Though Yuna Zarai doesn’t reside in Malaysia, she’s forever making us proud elsewhere and this time it’s no exception.
The singer recently got nominated for the 2017 BET Centric Award for her hit track “Crush” ft. Usher, making her the first ever Malaysian to be nominated for the American BET Awards.
In 2016, the winner for the BET Centric Award was none other than powerhouse Beyoncé’s “Formation” and it would be a HUGE honour if Yuna were to take her place for 2017.
Yuna Zarai nominated for Bet Centric Award 2017 along with Kehlani,Solange,Mary J Blige The 2017 #BETAwards nominees for the Centric Award are. @TasiasWord @Kehlani @TheRealMaryJBlige Solange (@SaintRecords) @SydInternet @YunaMusic Centric Award – The @bet Centric Award formerly recognized and was awarded to neo soul and/or R&B artists.
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The BET Centric Award recognises songs and their respective videos, and amongst Yuna’s fellow nominees include Fantasia with “Sleeping With the One I Love”, Kehlani with “Distraction”, Mary J. Blige with “Thick of It”, Solange with “Cranes in the Sky” and Syd with “All About Me”.
The 2017 BET Awards will air live on June 25th 2017 at the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles, U.S.A.. All the best Yuna, we are all rooting for you! 😀