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Malaysian pop vocalist Yuna is the stage name of singer/guitarist Yuna Zarai. Born Yunalis Zarai in the town of Kedah, she began writing songs at age 14, 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. She also offered her music on her MySpace page, which went on to net over one million plays, tipped off the Indie-Pop label/management company to her, and in early 2011, led to her signing 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 (the Malaysian equivalent of the Grammy) nominations and take home four trophies, including Best New Artist and Best Song (for the breakout hit "Deeper Conversation"). The Decorate EP followed two years later (and arrived stateside in spring 2011), featuring the viral hit "Rocket" and winning raves from Billboard to indie rock radio station KEXP to 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 one of MTV Iggy's Best New Bands in the World in 2011 and 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 will find 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." ~ Chrysta Cherrie
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Stations Featuring

    Coffeehouse Corner

    Coffeehouse Corner
    1 song

    Adult Alternative

    Adult Alternative
    2 songs

    Adult Rock

    Adult Rock
    2 songs

    Smooth Jazz

    Smooth Jazz
    1 song

    New Smooth Jazz

    1 song

    Electronic Chill

    1 song

Albums by

Top Songs by

  1.   Song
  2.   Live Your Life
  3.   Decorate
  4.   Lullabies
  5.   Coffee
  6.   Someone Out of Town
  7.   Come as You Are
  8.   I Wanna Go
  9.   Fears and Frustrations
  10.   Bad Idea
  11.   Let Love Come Through by Kyle
  12.   Deeper Conversation
  13.   Lights and Camera
  14.   Island
  15.   I Want You Back
  16.   Young
  17.   Rescue
  18.   Tourist
  19.   Someone Who Can
  20.   Lovely Intermission
  21.   Falling
  22.   Musician
  23.   Right Again
  24.   Remember My Name
  25.   Colors
  26.   Come Back
  27.   Mountains
  28.   Fading Flower
  29.   See You Go
  30.   Escape
  31.   Loud Noises
  32.   Just Go My Way
  33.   A Whole New World
  34.   Stay
  35.   Favourite Thing
  36.   Planes
  37.   Cinta Sempurna
  38.   Fireworks
  39.   Gadis Semasa
  40.   Penakut
  41.   Permission
  42.   Random Awesome
  43.   Rocket
  44.   Super Something
  45.   These Streets
  46.   Here Comes the Sun

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