Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul, has died

Aretha Franklin, whose gospel-rooted singing and bluesy yet expansive delivery earned her the title "the Queen of Soul," has died, a family statement said...

Maxi Priest, Diana King and Quino from Big Mountain reach Colombo

Two days from the Sri Lanka’s biggest musical event, the Colombo Music Festival 2018, the headliners have been arriving at Cinnamon Grand Colombo to...

Big Mountain excited to be in Sri Lanka

The week leading up to the Colombo Music Festival presented by Cinnamon Life will be studded with the arrival of the stars who will...

Boyzone star Ronan Keating in Sri Lanka with his family

Boyzone star Ronan Keating is in Sri Lanka with his family ahead of his scheduled concert with the band in Colombo. Keating arrived a couple...

Bollywood singing icon Usha Uthup live in concert in Colombo

The High Commission of India is proud to present “Symphony of Freedom”by legendary Bollywood playback singer Usha Uthup and ensemble at 6.45 p.m. on Wednesday, August 15, 2018...

Tomorrowland draws over 400,000 attendees, including Sri Lankans

Sri Lankans were among 400,000 festival attendees at Tomorrowland 2018 which drew to a close last weekend. Tomorrowland is now over for 2018 and with it came many...

Sri Lankan movie to compete in Oscars mainstream category

For the first time in the history of Sri Lankan film industry, a movie from the Pearl of the Indian Ocean, shall vie for...

Shaggy, Diana King, Maxi Priest and Big Mountain on one stage in Colombo

Sri Lanka’s biggest one-day musical festival is to grace the country, for the first time ever! Colombo Music Festival 2018 on August 18th will...

Boyzone to perform in Sri Lanka as part of farewell tour

Irish band Boyzone will be performing live in Sri Lanka in August as part of their farewell tour. The band is scheduled to perform at the...

Celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain found dead at 61

US celebrity chef and television personality Anthony Bourdain, who was in Sri Lanka last year, has been found dead in his hotel room, aged...

Lost Voice Guy Lee Ridley crowned BGT 2018 winner

Lost Voice Guy Lee Ridley was crowned the winner of Britain’s Got Talent 2018 after a spectacular grand final. The popular comedy act came in first...

Colombo’s biggest music festival to feature four international artistes

Prepare for the biggest musical event in the history of Colombo’s entertainment as Cinnamon brings yet another world-class event to Colombo. Four international artistes will...

As Prince Harry and Meghan Markle wed, a new era dawns

A thousand-year-old English castle echoed with the exhortations of an African-American bishop and a gospel choir on Saturday, as Prince Harry wed Meghan Markle, an...

Get Hypnotized at L.A.B, Hilton Colombo

Starting May 17th, the L.A.B (Lounge & Bar) at the Hilton Colombo will transform into one big party venue with Hypnotik. Hypnotik will be...

Tamil director flees to Sri Lanka after releasing fake video of actress

A Tamil Director had reportedly fled to Sri Lanka and releasing a fake video of a Mumbai model and actress. Mumbai model and actress Avantika Gaokar's...

Grammy nominated Swedish DJ Avicii found dead in Oman

Swedish DJ Avicii, real name Tim Bergling, died at age 28 on Friday, April 20, his publicist confirmed. Avicii, who performed in Sri Lanka in...

Danu awarded WPDO Peace Ambassador honorary award

Danu Innasithamby a prominent media personality in Sri Lanka was appointed as a World Peace and Diplomacy Organization (WPDO) Peace Ambassador. He was formally presented...

Alston sings at Academy Awards after party

Legendary Sri Lankan born singer songwriter producer and actor Alston Koch was an exclusive entertainer and participant at the America- China sponsored ‘After Party’...

Bollywood superstar Sridevi dies at 54 of heart attack

Bollywood superstar Sridevi Kapoor has died of a heart attack, her family says. She was 54. The actress known simply as Sridevi passed away in...

Wycliffe Gordon in Colombo to Jazz Up #USASL70

Join American jazz sensation Wycliffe Gordon and the U.S. Embassy for a celebration of 70 years of U.S - Sri Lankan partnership (#USASL70). The legendary Wycliffe Gordon...