On the Rise with Yona Marie
Born and raised in Maryland/Washington D.C., Rachel Marie Moore aka Yona Marie started out singing with her family often at church and in performing arts grade schools. In 2010, Yona Marie gained some mainstream popularity by releasing her project 'The Luv Exposure' before she graduated from Jacksonville University with her degree in Music Business.
In the summer of 2013, she released a track called "High" that went viral, garnering over 100,000 listeners and 20,000 downloads. She later collaborated with EDM producer Eli to create the another viral track titled "Just Wanna Love You" which hit over half a million streams.