Yonas Songs

Yonas - Love Me Again Artwork
Artist: Yonas
Since Yonas‘s last feature, The Transition (Deluxe Edition) single Leaving You, found the Bronx representative cutting loose a woman he’d been seeing, I figured new promo single Love Me... More
Posted on Jun 17, 2014
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YONAS ft. Jasmine Poole - Leaving You Artwork
Artist: Yonas
As an emcee on the come-up, YONAS spends a lot of his time on the road and at clubs—both places that offer ample opportunity to meet women. Fun as groupies and champagne-swilling socialites may be... More
Posted on Mar 12, 2014
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Yonas - Counting Stars (Trap Remix) Artwork
Artist: Yonas
An understated, emotional jam with a folk rock-infused sound, OneRepublic‘s Counting Stars doesn’t spring to mind as a prime candidate for a Trap Remix… but I’ll be damned if... More
Posted on Feb 25, 2014
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Yonas ft. OCD: Moosh & Twist - Roller Coaster Artwork
Artist: Yonas
Featuring: OCD: Moosh & Twist
Yonas may be riding high at the moment, but his life’s been anything but an uninterrupted climb from the bottom to the top. Rather, his fortunes have gone “up and down, up and down…... More
Posted on Nov 06, 2013
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Yonas - Set It Off Artwork
Artist: Yonas
Yonas‘s The Transition mixtape garnered considerable buzz and acclaim when it hit the ‘net in June of 2012, but not nearly as much as it deserved. That’s why, a year and change... More
Posted on Oct 29, 2013
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Yonas - Girls of Summer Artwork
Artist: Yonas
With his next mixtape just a few short weeks away, Yonas has liberated one last preliminary song release off the highly-anticipated set. On Girls of Summer (which, contrary to what its title may... More
Posted on Jun 25, 2013
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Yonas - Pocket Full of Dreams Artwork
Artist: Yonas
It’s not easy out here for a dreamer. There are cynics and dream-wreckers at every turn trying to destroy your spirit and the vision you are trying to manifest. Don’t worry though, DJBooth... More
Posted on May 21, 2013
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Yonas - Feel the Love Artwork
Artist: Yonas
After years on the hustle, Big Apple emcee Yonas is finally starting to Feel the Love he so richly deserves. (We in The DJBooth, of course, were with him every step of the way.) To celebrate his... More
Posted on May 07, 2013
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Yonas - Clockwork Artwork
Artist: Yonas
Last September, Yonas inked a label deal with independent imprint 1st Round Records. Four months and change later, the Big Apple repper and longtime DJBooth favorite makes things official with the... More
Posted on Jan 28, 2013
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Nameluss ft. Yonas & Shade Sheist - Let Me Know Artwork
Artist: Nameluss
Featuring: Yonas
If your New Years resolution was to join a gym, but after just a few short weeks you’re feeling lackluster about pumping iron, then take a listen to Nameluss’ new cut, Let Me Know. On the... More
Posted on Jan 16, 2013
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YONAS - Temptation Artwork
Artist: Yonas
For a talented young artist from a humble background, the music industry offers no shortage of Temptations, but if there’s anyone with the strength of will to make it to the top without... More
Posted on Jan 14, 2013
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YONAS - Lights (Remix) Artwork
Artist: Yonas
Like many emcees, YONAS is determined to shine. For the Big Apple phenom and longtime Booth fave, however, that involves more than simply adorning his body with ice, or rolling down the block in the... More
Posted on Dec 18, 2012
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YONAS - Thought I Told Yall Artwork
Artist: Yonas
On his last feature, YONAS made clear that it doesn’t matter whether you’re a politician, a priest, a policeman or the Queen of England; if you aren’t in the streets with him and his... More
Posted on Nov 06, 2012
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Yonas - Don’t Give a Damn Artwork
Artist: Yonas
When you’ve worked as hard as Yonas to get where you are today, you deserve to cut loose and enjoy yourself for an afternoon. On Don’t Give a Damn, a mixtape cut newly released as a single... More
Posted on Oct 02, 2012
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Yonas - The Transition Artwork
Artist: Yonas
On his recent The Transition album, Yonas left no doubt that he’s pushing for mainstream success, so it’s only appropriate that on the new title track video the man’s surrounded by... More
Posted on Jul 17, 2012
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Yonas - Looking For You Artwork
Artist: Yonas
Don’t worry, no need to look outside to see if there’s a NYC rapper looking into your window. The title of Yonas’ new single and standout from his Transition album may be Looking For You, but... More
Posted on Jul 12, 2012
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Yonas ft. Logic - Feels Right Artwork
Artist: Yonas
Featuring: Logic
Why does Yonas rock the mic? You might as well ask why birds choose to sing, or why 2 Chainz steals panties from women’s clotheslines: “It’s something that just Feels Right.” Natural... More
Posted on Jun 25, 2012
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Yonas - Drive It Like It’s Stolen Artwork
Artist: Yonas
Life is short, so why drive slow? Yonas, for one, isn’t about to let a solitary second go to waste; now that he’s commandeered the rap game, he’s gonna Drive It Like It’s... More
Posted on Jun 11, 2012
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Yonas - One More Time Artwork
Artist: Yonas
What’s the only thing better than a beautiful woman? Two beautiful women. What’s the only thing better than $1 million? $2 million. How do you top the best night of your life? Have a new best... More
Posted on Apr 09, 2012
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Scotty James x Yonas - Wanna Be Loved Artwork
Artist: Yonas
Yonas isn’t just a top-tier emcee—he’s the full package, as evidenced by his songwriting and co-production (with Sean Ross) on the latest promo single from Canadian pop-rocker Scotty... More
Posted on Mar 06, 2012
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Yonas - Midnight City Artwork
Artist: Yonas
With his version of Foster the People’s Pumped Up Kicks, Yonas put his mark on the biggest sleeper hit of 2011—and earned the Booth staff’s Best Remix of 2011 nod for his troubles. Not... More
Posted on Jan 23, 2012
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Yonas - Time Is Now [Freestyle] Artwork
Artist: Yonas
Though Yonas certainly hasn’t been slacking off in the Booth of late, the NYC phenom recently got back into the studio full-time and is preparing for a big musical “push” in the... More
Posted on Nov 30, 2011
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Yonas
Artist: Yonas
Fresh off flipping Foster the People on the tremendously-acclaimed Pumped up Kicks (Remix), Yonas returns to put his stamp on another indie-rock favorite on unreleased freestyle Can’t Knock Me... More
Posted on Oct 26, 2011
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Yonas - Pumped Up Kicks (Remix) Artwork
Artist: Yonas
Released to little fanfare back in September of 2010, Foster the People‘s Pumped Up Kicks has slowly but surely grown into a crossover juggernaut. And it’s not hard to see why: the... More
Posted on Sep 14, 2011
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Yonas x Aloe Blacc - I Need A Dollar Artwork
Artist: Yonas
Featuring: Aloe Blacc
Back in March of 2010, soul singer Aloe Blacc rocked the Booth with I Need A Dollar, the cut selected as the theme song for HBO series How to Make It in America. Today, Yonas steps into the Booth with... More
Posted on Aug 26, 2011
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Yonas - Ignition Artwork
Artist: Yonas
Four weeks atop our Indie Chart (with three different records, no less), the 250th and final entry in the DJBooth.net Freestyle Series, placement on our compilation EP with Champ Sports (2011 Remixed... More
Posted on Jul 28, 2011
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Yonas - A Reason to Breathe Artwork
Artist: Yonas
A little thought can be a dangerous thing. Take Booth fave Yonas, for example—what started as a simple urge to put words down on paper quickly blossomed into an unstoppable drive to understand the... More
Posted on Jun 27, 2011
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Yonas - Get ‘Em Artwork
Artist: Yonas
Song: Get 'Em
The 250th and final entry in our Exclusive Freestyle Series comes courtesy of Yonas, the NYC buzzmaker who hooked up with DJBooth to sell his acclaimed The Proven Theory album in late April. On his... More
Posted on Jun 21, 2011
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Yonas - Living In the Sky Artwork
Artist: Yonas
You’d think that after the release of his highly rated album, The Proven Theory, and being chosen to close out our long-standing Freestyle Series Yonas would be Living in the Sky, but despite the... More
Posted on Jun 13, 2011
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Yonas ft. Phil Adé - Nobody Else (Remix) Artwork
Artist: Yonas
Featuring: Phil Adé
Remember way back in November of 2010 when DJBooth favorite Yonas first promised a certain lady that there was Nobody Else for him? Well in the meantime he’s found at least one other dope emcee who... More
Posted on Apr 25, 2011
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Yonas
Artist: Yonas
Incredibly it’s been almost two years since Yonas first introduced himself to the Booth and in that time the Bronx emcee has been In Too Deep, In a Daze and Mindless. He’s been Stupid Brilliant... More
Posted on Apr 11, 2011
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Yonas - Fall Back Artwork
Artist: Yonas
After more DJBooth approved features than I can count (and frankly I’m not a very good counter), you’d think that Yonas wouldn’t have any doubters left – but just in case there’s a skeptic... More
Posted on Feb 15, 2011
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Yonas - I Could Artwork
Artist: Yonas
Song: I Could
After seeing how effectively Yonas stirred Booth readers’ hearts with his last feature, Nobody Else, I got to thinking: if the Northeastern buzzmaker channeled that inspirational energy into a... More
Posted on Nov 30, 2010
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Yonas - Nobody Else Artwork
Artist: Yonas
Though Yonas’ last feature found him showcasing his Stupid Brilliance, the NYC buzzmaker’s knack for dropping rhymes so dumb they’re genius shouldn’t overshadow the fact that,... More
Posted on Nov 10, 2010
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Yonas - Stupid Brilliance Artwork
Artist: Yonas
It’s great to listen to an artist get creative, especially when they’re poking fun at the commercial noise that blares through my speakers every time I misplace my iPod and I’m forced to turn on... More
Posted on Oct 14, 2010
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Yonas - Y’all Know Artwork
Artist: Yonas
Predictability isn’t always a bad thing – for example, Y’all Know that Yonas is an up-and-comer you trust to consistently deliver high-quality music and thus, when you see his name on... More
Posted on Aug 09, 2010
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Yonas
Artist: Yonas
When I saw Yonas in my inbox this morning, I was afraid that this would be the day that he makes a less-than-average track, and that I’d have to deliver the sad message to Booth listeners. It’s... More
Posted on Jun 08, 2010
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Yonas
Artist: Yonas
They said it couldn’t be done. They thought DJBooth rising star Yonas couldn’t top his previous, highly rated successes like Mindless and In Too Deep. And yet, despite what they said, we have in... More
Posted on May 10, 2010
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Yonas
Artist: Yonas
If I had to compare Yonas’ new single Push Em Back to a city, it would definitely be Toronto. And if you have ever been to T-Dot, you should know exactly why; Toronto is a city with a little bit of... More
Posted on Apr 05, 2010
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Yonas
Artist: Yonas
As Shakespeare once asked, “Would a rapper by any other name rhyme as dope?” Ok, so maybe that’s not an exact quote, but the basic principle still applies, and in the case of YONAS (previously... More
Posted on Mar 22, 2010
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Yonas
Artist: Yonas
Following in the footsteps of such Booth favorites as Mike Dreams (formerly known as Young Son) and Jeff Chery (formerly known as Pay$0z), I Am Us emcee Cause has traded in his dusty old stage name... More
Posted on Feb 25, 2010
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Yonas
Artist: Yonas
Though ‘09’s autumnal equinox came and went a little over three weeks ago and the air’s slowly but surely getting chillier (at least up here in Minneapolis), there’s still time... More
Posted on Oct 08, 2009
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Yonas
Artist: Yonas
Yesterday, when I referred to Muggsy Malone‘s Be Alright as “one of the most successful Booth debuts in recent memory,” there was another name that was right on the tip of my tongue…... More
Posted on Jul 28, 2009
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Yonas
Artist: Yonas
Countless up-and-comers have made it their mission to usher hip-hop into a New Golden Era, each approaching that mission from a slightly different angle than the last—some put a premium on... More
Posted on Jun 15, 2009
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