Sri Lankan singer known for his work in the power metal genre with bands like Firewind and Power Quest. His first solo album, Photographic Breath, was released in 2012.
He learned guitar and bass as a teenager before focusing on singing, joining the band Shock in the mid-80's.
He contributed to Raise Your Voice, a book on vocal techniques by Jamie Vendera.
Both of his parents, Chitra and P.L.A. Somapala, are famous singers.
He and Gus G. have both performed with Firewind.