Sao Paulo, Brazil
Yuri, 26
Music Producer & Rapper
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What do you do and why do you do it?

I'm a music producer and rapper. I make music because since I was 14 it's the only thing which I can wake up and do it all day and never get bored

You’re broken hearted - what tracks does your heartbreak playlist consist of?

Actually I have a Bob Dylan playlist for broken hearts

What are the best TV shows of all time?

Weeds, House of Cards, Breaking Bad, Family guy, Simpsons, Bojack Horseman

Name some spots in Sao Paulo that are good for a Tinder date.

Roosevelt square, some bar in Augusta street, Ibirapuera park

Who’s your hero and where in Sao Paulo would you take them out for a serious hang?

I'd love to bring kanye west for a studio session haha

Where do you buy those fabulous clothes of yours?

Usually online, sometimes at the mall or some Augusta street store/gallery

What’s the area/ spot in town you’ll never be caught dead in?

Maybe extreme south zone cause it's too far from where I live

What’s the thing you LOVE to do in your city that you never get to do?

Wake up early and do some jogging at some park, mostly cause i never wake up early

What’s the most decadent / extreme dish you ever ate in Sao Paulo and where did you get it?

I had a hot dog from a food van at Vila Madalena which I don't like to remember. choose hot dog vans carefully, munchies can turn into a nightmare

Is there a hidden bar / hole in the wall in Sao Paulo that you particularly like?

I enjoy morfeus club. A very underrated underground club

What’s the most expensive restaurant / spa / hotel you’ve ever been to in Sao Paulo? How much did it cost and what did you get there?

Boizão grill, I think about r$200 with drinks, worths every penny

What restaurant in Sao Paulo looks crap, but the food’s amazing?

yakisujo yakisoba (not a fan but thats what they say)

Where can you get the best cocktail in Sao Paulo? Which one do you like?

I'm not a huge cocktail fan, but i'd recommend Veloso's caipirinha

Where would you take your partner in Sao Paulo if you wanted to really pamper them?

Well, I never went to Paris 6 bistrot, maybe there

Which snacks can you only get in your country, and which ones do you recommend?

The Coxinha + Guaraná combo is real.

What’s the one place you think is overrated in Sao Paulo?

Lions club.

What’s the one place you think is underrated in Sao Paulo?

hmm, I already said Morfeus Club is underrated, so maybe Milo Garage

What are the Sao Paulo spots a first-time visitor can’t miss?

martinelli building, ibirapuera park, roosevelt square, vila madalena. these are kinda standard

Tomorrow’s your last day in Sao Paulo. How do you spend it?

Partying with my friends

What’s your favorite vacation city in the world and why?

Well, I don't travel as much as I wanted but I loved Cancun

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