Latin Singer & Songwritter

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Nakury is a rapper, songwriter and communicator from Costa Rica. Her musical project is directly nourished by her practice of graffiti, breaking and rap, - three of the core pillars of Hip-Hop culture. She also leads conferences, workshops and is a cultural manager.

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  1. Review by Bartosz Brenes

    Nakury is a talented artist who has collaborated as performer, background vocalist and songwriter on numerous projects I've produced. Her high-energy vocals, melodic harmonies and punchy flow elevate each song to the next level. Highly recommended!

Interview with Nakury

  1. Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?

  2. A: Songwriting and performing in a worldwide advertising campaign for Absolut Vodka, in which we were able to create a unique product with the client's vision and goals.

  3. Q: What are you working on at the moment?

  4. A: My forthcoming album in collaboration with Barzo, titled "O".

  5. Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?

  6. A: Bartosz Brenes aka Barzo, a great producer I've been working with for the past 5+ years.

  7. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  8. A: Digital, it's more accesible.

  9. Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?

  10. A: Translate your vision into the project.

  11. Q: What do you like most about your job?

  12. A: Creativity.

  13. Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?

  14. A: Can you rap and sing? Hell yes!

  15. Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?

  16. A: The biggest misconception of my job is that it's effortless.

  17. Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?

  18. A: What's the concept and deadline of your project? What are you looking to achieve?

  19. Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?

  20. A: Write down your ideas before getting started.

  21. Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?

  22. A: Boots, knife, magnifying glass, solar-powered batteries, mobile phone.

  23. Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?

  24. A: In these past 6 years I've had the opportunity to tour in 10+ countries, collaborate with different artists from around the world and record over 50+ songs.

  25. Q: How would you describe your style?

  26. A: Energetic.

  27. Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?

  28. A: Erykah Badu, she's an amazing songwriter and performer.

  29. Q: Can you share one music production tip?

  30. A: Start your vocal session by improvising vocal melodies, before working on your lyrics around those melodies.

  31. Q: What type of music do you usually work on?

  32. A: Latin, Hip-Hop and Electronic.

  33. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  34. A: Ability to conceptualize and communicate ideas.

  35. Q: What do you bring to a song?

  36. A: Meaning.

  37. Q: What's your typical work process?

  38. A: Brief analysis, ideas brainstorm, concept development, lyrical composition and vocal recording.

  39. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  40. A: Ableton Live, Macbook Pro, MOTU AVB UltraLite, Audio-Technica AT4040, KRK Rokit 6.

  41. Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?

  42. A: Lauryn Hill, Erykah Badu, Alicia Keys, Pharrell Williams, Mos Def.

  43. Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.

  44. A: Songwriting, vocal performance, vocal recordings, vocal harmonies.

Para Mi Gente by Nakury & Barzo

I was the singer and songwriter in this production

Terms Of Service

Terms/conditions vary according to the hired service. Please contact me for more information. If you hire me for vocals, you may not credit me as a featured artist, unless agreed otherwise in advance.

GenresSounds Like
  • Lauryn Hill
  • Selena
  • Jennifer Lopez
Gear Highlights
  • Ableton Live
  • Macbook Pro
  • MOTU AVB UltraLite
  • Audio-Technica AT4040
  • KRK Rokit 6
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