We're very different speaking to our friends than to our boss, or when we're in school with a teacher. So we used to get a bit rock n' roll, and I would swing my hair around -- I had long hair, but the pony was a piece. I realized quickly that I didn't really like that part of fame. You and Posh aren't part of the buzzed-about albeit mysterious Spice Girls reunion. And Victoria had already bowed out, which we all completely understand. When we first sat down, one of the first things we said was everyone has to be happy and comfortable. I remember you talking openly about suffering from mental health issues during that chaotic time.We are this person, but there's so many versions of us. I forget where we were, but I think it was in Europe. I didn't like being shot by paparazzi or people writing about me. It can raise your profile, it can make you more successful in whatever you do. Of course, if I'd been up to some scandalous behavior, which of course I do on the weekend, then maybe I'd be in the press. But the mundane, daily, "Oh, she's just wearing some type of pants." I don't get that that much. But the four of us, we had fun chatting, and we thought maybe we could do something. Today, we're all parents, we all have lives and partners and careers and everything. I think what happened to us was so unique and it was so amazing, but there's loads of repercussions that come with it. I think it was just my life experience being a bizarre one. I've learned a lot from that and I've learned how to take care of myself now.And while the Fab Female Five may have dissolved in 2000, she has remained on the pop music grind, emerging as a bonafide solo superstar with her debut LP, later this month.In anticipation of her imminent return, we spoke to Mel C. And, for the first time, the album wasn't my only focus. It's album time" with back-to-back writing sessions. And actually, I think it's really benefited the record because I never got stale, you know?Their song When You're Gone became a huge hit and stayed in the Top 10 for 10 weeks in the UK.This little solo project was a sign of things to come.
Armed with a gilded tooth, tearaway trackies and power pop pipes, Mel C, better known as Sporty Spice, was an integral part of the iconic group.
The former Spice Girl, 42, who split from Thomas Starr in 2012, said she had enjoyed single life but was ready to settle down with her new boyfriend.
Announcing five tour dates for next year, she told the Standard: “There has been lots going on in the personal front. “But I reconnected with all my girlfriends and that was lovely.
Melanie C's trademark style is sporty so that's why she got the name Sporty Spice.
Melanie C always wears In 1998 Melanie C sang a duet with Canadian rocker Bryan Adams.