Lional Ranwala born on 27th November 1939 was a good musician researched on Sri Lankan folk music and a great singer.
He taught music in Aravvala Madya Maha Vidyalaya, Pannipitiya Dharmapala Vidyalaya, Ananda Vidyalaya, Royal College and more Schools for 38 years.
His sons are Chirantha Ranwala and Sahan Ranwala.
He died on 13th November 2002.
Now his fellow singers perform as a group called Ranwala Balakaya.