Larsson first gained national fame for winning the 2008 season of the talent show Talang, the Swedish version of Got Talent, at the age of 10.
Zara signed a three-year contract with Epic Records in the United States in April 2013. She debut international album, So Good was released on 17 March 2017 and debuted at number 7 on the UK Albums Chart. It produced six singles, including “Lush Life”, “Never Forget You”, “Ain’t My Fault”, “I Would Like” and “Symphony”. All of the album’s singles (except for the title track) reached top 15 in the UK. “Never Forget You” peaked at number 13 on the Billboard Hot 100, giving Larsson and MNEK their first entries on the chart.