Controversial singer R. Kelly announces tour to Sri Lanka

Controversial singer R. Kelly has announced that he will be on tour in Sri Lanka soon. However no further details were given. The singer took to...

DJ ordered in court for harassing singer

A DJ of a popular radio station operating from the World Trade Center has been ordered to appear in court over harassment charges. The order...

Vijaya Nandasiri no more

Popular actor and comedian Vijaya Nandasiri passed away today at the Colombo South Teaching hospital. Nandasiri has acted in several movies and stage dramas.

M.I.A. threatened with legal action

M.I.A. has been threatened with legal action by French soccer club Paris Saint-Germain (PSG), owned by a Qatari group, over her wearing a customized...

Sheyana’s journey to Lanka leads to hit song

The musical journey of singer-songwriter Sheyana Wijesingha led to a reunion with her father after 26 years apart - and now to a hit...

Bruno Mars grabs (nearly) all the Grammys

Bruno Mars and Kendrick Lamar stole the show, and most of the awards, at the 2018 Grammys. Mars provided the night's big upset, taking the...

Bollywood courts controversy with Sri Lanka war film

Bollywood is foraying into controversial terrain with new spy thriller, "Madras Cafe", whose depiction of rebels in the Sri Lankan civil war has raised...

Inside Olivia and Alex Bowen’s stunning Sri Lanka honeymoon

Last weekend Olivia Buckland and Alex Bowen became the first Love Island couple to tie the knot in a no expense spared ceremony. And the newlywed's honeymoon...

Taio Cruz replaces Nelly for Lankan gig

Taio Cruz has replaced Nelly for the Carlton Super 7s launch party to be staged at the CR & FC grounds in Colombo in...

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...

Bombay being created in Sri Lanka for Ranbir-Anushka film

Come July, Ranbir Kapoor and Anushka Sharma will start shooting for Anurag Kashyap's 'Bombay Velvet'. However, the film will not be shot in Mumbai, but...

007 actor Roger Moore dies aged 89

Actor Sir Roger Moore, best known for playing James Bond, has died aged 89, his family has announced. He played the famous spy in seven...

Olga at AXE Dark Temptation party

Having rocked the island with the AXE Provoke Fallen Angels and the AXE Blastparties, AXE is all set to outdo itself this year with...

Alternative Sunday round 09 at Kamikaze

Alternative Sunday round 9 takes place on the 4th of November at Kamikaze. Some Dig Their Music Stripped And Raw With A Poetic Soul, Others...

Music superstar Prince dies aged 57

U.S. music superstar Prince, whose hits included "Purple Rain" and "Kiss," was found unresponsive on Thursday at his Minnesota home and was later declared...

Alternative Sunday 8 at Kamikaze

Round 8 of Alternative Sunday takes place at Kamikaze at the end of this month and it will see the bridging of Pop, Conscious Hip Hop...

Natasha a judge in top Russian music contest

Sri Lanka’s Natasha Ratnayake has been included in the panel of judges for a top international song contest to be held in Russia. Since 2011,...

Black Eyed Peas’ Poet loves Lanka

He was once termed as the hardest working music producer and apart from his own music he is also THE man behind the hottest...

Film industry faces liberal winds of change

The film “Let Her Cry,” a tantalizing tale of an extramarital affair between an old professor and his seductive student, might not have been...

Mohombi is going to Lanka

Swedish singer Mohombi, whose tracks ‘Coconut tree’ and ‘In your bed’ are big in Sri Lanka, will be performing in Colombo in September. Mohombi will...