Born and raised in Colombia and now living in Los Angeles, Yai Ariza is a professional dancer who is making a name for himself performing with the likes of out-and-proud, Grammy-winning rapper Lil Nas X! After kissing X during the BET Awards in June of 2021, there's been all sorts of buzz online that the two are a little bit more than friends, and after X himself posted a sneaky pic on his Instagram Story where he was getting cozy with an unidentified beau, many internet sleuths are surmising that Yai and X might be a thing!
So who's the man behind the smile? We took a stroll through Yai's Insta feed (make sure to follow him @yai_ariza!), and here are a few things we learned about him!