The first invitation came to Sampath from Mr. Hector Dias of The Marians Band to do lyrics for some of the songs for the audio album Raathriya . Enna madanaley and Audura Galayana were big hits back in the year 2005.
From then onwards he has written so many other songs for various popular artists. Just to mention, he commenced Working together with his friend Chathurangana De Silva a professional Music Composer & Director, right after schooling when he was invited to write his first lyrics to professional popular Artists. He was lime lighted as a professional Lyrics writer, when he was invited by Mr. Nalin Perera to write lyrics for the Audio CD Bambarindu . The Song titled Sandaluthale was a hit. His next hits were Neelanuwan & Diwyanganawee sung by Popular Artist Prasanga Tissera of the Sanidapa Band.
We all will notice that he writes simple, catchy and very much melody rhyming lyrics for every song he is vested to write always. He has also worked with so many other composers namely, Iraj, Bathiya Santhush, Romesh Sugathipala and Roshan Fernando to name a few. He did write lyrics for a melody of Roshan Fernando Chandani Hinehuna which is sung by Rose Alagiyawanna which is popular recently.
Mata heenayak wela sung by Damith Asanka to the melody of Amila Dilhan and the music Composed and tracks done by Chathurangana De Silva is the latest huge hit where the lyrics were written by Sampath. Hitha wawanneyma ne sung by Bathiya & Santhush, Meewitha Piruna sung by Dinesh Tharanga were also very popular recently.
He also got the opportunity to write lyrics of a song for a Teledrama called Ran samanalayo – Thurul wenna asayi handawey in the year 2011, where Music was done by Bathiya & Santhush. This song was also a hit.
All of you who wish to work with Sampath as a Lyrics writer may contact him through e mail firstname.lastname@example.org mobile +94 77 7632341.