Yohani (Singer) Age, Height, Family, Boyfriend, Facts, Biography & More

Yohani Diloka de Silva aka Yohani is a Sri Lankan singer, songwriter, rapper, model, YouTuber, music producer, and music composer. She is also popular on TikTok and a businesswoman of musical instruments imports and exports. Yohani began her music career as a YouTuber. Yohani soon gained fame for her rap cover of ‘Deviyange Bare’ and released several covers of her singing and rapping which have gained her the title “Rap Princess” of Sri Lanka. She rose to prominence and achieved global recognition for her cover of “Manike Mage Hithe”. Yohani also became the first Sri Lankan female singer to surpass a total of 3.37 million subscribers on her YouTube channel. This time Yohani sang in Bollywood films. In an interview, Yohani de Silva told that Yohani likes Bollywood songs very much.

The singer has also learned Hindi as Yohani wants to sing Bollywood songs. On the day of expressing that wish, Yohani’s hopes were fulfilled in some days. Yohani recorded the song for the Bollywood movie Shiddat on 29 September 2021 (Wednesday). She gave live performances at the Red Bull Presents concert with the ballad Bathiya N Santhosh and established her position as a musician in the music industry. Yohani is very active on social media and always shares her bold, travel, life events images and video on her Instagram account, where Yohani has 754k followers.

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Early Life

Yohani Diloka De Silva was born and grew up in Colombo, Sri Lanka. She did her schooling at Visakha Vidyalaya, Colombo, Sri Lanka, a country in South Asia. After completing her schooling she went to attend the General Sir John Kotelawala Defence University, Colombo, Sri Lanka, where Yohani completed her two years BSc in Supply Chain and Logistics Management course, and thereafter she went to attend the CQUniversity Rockhampton North, Rockhampton, Australia, where Yohani completed her master’s degree in accounting.

Yohani was very fond of music, and Yohani’s interest in and practice of music began early in life, and it was her mother who recognized her curiosity and inspired Yohani to pursue this passion at an early age. Yohani grew up in a family background surrounded by her parents’ love of music as they often listened to the music of BeeGees, SpiceGirls, AR Rahman, and Elton John. She was also involved in sports as a renowned swimmer and water polo player at Visakha Vidyalaya, which eventually led to her becoming a school colour holder. Her years in the United Kingdom right after school helped broaden her horizons to the world as well as to music.

Age, Biography & Wiki

Age, Biography & Wiki
Real Name Yohani Diloka de Silva
Nickname Yohani
Known As Rap Princess in Sri Lanka
Popular For Singing the cover song ‘Manike Mage Hithe’
Profession Singer, Songwriter, Rapper, Model, YouTuber, Music Producer, Music Composer
Debut YouTube Video-Pehla Nasha/ Penena Nisa, On 30 May 2016 (Monday)
Language Known English, Sinhala, Tamil, & Hindi
Date Of Birth 30 July 1993 (Friday)
Age (as of 2022) 28 Years
Birthplace Colombo, Sri Lanka
Hometown Colombo, Sri Lanka
Nationality Sri Lankan
Religion Buddhism
Star Sign/ Zodiac Sign Leo
Hobbies Singing, Travelling, Listening To Music
Food Habit Non-Vegetarian
Height, Weight & Physical Overview
Height in Centimeters 163 cm
In Meters 1.63 m
In Feet & Inches 5′ 4″
Weight in Kilograms 55 kg
Weight in Pounds 121 lbs
Figure Measurement (approx.) 30-28-32
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Brown
Family & Relatives
Father Prasanna De Silva (Army Officer Posted At The Major General Rank)

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Mother Dinithi De Silva (Former Air Hostess At Sri Lankan Airlines)

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Sister Shavindri De Silva (Studying Medicine In Sri Lanka)

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Brother None
Boyfriend, Affairs, Husband, and Marital Status
Marital Status Unmarried
Affairs/Boyfriends Not Known
Education Qualification School and College
School Visakha Vidyalaya, Colombo, Sri Lanka
College/University General Sir John Kotelawala Defence University, Colombo, Sri Lanka

CQUniversity Rockhampton North, Rockhampton, Australia

Educational Qualification BSc in Supply Chain and Logistics Management

Master’s Degree In Accounting

Favourite Things and Like & Dislike
Food Not Known
Film Not Known
Colour Black, White, Blue, Pink, Red
Sport Cricket
Holiday Destination London, America, Australia
Money Factor
Salary/Earning (approx.) INR 6 – 7 Lakhs/Song
Net Worth (approx.) $1 Million

Physical Attributes

Yohani has a Stunning figure and she is 163 cm tall which is 5 feet 4 inchesShe has a keen interest to maintain her body fitness her weight is 55 kg. Yohani is very health conscious she always takes care of her looks and appearance. She visits the gym regularly and her figure measurement is 30-28-32 she has attractive Brown hair and Brown eyes.

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Family Background, Boyfriend, and Relationship

Yohani Diloka De Silva was born on 30 July 1993 (Friday) in Colombo, Sri Lanka. As of 2022, Yohani is 28 years old and Yohani’s zodiac sign is Leo. Yohani’s father’s name is Prasanna De Silva, who is an Army Officer posted at the Major General rank and Yohani’s mother’s name is Dinithi de Silva, who is a former air hostess at Sri Lankan Airlines. Yohani also has a younger sister named Shavindri De Silva, who is currently studying medicine to pursue her passion as a doctor, but due to their father’s military background, Yohani and her sister Shavindri girls grew up in several places including Colombo District, different Army bases in Sri Lanka.

Talking about Yohani’s love life and marital status, currently, Yohani is unmarried and not dating anyone as Yohani is focusing on her career.

Career

Yohani’s music career took center stage when she returned to Sri Lanka in March 2019. She joined Petah Effect, a record label co-founded by Dilanjan, and had a lot of young talent running the show. Thereafter in February 2020, Prima Kottu Me signed Yohani as their brand ambassador for two years, marking one of their first significant brand endorsements. In the months that followed, Yohani was signed to the single by Red Bull Records, and her first single “Aaye” premiered in August 2020. In an unexpected turn for her fan base, Aaye dove deep into her journey; her experience in the eyes of the industry and the public. In late 2020, Yohani revived the country with her songs. The second such Sitha Dawuna is a collaboration with Chamath Sangeeth due out in September 2020.

Career 2021-Present

The third was a song that turned a wave of emotion through civilians who endured the 30 Years’ War on the island, especially those involving military personnel who fought on the front lines. She garnered the most 200 million views in May 2021 in a YouTube video for the cover song “Manike Mage Hithe”. Yohani had also completed her first Sinhala album which has twelve songs and plans to launch it during a live concert around December 2021. She was also featured in Bigg Boss season 15 where Yohani performed her renowned song “Manike Mage Hithe” with Salman Khan.

Yohani was also featured in the Colors TV quiz show “The Big Picture” where Yohani performed her famous song “Manike Mage Hithe” along with Ranveer Singh. She made her first overseas tour as a music artist in Hyderabad, India in October 2021 to perform in live concerts with her band. It was revealed that she had accidentally knocked her face on a guitar while performing on stage in Hyderabad which resulted in minor injuries to her.

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Discography

Originals

  • “Merry Christmas Baby”, composed by Yohani, sing by Yohani, written by Dilanjan Seneviratne, label Pettah Effect, In the year 2020.
  • “Aaye”, composed by Yohani, sing by Yohani, written by Dilanjan Seneviratne, label Pettah Effect, In the year 2020.
  • “Rawwath Dasin”, composed by Chanuka Mora, sing by Yohani, written by Chanuka Mora, label Theewra, In the year 2020.
  • “Sitha Dawuna”, composed by Chamath Sangeeth, sing by Yohani, written by Dulan ARX, Hiyum, Dilanjan Seneviratne, label Pettah Effect, In the year 2020.
  • “Haal Massa (Viyole Viyole)”, composed by Yohani, sing by Yohani, written by Rajiv Sebastian, Theewra, In the year 2021.
  • “Manike Mage Hithe” (Cover song), composed by Chamath Sangeeth, sing by Yohani, Satheeshan, written by Dulan ARX, label C Music, In the year 2021.
  • “Awidan Yanawa”, composed by Shenal Maddumage, sing by Yohani, Funky Dirt, written by Murshad Huvais, label Athaa Creations, In the year 2021.
  • “Ithin Adare”, composed by Yohani, sing by Yohani, Harinie Weerasinghe, written by Yohani, label Dilanjan Seneviratne, In the year 2021.
  • “Moving On”, composed by Yohani, sing by Yohani, written by Dilanjan Seneviratne, label Pettah Effect & Theewra, In the year 2021.

Bollywood Film

  • Shiddat, Shiddat (Female), sing by Yohani, written & composed by Manan Bhardwaj, In the year 2021.
  • Thank God, Manike Mage Hithe Hindi Remake, sing by Yohani, written by Rashmi Virag, composed by Tanishk Bagchi, In the year 2022.

Contact and Social Media Information

If you are a big fan of Yohani and you want to know more about her so you can follow her on social media platforms such as InstagramFacebook, and Twitter. On social media platforms, you will get the latest photos, videos, and updates about her.

Yohani at Instagram-@yohanimusic

Yohani at Twitter –@yohanimusic at Facebook-@Yohani

Some Unknown Facts About Her

  • Yohani is a Sri Lankan singer, songwriter, rapper, model, YouTuber, music producer, and music composer.
  • During her childhood, she shifted to different cities in Sri Lanka due to her father’s transferable job.
  • She became popular with the release of her rap cover song ‘Deviyan Bare’ in 2018.
  • In an interview, Yohani shared how Yohani thought of becoming a singer, Yohani said “I loved music right from when I was much younger. My mother helped me learn the piano, then I got professional training for it from a couple of teachers. I love guitar too, but I learned it by watching YouTube videos. I’m passionate about music, so it all just came together nicely. I want to live my life with music being a constant accompaniment to it.”
  • A few of her other popular YouTube videos are ‘Dushyanth Weeraman’ (2019), ‘Sulaga Nuba Wage’ (2020), and ‘Haal Massa’ (2021).
  • In 2019, she received the Raigam Telly Award for ‘Mashup Song of the Year’.
  • Yohani has millions of views on her self-titled YouTube channel, and as of October 2022, she has 3.37 million followers on her channel.
  • She was associated with Sri Lankan music writer Dilanjan Seneviratne’s music label ‘Pettah Effect’ in 2020, and under the music label, she has sung songs like ‘Aaye’ and ‘Sitha Dawuna’.
  • Yohani gained rose to fame with her cover song ‘Manike Mage Hithe’ released in 2021 under the music label C Music.
  • Bollywood celebrities such as Amitabh Bachchan, Madhuri Dixit, and Tiger Shroff made Instagram reels on the song ‘Manike Mage Hithe’. Another video of the song that went viral on social media was of an Indigo air hostess.
  • Yohani was honored in 2021 by Dr. Rewant Vikram Singh Director (Swami Vivekananda), Indian Cultural Centre, High Commission of India in Colombo, capital of Sri Lanka.

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More Facts About Her

  • During an interview, Yohani shared how Yohani got an offer to sing the song ‘Manike Mage Hithe’, Yohani told that “It started with a TikTok video. I created the song with just a piano, sitting in front of my phone. It did well, and then – the producer of the song, Chamath Sangeeth of then called me and said, “Do you want to sing the whole song?” We then recorded the song even when the lockdown in Sri Lanka was on. The original song is sung by Satheeshan Rathnayaka and lyrics are penned by Dukan ARX.
  • She then lent her voice for the female version of the title track of the Hindi film ‘Shiddat’ (2021).
  • During an interview, Yohani Diloka De Silva shared her journey as a singer, Yohani said “Music has always been a part of my life since I was small. I used to play the piano when I was small. Singing happened when I was in university. Before that, I played the trumpet and french horn in school and learned to play guitar. I opened my YouTube account soon after I started to sing during my university time, and that’s when I started doing the covers.”
  • Yohani has appeared on the cover page of several Sri Lankan magazines.
  • In 2021, he was signed by Samsung as the brand ambassador of the Samsung Galaxy Z series.
  • Diloka is an avid animal lover and owns a pet dog named Kitty.
  • The singer loves going on adventurous sports and horse riding in her leisure time.
  • In the year 2021, She was invited as a guest in one of the weekend episodes of the television reality show ‘Bigg Boss Season 15’ hosted by Salman Khan.

FAQs

Q-What is Yohani’s age?

A-As of 2022, Yohani is 28 years old, born on 30 July 1993 (Friday).

Q-Why is Yohani famous?

A-Yohani soon gained fame for her rap cover of ‘Deviyange Bare’ and released several covers of her singing and rapping which have gained her the title “Rap Princess” of Sri Lanka. She rose to prominence and achieved global recognition for her cover of “Manike Mage Hithe”. Yohani also became the first Sri Lankan female singer to surpass a total of 3.37 million subscribers on her YouTube channel.

Q-Who is Yohani father?

A-Yohani’s father’s name is Prasanna De Silva, who is an Army Officer posted at the Major General rank.

Q-Is yohani a Malayali?

A-No.

Q-What language is spoken in Sri Lanka?

A-English, Sinhala, Tamil, & Hindi

Q-What is the height of Yohani?

A-She is 163 cm tall which is 5 feet 4 inches.

Q-How tall is Yohani?

A-She is 163 cm tall which is 5 feet 4 inches.

Q-How much tall is Yohani?

A-She is 163 cm tall which is 5 feet 4 inches.

Q-What is the weight of Yohani?

A-55 kg (121 lbs).

Q-What is the figure measurements of Yohani?

A-30-28-32.

Q-What is the hair colour of Yohani?

A-Brown.

Q-What is the eye colour of Yohani?

A-Brown.

Q-What is the age of Yohani?

A-As of 2022, Yohani is 28 years old, born on 30 July 1993 (Friday).

Q-How old is Yohani?

A-As of 2022, Yohani is 28 years old, born on 30 July 1993 (Friday).

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