YUZI is one of the biggest and most unexpected revelations in recent Portuguese hip hop. The artist behind #ShutUp, with 700 thousands views in Youtube and 44 thousands in SoundCloud, and #TSUBASA, with 600 thousand views in youtube and 21 thousand in in Soundcloud, is considered the rapper at the forefront of this new wave of young Portuguese talent.
The young rapper from Santo António dos Cavaleiros, in Lisboas’ outskirts launched his career in 2017, with the underground sucess #YUZIGANG, that sparked controversy and debate throughout the culture by the musical and visual eccentricity of it.
YUZI expanded his sound with the release of “XXX” and “Plug on the Phone” in April and July, both surpassing the success of their first track and showing the musical versatility of the young rapper. Currently YUZI is preparing the debut EP, with release scheduled for 2018.