Yuna chosen to perform Olympics song

US-BASED Malaysian singer Yuna is one of the five singers for the 2016 Olympics promotional song, including Grammy award-winner Lenny Kravitz, reported Kosmo!


Titled The Fire, the song will also feature singers Diogo Nogueira from Brazil, Nneka from Nigeria and Corrine Bailey Rae from Britain.

Sharing the news on Facebook, Yuna said she was proud to be part of it.

“I am excited to work with everyone on this song,” the 28-year-old wrote.

Yuna, whose full name is Yunalis Mat Zara’ai, has recorded campaign songs for International Women’s Day, for designer Diane von Furstenberg and the theme for Visit Malaysia Year 2014.