Compelling art often comes from difficult places. Canadian emcee Chris Cachia continues to harness his personal struggles on his latest project, Persona.

Created during the pandemic, a time of heightened anxiety for many folks including those who, like Cachia, manage obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). Persona channels this age of the mask as a take-off point for a coming-of-age story that moves from the highway to the throne.