Royal Shakespeare Rapper: Devlin and Joseph Fiennes modernise a sonnet [Video]


If anyone were to take in the great works of Shakespeare and make it more musical for the current generation of new age art lovers to appreciate, it would most definitely be Dagenham’s home town hero, with a hard hitting feel to the English language. MC Devlin with film and stage actor Joseph Fiennes take on a Shakespeare sonnet to modernise the life within it with a new approach. The Hyundai powered New Thinker’s Index piece features the two discussing Shakespeare’s Sonnet 129 and revamping it along side producer/engineer Lewi White. We’re all up for the fusion of art. Check out Devlin and Joseph Fiennes create a track together below.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=maaNmsb57bQ