The 25-year-old, whose full name is Yuna Zarai, has already built an international following. She has one of the most beautiful voices in the world.
Her debut album just hit the U.S. charts and has mass positive reviews. The self titled CD is gaining critical acclaim all over the world. Her Facebook page has well over a million fans. Yuna is not your typical pop star, she says people know who she is when she walks down the street in Malaysia. She’s a household name in her home country, where she’s the face of Canon, Samsung and Oil of Olay.
Yuna joined FADER Label in summer 2010 and released her digital EP Decorate in March 2011, which had fans, critics from Billboard, KEXP, and The New York Post. In January 2012, Yuna released “Live Your Life”, the first single from her forthcoming full-length album. It started getting airplay immediately at Sirius – The Loft, KCRW and KROQ. Yuna wears the hijab head scarf of her Islamic faith. Yuna’s music has truly touched my heart and she is so gifted. Malaysia shall be proud.