‘Vernon was a great Broadcaster, we looked up to Vernon Corea,’ said Australian star Des Kelly recently on ‘Music We Grew Up With,’ fronted by top Sri Lankan broadcasters Nihal Bhareti and Sunil Simon. Desmond Kelly spoke highly about Vernon Corea and Radio Ceylon. He said ‘Radio Ceylon is where I started,’ he paid tribute to Vernon Corea who help him climb the ladder of fame.
Jude Goonewardene, admin of the Radio Ceylon Facebook Group had organised for Des Kelly to be interviewed on ‘Music We Grew Up With’ on Radio Sri Lanka.
Listen to Des Kelly on ‘Music We Grew Up With,’ on Radio Sri Lanka on Sound Cloud –