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with Ivan Alvis
Star Track Album
No sooner he was back from Australia, Sohan had
two local shows to tackle and immediately went into
action - getting things organized for the necessary
However, before making it to Colombo, he spent
ne guy who is never
short of work is two days in Singapore.
Sohan Weerasinghe. The two local shows, as described by Sohan, were
If he is not performing with great. "I'm on cloud nine," he was heard to
I Like It
his band, The X-Periments, say.
one would invariably see him With a heavy workload to
on stage, as a solo artiste, tackle on a regular basis,
wooing audiences in his very Sohan waits for an opportuni-
ty to spend time with his
own, inimitable style.
He is very big (in size as family, and he did just that
well!), and a major drawcard last week.
feat. Pitbull He made use of the Vesak
Down Under; he travels to
Pitbull: Come DJ…that's my DJ… Australia on a regular basis, holidays to take in a vacation,
One love…one love I'm a Miami Boy…you know mainly because the Sri Lankans with his family, in Malaysia
Enrique Iglesias, Pitbull how we play over there find his singing, and
Ya'll know what time it is I'm playing what you wanna Photographs by: Johann
style of presentation, irresistible!
We go set it off tonight, just play. Jayasinha (SNNI)
go What u give me got me good. He was there in Australia, in
April (2010), making his presence
Set the club on fire, just go Now watch me… In action Down Under
Enrique! Holla at them like… felt at two well-attended events - in
It's a different species, get me Sydney and Melbourne.
Enrique: in DC In Melbourne, where Sri
Girl, please excuse me Let's party on the White Lankans generally congregate, the
If I'm coming too strong House lawn Springvale Town Hall was the
But tonight is the night Tiger Woods tired of Jesse venue for "Musical Fiesta,"
We can really let go James which brought into the lime-
My girlfriend is out of town Here goes Pitbull all night
light Sohan and a few other
And I'm all alone long
Your boyfriend is on vaca- Pick up Barack and Michelle acts from Colombo.
tion and let'em that it's on And in Sydney, it was "A
And he doesn't have to know Night with Fusive," featuring
No, oh, oh, oh, oh Pa' fuera! Pa' la calle! Sohan and Mariazelle.
No one can do the things, I'm Dale mamita tirame ese Fusive, by the way, is a
gonna wanna do to you baile! very popular Sri Lankan
No, oh, oh, oh, oh Dale mamita tirame ese band in Sydney, and
Shout aloud, screamin' loud baile! Sohan described
Let me hear you go! Sohan - taking it easy
them as very tal-
I see you watchin me, you see
[Chorus] me watchin' you ented.
Baby, I like it I love the way you move
The way you move on the I like them things you do
Baby, I like it
Seen 'n' Heard
Come on and give me some
Oh, yes, I like it
Don't stop, baby, don't stop,
English HEARD…the changing scene is certain to
open the opportunity doors for those pro-
Screaming like never before
Baby, I like it - I, I, I like it.
Just keep on shaking along
I won't stop, baby, won't stop,
teaching viding entertainment. But…not many seem
to have anything new to offer, and that
could be the precise reason why most
Until you get enough
and nightspots opt for DJ music.
Putting together a new band is one thing,
but one also needs to see something fresh
Girl, please excuse me
If I'm misbehaving, oh
compering and exciting saturating the showbiz scene
Sadly, that's not happening, and so the
I'm trying to keep my hands Baby, I like it! DJs are having a field day.
off The way you move on the dents from Grade 10 upwards.
But you're begging me for floor As there is a dearth of
Round, round, round
Baby I like it!
Come on and give me some
good English Teachers in the
country, Nimal feels that he
Give a low low, low more! can contribute towards this
Let the time, time pass Oh, yes, I like it! area of language with his ! Name: Asanka I. Bandara.
'Cause we're never getting Screaming like never before knowledge of English, which, ! Age: 15.
old Baby, I like it! I, I, I like it! he says, is acceptable, though
No, oh, oh, oh, oh
! Gender: Male.
it is not his native language.
No one can do it better, turn Party, (oh, yes, I like it!) As for compering, the ! Address: 287, Kandy Road, Millawa,
around I'll give you more Karamu, Fiesta, Forever! renowned singer says years Kurunegala.
No, oh, oh, oh, oh Oh, yes I like it! ago he fronted various bands ! Hobbies/Interests: reading
Shout aloud, screamin' loud Party, Karamu, (oh, yes I like as lead their singer, and did a ! If you are keen to make friends with readers
Nimal Jayamanne - talented in many ways
Let me hear you go! it!)Fiesta, Forever! bit of compering as well at var- of "Star Track," hurry and send us your name,
ious functions. As his popular-
imal Jayamanne is known for his age, gender, address, hobbies/interests,
(Repeat Chorus) *Sent by: Kylie (Pretty singing capabilities, and he created a ity grew, he gave up compering to concentrate
Pitbull Girl) of Colombo big impact with the song "Ranpota on his singing. school/occupation, and e-mail address/contact
Thelambuwa" over two decades ago. But, I "Now that I have some extra time to spare, number (if any).
World Singles Chart guess, hardly anyone is aware that Nimal has I've decided to compere again. Really, it was
added English teaching, and compering, to his Clifford Richards who talked me into it."
! Write to: Ivan Alvis, C/o "Star Track," The
Island, 223, Bloemendhal Road, Colombo 13. Or
many talents. Nimal has also a five-piece band, called e-mail your details to: email@example.com
1. OMG - Usher, feat. will.i.am. Catch 22.
2. California Gurls - Katy Perry, feat. Snoop Dogg. Nimal says he now teaches English to stu-
3. Telephone - Lady Gaga, feat. Beyoncé.
4. Hey, Soul Sister - Train.
5. Nothin' On You - B.o.b., feat. Bruno Mars.
6. Break Your Heart - Taio Cruz, feat. Ludacris.
7. Airplanes - B.o.b., feat. Hayley Williams.
unveil new line-up
8. Not Afraid - Eminem.
9. Rude Boy - Rihanna.
10.Alejandro - Lady Gaga.
United World Album Chart Nicole Scherzinger has been
joined by four new members in a
Choreographer, Robin, previously
1. My Worlds (My World+My World 2.0) - Justin Bieber revamped line-up of The Pussycat revealed she was going to complete-
2. Iron Man 2 (Soundtrack) - AC/DC. Dolls. ly overhaul the Pussycat Dolls.
3. The Fame (Monster) - Lady Gaga. Every member of the previous She said: "The brand is about
4. High Violet - The National. incarnation of the girl group - female empowerment. Inside every
5. Need You Now - Lady Antebellum Kimberly Wyatt, Jessica Sutta, woman is a Pussycat Doll waiting to
6. Raymond V Raymond - Usher. Ashley Roberts and Melody get out. There are millions of
7. Sea Of Cowards - The Dead Weather Thornton - has been replaced, women out there who want to know
8. Night Train - Keane. except for lead singer Nicole what it feels like. I want to bring in
9 The E.N.D. - Black Eyed Peas. Scherzinger. new faces."
10.The Remix - Lady Gaga. The band now consists of Nicole, Some of the new members have
Kherington Payne, Rino Nakasone- tasted fame before.
TOTP PopShot Chart Razalan, Vanessa Curry and Jamie
Kherington starred in the remake
of 'Fame' and appeared in an
The new line-up performed their episode of 'Glee', Rino was part of
1. Nothin' On You - B.O.B. and Bruno Mars.
first concert on Friday, May 21st, the dance troupe the Harajuku Girls
2. Ridin Solo - Jason Derülo.
2010, at a private party in Los who toured with Gwen Stefani,
3. Good Times - Roll Deep.
Angeles. while Jamie Lee was a contestant on
4. All Night Long - Alexandra Burke.
Pussycat Dolls founder, Robin Robin's TV show, 'The Pussycat
5. Stereo Love - Edward Maya and Vika Jigulina.
Antin, unveiled a photo of the Dolls Present: Girlicious', which was
6. OMG - Usher and will.i.am.
revamped band on her twitter page, looking for members for a new pop
7. Candy - Aggro Santos and Kimberly Wyatt.
along with a post which read: "Last band, called Girlicious.
8. She Said - Plan B.
Night was perfection! NicoleScherzy The Pussycat Dolls are now
9. She's Always A Woman - Fyfe Dangerfield.
was so incredible, sang her heart preparing to head into the studio to
10.Leeds, Leeds, Leeds (Marching On Together) - Leeds Pussycat Dolls get new line-up
out! & DOLLS, you KILLED IT! record an album.