Babamania are a Japanese alternative rock band that formed in 1992. They are known for their unique mixture of mellowalternative and various rap
bits thrown in by dual vocalists Genki and Mari. To overseas listeners, they are probably also best known fortheir song "Wanna Rock", which was
featured in the video game FIFA Football 2004, along with other well known bands, such asRadiohead, Lostprophets and The Stone Roses. In 2006,
the group seemed to have entered a hiatus, but in 2011, the groupseemed to have had a slight reunion. The group still have not released any material
since 2006's "Zero Gravity Disco".