Ranidu’s ‘Bailatronic’ featured on Billboard

It’s not every day that a Sri Lankan musician gets featured in the international media. But when you get featured on Billboard, the world’s...

Julian Simonsz here for ‘One Night Only’

Of Sri Lankan heritage, Melbourne based Julian Simonsz, made waves with his show stopping blind audition on The Voice Australia 2014. After being dubbed...

Ashanthi nominated for Bite My Music award

Sri Lankan singer/songwriter Ashanthi has been nominated in two categories at the Bite My Music global awards. Ashanthi has been nominated in the BEST POP...

The Revelations and The Children’s Heart Project unite for Hearts in Concert

A stripped back, bare essentials entertainment act, while being a risky endeavor, is hard to come by today. Yet, Sri Lanka’s number one, male choral...

Kingsley, Ratnam nominated at Madrid festival

Hollywood actor Sir Ben Kingsley and Sri Lankan movie Director Chandran Rutnam have been nominated at the Madrid International Film Festival for the film...

Cinnamon Life’s Colombo Music Festival 2018 – If you missed it, you’d be sorry!

Sri Lanka witnessed the biggest music festival yet when Cinnamon Life hosted the Colombo Music Festival 2018 together with Shaggy, Maxi Priest, Diana King...

Building bridges with her music

By Ashanthi Warunasuriya Her music has not only taken her to the top of the music industry in Bangladesh but it also saw Sri Lanka...

Cranberries singer Dolores O’Riordan dies

The Cranberries lead singer Dolores O'Riordan has died suddenly at the age of 46, her publicist has confirmed. The Irish musician, originally from Limerick, led...

Sircar’s “Madras Cafe” recreates Sri Lanka war

Filmmaker Shoojit Sircar wowed Bollywood moviegoers in 2012 with a light-hearted take on infertility and sperm donation. This year, he hopes to repeat the...

An ‘evolution’ of music

“Evolution” a mixed choir consisting of 27 choristers from the Western Department of the University of the Visual and Performing Arts Directed by Natalie...

Damian begins a new chapter

By Dinesha Senaratne   When Damian stepped up with his friends to perform at a private party at the age of 15 he never imagined where...

President slams Enrique’s Colombo concert

President Maithripala Sirisena today slammed the organizers of the Enrique Iglesias concert staged in Colombo saying it had a negative impact on local culture...

Tantrum launches ‘Rebellion’

Tantrum gears up for the much anticipated launch of their album Rebellion on 22 September from 7p.m. at the British School Auditorium. As the band...

Growing Pains star Alan Thicke has died

Alan Thicke, who played the head of the Seaver family on the popular ABC sitcom Growing Pains, has died, his publicist confirmed to The Hollywood Reporter....

Deadpool tops North American box office

"Deadpool" easily won the battle for heaven and earth at the North American box office in its second outing, earning a sizeable $55 million...

Broadway comes to Sri Lanka with the Sound of Music

The hills will come alive this February, as Cinnamon Life in partnership with Broadway Asia International introduces Broadway theatre to Sri Lanka with the...

Pop superstar George Michael dies at 53

Singer George Michael has died at the age of 53, his publicist has said. The star, who launched his career with Wham! in the 1980s...

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...

Frederick signed on for Hollywood film

Frederick James Koch, born to Sri Lankan parents, has been signed on for the Hollywood film 'NIGHTWALK'. The film Starring Eric Roberts (Julie Roberts' brother)...

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...