Singer-songwriter Yuna makes Malaysia proud once more, as she finds herself featured for the third time on billboards throughout New York Metropolis.
In 2018, Yuna was featured on a billboard at Occasions Sq. in promotion of her album, Rouge. She additionally appeared on Occasions Sq.’s Nasdaq billboard again in November 2016.
This time, the star is chosen to symbolize Asia as a part of Spotify’s marketing campaign for Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage month, “Our Roots. Our Sound.”.
The photographs, which had been shared on Yuna’s official Instagram, have already garnered near 50,000 likes.
“Look mother! I’m throughout NYC! Celebrating Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage month with Spotify – thanks Spotify for all the time having me [be] part of this particular month along with different gifted Asian artists. This visibility means lots to us!” she wrote within the caption.
Nonetheless, the singer revealed that she has by no means gotten to witness these momentous events in particular person. “Want I used to be there to witness it myself. I all the time miss my NYC billboard moments, ” she shared.
The US embassy of Kuala Lumpur additionally gave Yuna a shout-out on Twitter: “One of many featured artists (on this marketing campaign) contains Malaysian treasure Yuna, who’s getting some distinguished placement within the Epal Besar… Fairly cool to see her identify up in lights throughout the road from Madison Sq. Backyard and below the Empire State Constructing.”
2/ One of many featured artists contains #Malaysian treasure @yunamusic, who’s getting some distinguished placement within the Epal Besar…fairly cool to see her identify up in lights throughout the road from #MadisonSquareGarden @TheGarden & below the #EmpireStateBuilding @EmpireStateBldg pic.twitter.com/WVcOuuH3mn
— U.S. Embassy KL (@usembassykl) Could 12,2020
In line with mStar, The Star‘s Malay-language portal, Yuna credit her mom’s help for serving to her rise to the place she is as we speak. The singer additionally had some nuggets of knowledge to share, telling followers that her philosophy is to all the time stay sincere and truthful, even when she has been wronged.
Yuna’s new launch, Keep The place You Are, is slated to drop this Friday (Could 15).