Love is just a word until someone comes along and gives it meaning!
The couple met five years ago while working on the set of a commercial, Yuna and Adam Sinclair’s relationship blossomed into a beautiful romance and they officially got engaged.
International singer-songwriter ,Yuna Zarai and award-winning director, Adam Sinclair started dating in 2015 when a social media post showed the 30-year-old singer and 33 year old Adam in a car with actor (Adam’s brother) Ashraf Sinclair and wife Indonesian star Bunga Citra Lestari.
Staying true to our roots. Adam’s wonderful family gifted us with 5 trays of goodies (cakes, wedding dress material, fruits,sweets), in return, we gave them 7 trays of sweet stuff as well(shown in this photo!) My trays were beautifully decorated by @the_calla and Adam’s trays were just as beautiful decorated by his wonderful mom and aunties! Thank you! Im a lucky gal! PS: look at all the sugar on those trays. sugar sugar and more sugar for the Sinclairs 🍭!! #malaytraditions #malayengagement #adamxalis
The happy couple’s solemnisation ceremony was held privately at her home in Shah Alam, Selangor. The private event was attended by family members and close friends.
“Praise be to God, it was a beautiful engagement. I am very happy that everything went smoothly, and we had all our family members and best friends attending the event” said Yuna, after the ceremony.
“This is the first step to getting married and I’m so happy that I found Adam. He has a wonderful heart, he’s very responsible and respectful of my parents. He is my best friend and has brought so much joy and laughter into my life. I’m excited to embark on this new journey with him,” she added.
More photos from my engagement: Thank you Parents and friends. Thank you all who made this an amazing experience. Mom and dad for giving me the best. @bai_juhari for agreeing to be my maid of honor, Hatta for making this beautiful dress. We went fabric shopping together to look for periwinkle lace which is close to impossible. nobody knows what this color is, but i was determined! (“its not blue! its not purple! but its both! but not both?”) Thank Nana for the lovely makeup❤️❤️ Thanks Didi for just being a Didi.. im so blessed to have you in my life. Even when I was alone i was never alone because I have you. Lets do this!! #yunaverwalkalone
Earlier, Yuna and Adam shared sweet memories when they both took it to their Instagram post in which Yuna posted a photo on Instagram showing her younger self posing at what appears to be parts of a Malay wedding ceremony decoration. With the caption “We came a long way, didn’t we?”
While Adam posted on his Instagram a photo of his messy younger self with the caption: “Are you sure @yunaleese?”.
Yuna has worked with New York-based label Fader and released Live Your Life, a single produced by Pharrell Williams and later joined renowned producer David Foster’s Verve Music Group.
She was also recognised as the first Malaysian to be nominated for a Black Entertainment Television (BET) award in the BET Centric category for her song Crush featuring Usher. Adam is a local director who has won the Malaysia Film Festival award for Best Short Film through his work Sanzaru in 2012.
Among his other notable works include Bunga’s Wanita Terbahagia music video and Pulang, a Yuna music video.
Text by Kohmala Murthy