“I was not going to do a style interview and not have showered! She went on to learn guitar and begin recording music in her teenage years, eventually releasing tunes on Myspace.
She enrolled in law school in Malaysia and graduated in 2009, but never practiced because she wanted to concentrate on her art.
Her mouth curls into a vibrant smile behind the microphone on stage at her sold-out first headlining show at the El Rey Theatre in Los Angeles.
An oatmeal-colored overcoat covers her thin frame, from which a black turtleneck peeks out, and a tightly twisted hijab covers her hair. I used that heartbreak to create something really beautiful.”As she takes off her black Helmut Lang jacket, she reveals another turtleneck.
An oatmeal-colored overcoat covers her thin frame, from which a black turtleneck peeks out, and a tightly twisted hijab covers her hair.
The 29-year-old attributes the lyrics on her new album Chapters — a moody and soulful release that includes hit song “Crush” featuring Usher — to her interpersonal struggles." data-reactid="14"“This is about a girl’s heart getting broken a few years ago,” explains Malaysian-born singer-songwriter and burgeoning fashion icon Yuna Zarai.
Chapters made its way to the top 10 of the Billboard’s Best R&B Albums of 2016: Critic’s Picks and Rolling Stone's 20 Best R&B Albums of 2016.
The lead single, Crush featuring Usher was released on February 29, 2016.
Yuna runs a clothing store called November Culture in Malaysia and also sells online.
This month, she will launch a new line with Malaysian fashion designer Hatta Dolmat called Hatta x Yuna, which she describes as chic, modest and fun with lots of prints, colors and flowers. “I want girls to know that equality exists in this world,” she says.
[Verse 1: Yuna] You call me on a lazy afternoon Asking me what I'm up to Let's find something to do Baby I'd be down, down, down Down, down, down, down, down, down You know I'd be down, down, down Down, down, down, down, down, down [Verse 2: Yuna] I see you arriving in your car Jet black Mercedes, built in the 70s Classic like you and me I'll be coming down, down, down Down, down, down, down, down, down I'll be coming down, down, down Down, down, down, down, down, down [Chorus: Yuna] I feel a little rush I think I've got a little crush on you I hope it's not too much But babe when I'm with you, I hear it My heart singing La, la, la, la, la, la, la, la-la La, la, la, la, la, la, la, la-la [Verse 3: Usher] Honestly I shouldn't waste time no more Cause all these little boys you're chasing, did they break your heart?