Elton John Crustacean

A Crustacean Named After Elton John

So the other day, the world of underwater biology discovered a new shrimp-like creature in the reefs of Indonesia. And they named the crustacean L. eltoni in honour of Elton John. Wait. What? According to NBC News: “I named the species in honor of Sir Elton John because I have listened to his music in my lab during my […]

Red's Ridiculous

RED’s Ridiculous – Edition Two

Welcome to the second edition of RED’s Ridiculous, where we at RED 107.8 search for, select and showcase some of the most ridiculous news from around the world. Even the Cambodian PM Can’t Make Friends on Facebook It turns out even the Cambodian Prime Minister, Hun Sen, has a difficult time making friends on Facebook. He’s been […]

Wasabi Challenge

The Wasabi Challenge

So the Trending RED crew (Big Ralph, Andrew and Jude) decided to take on the Wasabi Challenge! Check out their hilarious video!  

Red's Ridiculous

RED’s Ridiculous – Edition One

Welcome to the first edition of RED’s Ridiculous, where we at RED 107.8 search for, select and showcase some of the most ridiculous news from around the world. Let’s begin then, shall we? Man Speeds to Poop, But Ends Up Pooping in the Wrong Car An unfortunate man who was racing home to desperately answer the call of […]

The Red Second - Animal Gifs

The RED Second – Our Favourite Animal GIFs

Animals do the darndest things! 1) “Maybe if I adjust myself I can eat better” via GIPHY   2) I think the dog’s been spending too much time with your older brother via GIPHY   3) “Stop being so limey! GOSH!” via GIPHY   4) “Quit looking at me like that!” via GIPHY   5) […]

Kelloggs Cereal on a Shelf

Is There Pee in My Cereal!?

Turns out, a video surfaced on the internet last week of a disgruntled Kellogg’s employee peeing on the production line! Kellogg’s initial investigation revealed that the video was shot in 2014! So if you’ve ever wondered, at any point over the last year, why your cereal was soggier than usual, well, now you know. Kellog’s […]

Captain America Civil War Poster

Captain America : Civil War Trailer!

The Captain America : Civil War trailer is out and it’s incredible! There’s even a special surprise at the end.     Well? What’d you think!?

RED 107.8 Celebrating Women's Day

Celebrating International Women’s Day

RED 107.8 would like to wish all it’s loyal female fans a very happy international women’s day. Recognizing the contribution by women to the world of music and entertainment, here are a few of our favourite songs by iconic female artists. Cyndi Lauper – Time After Time TLC – No Scrubs Adele – Someone Like […]

RED 107.8 Kanye Job Offer Slider

Kanye, We’ve Got a Job For You!

RED 107.8 would like to proudly announce its official offer of employment to Kanye Omari West, in recognition of his potential, prowess, competencies, and…as a solution for his financial difficulty.   Job Offer for Kanye – RED 107.8

The Oscars

88th Academy Award Results

Here’s the complete list of winners at the 88th Academy Awards (2016) Best Original Screenplay Spotlight Bridge of Spies Ex Machina Inside Out Straight Outta Compton Best Adapted Screenplay The Big Short Brooklyn Carol The Martian Room Best Supporting Actress Alicia Vikander, The Danish Girl Jennifer Jason Leigh, The Hateful Eight Rooney Mara, Carol Rachel […]

RED 107.8 Red Hot Dance Party

Red Hot Dance Party!

Tune in to RED 107.8 today to win invites for the Red Hot Dance Party at R&B on the 26th of February (Friday) from 9 PM!   You’ll get to experience RED’s very own Tareeq, Suresh De and Alex Kay in action, as well as your favourite R&B DJs.   We’ll be playing the best […]

RED 107.8 Spice Girls

Remember the Spice Girls?

Guess what!? Today (23rd February) in 1997 the Spice Girls hit the top spot on the Billboard Hot 100! The Spice Girls were the pop culture icons of the 1990s and were considered the most widely recognized group since the Beatles! Anyone still praying for a reunion?

RED 107.8 Colombo Fashion Week - Meet the Designers with RED 107.8

Meet the Designers of CFW

Meet the Designers of Colombo Fashion Week Exclusively on RED 107.8   Amilani Perera Charini Suriyage Dimuthu Sahabandu Heshan De Silva Indi Kasun Gunawardane Ramona Oshini Shanika Samarakkody Sonali Dharmawardena  

Congratulating our SAG Winners!

Sri Lanka performed exceptionally at the South Asian Games this year (2016) winning 25 gold medals, 63 silver medals and 98 bronze medals. Of particular note Matthew Abeysinghe and Kimiko Raheem won 12 and 5 gold medals respectively for swimming. Mathew’s tally broke Julian Boling’s long-standing record (7 gold medals in 1999) of the highest […]

Jimmy Kimmel Grammy Mean Tweets

Jimmy Kimmel’s Grammy Night ‘Mean Tweets’

It wouldn’t be Grammys night without a few well-timed insults from Twitter for some of the awards show’s biggest stars. In Jimmy Kimmel Live!’s latest “Mean Tweets” video, released Monday night, Ed Sheeran, Lionel Richie, Little Big Town, Demi Lovato, Mumford & Sons, Kelly Clarkson, Meghan Trainor and One Direction read aloud what Twitter really […]

Worst Pickup Lines Ever

The Worst Ever Song Lyric Pickup Lines

As our gift to you this Valentine’s Day, we’ll be pointing out some examples and shaking our heads all the while. From the corny to the misogynistic, here are 20 of the worst pickup lines in otherwise perfectly lovely songs that have us side-eyeing for days. ‘Hey Ma’ by Cam’ron ft. Juelz Santana The Line: […]

Taylor Swift at the Grammys

Taylor fires back at Kanye at the Grammys

Taylor Swift won a lot of awards at the 2016 Grammys on Monday, Feb. 15, but we have a feeling her win for Album Of The Year is the one she’s most proud of. And it was also the award she shoved in Kanye West‘s face, when she finally fired back at him after dissing […]