Full name - Oritsé Williams
Born - West London 27th November
Star sign - Sagittarius
Eye colour - Hazel
Pets - I had a gerbil when I was 11 years old
Any brothers & sisters? - 2 brothers & 1 sister
Any tattoos? - Not yet
What was your nickname at school? - Glitzy Ritzy & Music Boy
Top 10 lists:
Top 10 favorite songs/artists - Tina Turner, Stevie Wonder, Prince, Michael Jackson, Lenny Kravitz, Usher, Musiq Soulchild, Aretha Franklin, India Arie & John Legend
Top 10 favourite films - The Lion King, Pursuit of happiness, Sister Act, The Temptations, Shawshank redemption, You got served, Notorious, X-Men, Ray, Dream Girls, Alfie
Top 10 favourite books - Animal Farm, Metaphysical Poets, Beano magazine, JLS - our story so far, U2 by U2, Buddhism - Day by Day, "I like loadsa cartoon comics" haha
Firsts, bests & worsts:
First concert/gig - Musiq Soulchild
Best concert/gig - Tina Turner
First album bought? - Sisqo "Unleash the Dragon"
First (or worst) job - washing dirty dishes in a restaurant kitchen.
Your first kiss or crush? - Mariah Carey
Favourite Colour - Red
Favourite food - Nandos
Favourite sport (to watch or to play) - table tennis "ask Marvin about that, he’ll let you know our match score to date"
Favourite shop/designer/item of clothing? - Camden Market
What’s on your iPod? - Lauryn Hill - The Miseducation Of Lauryn Hill
What is your ideal weekend? - a weekend in the Caribbean
Your favourite holiday destination? - Caribbean
Ideal date? (where, and who?) - I’d love to go on a date with Rihanna to Disney Land (I’ve never been before)
Who are your heroes? - My Mum, my brothers , my sister, my late Grandma, my whole family, my neighbors, Will Smith, Martin Luther, Michael Jackson, James Brown, Stevie Wonder, Boys2Men, The Temptations, Otis Williams(founding member of the temptations), Berry Gordy, Smokey Robinson, babyface, President Ikeda, President Obama, all the people that contribute to our world in positive ways.
What makes you laugh? - Will Smith cracks me up!!! he’s hilarious…but otherwise Family Guy boxset will have you in tears haha
Some more insight:
Do you play any instruments? - a little guitar
How would you describe your personal style? - sexy, cool, retro, different, unique, Oritse.
If you were an animal, what would you be? - Eagle
Tell us one secret about you or a fellow band mate - JB needs minimal 8 hours sleep
What is your biggest ambition for the future? - for JLS to become the biggest band in the world!
What are you most scared of/phobia? - Most scared of vertical theme park rides lol.
What is your favourite thing about JLSters? - Fave thing about JLSters is their enthusiasm and creativity.
What do you do on days off/lazy days? - On my lazy days i cosey up in my bed and watch DVD’s
What’s the best thing about being a member of JLS? - Best thing about being in JLS is definitely doing what I love every single day whether it be performing, songwriting or meeting fans x
What is your favourite quote? - My fave quote is “Victory after Victory”.
Most prized possession/most treasured item? - My most treasured item is definitely my 2 brit awards.
Most embarrassing moment? - Most embarrassing moment is a barmaid slipping and spilling a tray of drinks over me at the lil Wayne party.
I was drenched lol.
What colour is your bedroom? - My bedroom is painted red and gold.
What do you look for in a girl? - In a girl I look for lots of personality, pretty eyes and a cute smile.
What is your shoe size? - My shoesize is 9.5
Three things you would take to a desert island? - 3 things to a desert island would be my Ipad, a compass and my trilby.
Fave/worst subject in school? - My favourite subject in school was poetry as thats where I started songwriting. My worst subject was maths, jus couldnt get my head around the numbers.
What would you wish for if you had one wish? - If I had one wish it would be for my mum to get better.
How would you impress a girl? - I would impress a girl by serenading her. I would take her hand and sing an Usher slowjam.