The Questionnaire: Jas Mann
Jas Mann, 24, was born in Britain to Sikh parents. He went to live in India when he was three, returning to the UK as an adolescent. Two years ago, he signed a recording contract with EMI as Babylon Zoo and, in January, released Spaceman, which became the fastest-selling British debut single. He recently released another single, Animal Army, from his album The Boy With the X-Ray Eyes.

What is your idea of perfect happiness?
Being asked to man the first flight into the future.

What is your greatest fear?
Developing a split personality.

With which historical figure do you most identify?
Edgar Rice Burroughs.

Which living person do you most admire?
David Lynch - his films deal with the common man.

What is the trait you most deplore in yourself?
Self-analysis.

What is the trait you most deplore in others?
Health faddism.

What makes you depressed?
Zoos.

What do you most dislike about your appearance?
Nose - soon to be corrected.

What is your most unappealing habit?
Having an attention span of less than five seconds.

What vehicle do you own?
A Sinclair C5.

What is your favourite fantasy?
Honeymoon in space.

What is your favourite word?
Intergalactic.

What is your favourite journey?
Delhi to Shimla (along the River Ganges).

Where would you like to live?
HG Wells's brain.

Should the Royal Family be scrapped?
No, they're the greatest British source of entertainment since Fawlty Towers.

For what cause would you die?
Elimination of racism.

Do you believe in monogamy?
No.

What or who is the greatest love of your life?
My Marvel comic collection.

What is your most embarrassing moment?
Playing in front of 3,000 Austrians and shouting 'Hello, Norway!'

What is your greatest regret?
Buying a Sinclair C5.

How often do you have sex?
Twice a day.

What single thing would improve the quality of your life?
More sex.

What keeps you awake at night?
Thinking about sex.

How would you like to die?
While having sex.

How would you like to be remembered?
The greatest interplanetarian.

What is the most important lesson life has taught you?
Brain power is often dependent on the influences of our glands.

25 May 1996: The Guardian - Page 65 - (336 words)
By ROSANNA GREENSTREET

This article was submitted to Babylon Zoo Online by accadia. Thanks!

 
Other Information
Jas, fully named 'Jasbinder', was born in Dudley in the West Midlands on the 24th day of April 1971

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