Recorded in Los Angeles, Nocturnal marks a major step forward for #Yuna, expanding upon the achievements of her self-titled 2012 debut album and its Pharrell Williams-produced breakthrough hit “Live Your Life.” Nocturnal‘s 11 sparkling new originals include the warmly intoxicating first single “Falling,” produced by Robin Hannibal of Quadron and the soul-pop group Rhye; the effervescent, uplifting “Rescue,” produced by English pop auteur Chris Braide; the breezy, upbeat “I Wanna Go,” produced by Michael Einziger of Incubus; and the hauntingly bittersweet “Someone Who Can,” produced by Chad Hugo of the Neptunes.
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A charismatic young singer-songwriter frm Malaysia, Yuna has risen from regional D.I.Y. notoriety to full-on international stardom. She is also the first artist from Malaysia to conquer the American market with mainstream success. ‘Nocturnal’, her sophomore album, was recorded in Los Angeles and marks a major step forward for Yuna, expanding upon the achievements of her self-titled 2012 debut album, and its Pharrell Williams-produced breakthrough hit ‘Live Your Life’. Yuna’s North American breakthrough saw the artist winning widespread acclaim while achieving several significant career milestones – Rolling Stone magazine praised her combination of ‘certified indie cred and massive pop potential’, while The New York Times described her music as ‘gorgeous’. She has performed high-profile sets at the hugely renowned Lollapalooza and Coachella festivals. She also performed at MTV World Stage Malaysia in August 2014.

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