Magage Samson Fernando, most famous as M. S. Fernando (died April 9, 1994) was a Sri Lankan baila singer. He is heralded a major player in the development of baila music and was widely popular among Sri Lankan audiences commonly referred to as the “Bayila Chakrawarthi” (baila emperor).
Born: March 4, 1936, Moratuwa
Died: April 9, 1994
Children: Susil Fernando, Shantha Fernando, Sujeewaa Fernando, Sarath Fernando, Sunimala Fernando, Sujithaa Fernando.