Born on 3rd of August 1943 as Vithana Kuruppu Arachchilage Clarence Arthur Somasinghe Wijewardena known as Clarence Wijewardena he was a talented Electric Guitar player.
His home town was Haputhale. He migrated to Rathnapura and became a musician. Got wedded to Sheela and was the father of Amila Priyadarshani.
Performing high in the field of music of Sri Lanka, Clarance Wijewardena departed on 13th of December 1996.