Malaysia rising star rapper and producer, Yonnyboii, was featured in Walt Disney Animation Studios’ Raya and the Last Dragon ‘Trust Again’. The track also sees Yonnyboii collaborating along with regional artists within Southeast Asia to create an authentic Southeast Asia track.
‘Trust Again’ features Yonnyboii providing his raspy lyricism and infectious energy that compliment the unique voices of its main vocalist, Raisa from Indonesia along with rappers Matthaios from the Philippines, and Sprite from Thailand.
Inspired by the story and characters of the film througha special collaboration presented by Universal Music Group, the original song highlights authentic Southeast Asian sound, pride and culture through the film lens allowing people of any age to feel represented and sought a sense of pride.
“To say I’m thankful is an understatement. Knowing the impact Walt Disney films have had on my childhood and likes of others is enough to make me feel overwhelmed with gratitude. I am very honored that I am able to represent my home and our culture through a Disney original soundtrack. This just goes to show that time’s are changing and there is space for everyone to shine, even for a kid from Setapak.” said Yonnyboii
Walt Disney Animation Studios’ “Raya and the Last Dragon’’ will be available on Disney+ with Premier Access in most Disney+ markets and in cinemas on March 5, 2021.