Sri Lankan singer that has won eight Presidential Honours for Best Vocalist and it is often in comparison to popular singer Pandith Amaradewa. She received a poetry competition when she was more youthful and sang “Budu Sadu” on Radio Ceylon. She collaborated with Pandit W. D. Amaradewa for the Srawana Aradhana concert in 1971. She wedded Suneth Gokula plus they experienced two children. She actually is a soulful vocalist like Erykah Badu.