks

By: Jenn Gata and Jermaine Murray He might look like Kid Cudi’s twin brother, but Chris Brooks has a rap flow that sounds like no other. Chris has the ability to spit his lyrics as fast as Busta Rhymes or slow it down like a verse that has been chopped and screwed texas style.  Just […]

David Versis: The Climb to Relevance

By: Tariq Sbiet When working to achieve a goal in any walk of life, progress is vital. It is a reason to move forward and serves as added fuel to one’s ambition. Progress reflects an individual’s diligence, determination and work ethic. For 24-year old David DaRosa, also known as David Versis, the music industry is […]

In the Living Art: Get to Know Brandon Dramatic

By: Jen Gata and Jermaine Murray Brandon Dramatic is a rapper coming out of the East end of Toronto who brings the jazzy vibe back into the hip-hop game.  The Scarborough native gives Emerge reporter Jermaine Murray an inside scoop of his up and coming projects talks about his mixtape Domino Jones. For more information […]

In the Living Art: Get to Know Richey Lynch

By: Jen Gata and Jermaine Murray Richey Lynch laces on his hottest kicks and takes his first step into the rap game.  This Brampton native is getting ready to release his first mixtape this June entiltled Strange News. Richey gives Emerge multimedia host Jen Gata the 411 about his motivation to start rapping.  For more […]

In the Living Art: Get to Know Schooly

By: Jen Gata and Jermaine Murray Meet one of Rexdale’s most hard working rappers: Schooly.  This rapper has produced five mix tapes in a span of three years and is currently working on another project while trying out new sounds working with different producers.  Schooly gives Emerge multimedia host Jen Gata, a break down about […]

Teaser: In The Living Art

The streets of Toronto are alive WITH singing, rapping, acting, and dancing.  Be entertained by Emerge’s Living Arts.  Check out Emerge’s Rap Cypher featuring up and coming rappers around the GTA. Directed and edited by Jermaine Murray.