We catch up with former boy bander Ricky Rebel to find out why if you’re out on a date with him you might end up with a Netflix And Chill night and why Michael Jackson told him to keep away from girls.
Watch: At the moment, “House Of Cards” on Netflix.
Fragrance: Yves Saint Laurent – Homme.
- Clothing Brand(s) :
Uptown: My own costume made clothing by Wayne Fowks & various designers. I’m not a label person. If it works, I wear it.
- Downtown: Topman.
Mytown: In My House? I wear over sized tshirts & underwear.
Favorite Drink: Green Tea. Healthy antioxidants and it kick starts my metabolism.
Favorite Restaurant: Jerk City (Caribbean Flavours) or Original Thai in North Hollywood. I’m on their wall of fame.
Favorite place to go on a first date: Starbucks. Then if I like the person, my second favorite spot is my place, Netflix & chill.
Favorite Travel Destination: Spain. I’ve never been but I hear that it’s beautiful. Also, Japan. Everyone says that I’d do very well in Japan. I’d like to see what that culture is all about.
Favorite Book: The Art of Seduction. Taught me a lot about the rules of seduction.
Three Top Songs On My Playlist:
1. Star (Hector Fonseca & Tommy Love Remix) – Ricky Rebel.
2. WTF (Where They From) – Missy Elliot.
3. Girl on Girl – MightyFools.
Favorite Gadget: My iPhone.
Quote to live by: “Rebel The Darkness, Shine Your Light.” – Ricky Rebel. We must use our love as a catalyst to overcome fear & shine our light onto the world.
Finish this sentence: To stay away from girls because girls break up bands. That was what Michael Jackson told me when I was signed to his label.
The editor and chief of THEGAYUK. All in a previous life wrote and produced songs on multi-platinum records.