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Yuna is the stage name of Yuna Zarai, a Malaysian pop vocalist and guitarist. Born Yunalis Mat Zarai in the town of Kedah, she began writing songs at age 14. She soon taught herself to play guitar, and by 2006, in need of a creative outlet while attending law school, performed for an audience for the first time. Yuna offered her music on her MySpace page, which went on to net over one million plays. This online success tipped off the Indie-Pop label/management company to her music, and in early 2011 she signed with the Fader label. Joined by guitarist Pa'an, bassist Efry Arwis, and drummer Adib Azfar (and later, Adil Ali), Yuna made her recorded debut in Malaysia in 2008 with a self-titled EP, which went on to snag five Anugerah Industri Muzik nominations (the Malaysian equivalent of the Grammy). She took home four trophies, including Best New Artist and Best Song (for the breakout hit "Deeper Conversation"). The Decorate EP followed two years later (and was released stateside in spring 2011). Decorate included the viral hit "Rocket," which won raves from Billboard magazine, indie rock radio station KEXP, and hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons, as well as ink in SPIN's Eight Bands You Need to Hear Now. On the performance end, Yuna was nominated as one of MTV Iggy's Best New Bands in the World in 2011, and she marked the occasion by playing at the historic MTV Studios. Yuna rang in 2012 with a new single, "Live Your Life," produced by Pharrell Williams as a preamble to her self-titled full-length debut, which arrived that April. Summer 2012 found Yuna sharing the Lollapalooza stage with the likes of Florence + the Machine, Jack White, and Childish Gambino. In 2013, Yuna returned with the album Nocturnal, featuring the single "Falling." In February 2016, Yuna previewed her third album with the release of "Places to Go," a single produced by hip-hop legend DJ Premier. The full album, Chapters, was released three months later. ~ Chrysta Cherrie
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Stations Featuring

    R&B Smooth Jams

    R&B Smooth Jams
    2 songs

    Smooth Jazz

    Smooth Jazz
    2 songs

    New Smooth Jazz

    New Smooth Jazz
    2 songs

    Adult Alternative

    Adult Alternative
    2 songs

    Adult Rock

    2 songs

    Coffeehouse Corner

    1 song

    Electronic Chill

    1 song

Albums by

Top Songs by

  1.   Song
  2.   Live Your Life
  3.   Crush
  4.   Decorate
  5.   Lullabies
  6.   Best Love
  7.   I Wanna Go
  8.   Coffee
  9.   Come as You Are
  10.   Someone Out of Town
  11.   Places to Go
  12.   Fears and Frustrations
  13.   Bad Idea
  14.   Used to Love You by Jhené Aiko
  15.   Lights and Camera
  16.   Favourite Thing
  17.   Unrequited Love
  18.   Remember My Name
  19.   Mountains
  20.   Best of Me
  21.   Lanes
  22.   Colors
  23.   Planes
  24.   All I Do
  25.   Mannequin
  26.   Right Again
  27.   Fading Flower
  28.   Escape
  29.   I Want You Back
  30.   Let Love Come Through by Kyle
  31.   Deeper Conversation
  32.   Poor Heart
  33.   Just Go My Way
  34.   Musician
  35.   See You Go
  36.   Tourist
  37.   Island
  38.   Stay
  39.   Time
  40.   Your Love
  41.   Come Back
  42.   Someone Who Can
  43.   Young
  44.   Loud Noises
  45.   Pulang by SonaOne
  46.   A Whole New World
  47.   Lovely Intermission
  48.   Falling
  49.   Rescue
  50.   Too Close
  51.   Lovesong

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