SMOKIE The Hit Machine and one of Europe’s top live bands is set to take the stage and keep you singing along right through their performance brining back tons of memories and nostalgia for a truly unforgettable evening, arrived in the island this morning (22nd) to perform at a concert scheduled to be held at the Sri Lanka Exhibition and Convention Centre (SLECC) on the 23rd of July (Saturday).
American singer, guitarist and actor TRINI LÓPEZ who was inducted to the International Latin Music Hall of Fame in 2003 and the Las Vegas Walk of Stars in 2008 was also arrived in the island yesterday (21st).
Keeping to its promise of uplifting the quality of entertainment in Sri Lanka, Gold FM a member of Asia Broadcasting Corporation Private Limited (A Rayynor Silva Holding Company) is once again presenting yet another musical experience with world prominent international entertainers.
Gold FM - Sri Lanka’s No.1 English radio station have been mesmerizing the Sri Lankan audiences with world renowned international artistes; Sir Cliff Richard, Leo Sayer, Billy Ocean, Isla Grant, Al Grant, Jon Secada, Daniel O’ Donald and many more.
On the 23rd of July, get ready as GOLD FM prepares for 2 world class Acts. A one of a kind Maestro - TRINI LOPEZ and
The Hit Machine – SMOKIE!
TRINI LÓPEZ is an American singer, guitarist, and actor who was inducted to the International Latin Music Hall of Fame in 2003 and the Las
Vegas Walk of Stars in 2008. He remains one of the best Latin superstars of all time Trini will serenade you with his memorable hits La Bamba, Lemon Tree,
Shame and Scandal, Michael Row the Boat, This Land Is Your Land and more!
One magical evening you don’t want to miss!
"If I Had a Hammer", which reached number one in 36 countries and was a radio favorite for many years. It sold over one million copies, and was awarded a gold disc.
"La Bamba" performed in his own version of the traditional Mexican song scored 13 chart singles through 1968.
His biggest hit "Lemon Tree", recording the most successful version of the song which hit number twenty on the Billboard Hot 100 and number two on the Billboard Middle Road Singles chart.
"I'm Comin' Home, Cindy" and "Sally Was a Good Old Girl" also scored 13 chart singles.
"Michael" and "The Bramble Bush", he racked up 15 hits, including the top-10 singles.
His other major hit include Besame Mucho.
SMOKIE The Hit Machine and one of Europe’s top live bands is set to take the stage and keep you singing along right through their performance brining back tons of memories and nostalgia for a truly unforgettable evening.
"Living Next Door to Alice", their most popular hit single peaked at No. 5 on the UK Singles Chart and, in March 1977, reached No. 25 on the Billboard Hot 100.
"If You Think You Know How to Love Me" became a hit in many European countries, peaking at No. 3 in the UK Singles Chart.
"Don't Play Your Rock 'n' Roll to Me" debuted in the UK Singles Chart on 4 October 1975, reaching #8.
"Lay Back in the Arms of Someone", peaked number one in Europe. And due to its success was always cover by many artists such as Randy Barlow, Juice Newton's and more.
“Oh Carol” – a mega hit in 1978, a certified top 10 hit in the US. Smokie would always perform this track in most of their live performances.
This July on the 23rd, Gold FM gives Sri Lankans the opportunity of witnessing and hearing Trini Lopez as he performs his most Splendorous hits, and while Smokie Serenades you with their chart breaking hits.
For more details, call 0775 888 065 or the GOLD FM Hotline on 11 2346 750.