Yohani Diloka de Silva, well known as Yohini was born on 30th July 1993. She is a famous Sri Lankan singer, songwriter, rapper, music producer and YouTuber. She is very famous on TikTok, Youtube, and Instagram.
Manike Mage Hithe Viral in India
At the beginning of September 2021, as Yohani’s cover of ‘Manike Mage Hithe’ went viral in India on Instagram reels, then the Sri Lankan singer and Musician expressed a desire to tour India and interact with not just Indian fans but artists too.
Satheeshan Rathnayaka originally performed, ‘Manike Mage Hithe’ is a Sinhalese ballad sung by a man to a woman, to admire his beauty and his action towards her.
Yohani’s soprano way of singing and gazing into the camera while performing give it a simple teen-pop vibe that caught the eyes of millions. She has received shout-outs from Megastar Amitabh Bachchan and Sri Lankan cricketer Sanath Jayasuriya which makes her more than happy. She became the first Sri Lankan female singer to cross a total of 2.8 million subscribers on YouTube.
In 2019, when she returned to Sri Lanka, Yohani’s music career took center stage. After she joined Pettah effect, a record label that was co-founded by Dilanjan.
In Pettah, so many young minds were already working. Prima Kottu Mee signed Yohani in Feb 2020, as their Brand Ambassador for two years. It was one of her first-ever significant brand endorsements.
Following it she got signed by Red Bull records for singles. In August 2020 her debut single ‘Aaye’ was premiered and made her famous and all known in the music industry as well. She kept entertaining and giving good singles throughout 2020.
In May 2021, ‘Manika Manga Hithe’ crossed 135 million plays on youtube and she became a viral and social media sensation.
Yohani Personal Life
In Colombo, Sri Lanka youtube sensation Yohani was born on 30 July 1993. Her father Major General Prasanna de Silva is a former Army officer and her mother Dinithi de S is a former air hostess at Sri Lankan Airlines. She had a younger sibling who is doing medicine.
Yohani started practice in music at a very early stage of life. Her mother identified her interest in music and prompted her to pursue this passion at a very young age.
She is also good at sports and is a swimmer too. Her early life in the United Kingdom really helped her to groom herself and her music and interests.
She had completed her study by doing a master’s in accounting from Australia.
Yohani In Bollywood
Yohani is also busy with her Bollywood projects. She just finished recording the female version of the title track for Kunal Deshmukh’s Shiddat that is now streaming on Hotstar. In an interview she said, it wasn’t easy to sing Hindi songs as her pronunciation is a bit off and she needs to work on it.
Yohani will be seen on Bigg Boss 15 stage along with host Salman Khan, another Srilankan beauty after Jacqueline Fernandez, receiving so much love:
Suniye @yohanimusic ki madhur awaaz me unka viral gaana #MagaHithe sirf BB ke jungle me tonight at 9:30 PM on #Colors.
Catch it before TV on @VootSelect.#BB15 #BiggBoss15 #WeekendKaVaar@beingsalmankhan @tresemmeindia @LotusHerbals @justvoot pic.twitter.com/WTGpZoviYk
— Bigg Boss (@BiggBoss) October 9, 2021