Nalin Jayawardena biography

Nalin Jayawardena

Singer-songwriter, Musical Artist

1957 –


Who is Nalin Jayawardena?

Nalin Jayawardena is a popular Sri Lankan singer and vocalist. He was the first Sri Lankan singer to release an internet based audio album in Sinhala allowing his fans from around the world to download the album free of charge. This album titled Kanda Paamule was released in 2004. Nalin Jayawardena lives in Perth, Australia.

He has released more than 10 CDs including several tribute CDs for the legendary singer HR Jothipala. Nalin Jayawardena has sang over 100 original songs. These songs were composed in collaboration with talented sinhala lyric writers such as Dr Vicumpriya Perera, Sunil Govinnage, Sriya Kumarasingha and Chrishanthi de fonseka. Musical composition for Nalin's songs were done by popular Sri Lankan musicians including Nimal Mendis, Rohan Jayawardena, Sangeeth Wickramasingha, Ananda Widyasekara and Rukshan Karunanayaka.


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Apr 18, 1957
  • Sri Lanka

on July 23, 2013

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