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Also Known As: Melanie Chisholm, Sporty Spice Died:
Born: January 12, 1974 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Whiston, Merseyside, England, GB Profession:

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Immortalized as "Sporty Spice" or "Mel C," Melanie Chisholm was one of the founding members of the Spice Girls, the world's most successful girl group of all time. Championing "Girl Power" and British pride, the Spice Girls scored a No. 1 hit with "Wannabe" on both sides of the pond, as well as the U.K. No. 1 hits "Say You'll Be There," "2 Become 1," and "Spice Up Your Life," among others. One of the most iconic pop cultural phenomenons of the 1990s, the Spice Girls conquered the world with an unprecedented avalanche of endorsements, albums like 1996's Spice and 1997's Spiceworld, and even scored a hit movie, "Spice World" (1997). After parting ways, the group members attempted solo careers, with the giant-voiced Chisholm scoring the U.K. No. 1 hits "Never Be the Same Again" and "I Turn to You" from her 1999 Northern Star album. Starting her own record label, Chisholm continued to write and record acclaimed albums before reuniting with her fellow Spices for a blockbuster reunion world tour, which reaffirmed the band's pop cultural immortality. Nominated for an Olivier for the West End musical "Blood Brothers," Chisholm played Mary Magdalene in the arena tour of Andrew Lloyd Webber's "Jesus Christ...

Immortalized as "Sporty Spice" or "Mel C," Melanie Chisholm was one of the founding members of the Spice Girls, the world's most successful girl group of all time. Championing "Girl Power" and British pride, the Spice Girls scored a No. 1 hit with "Wannabe" on both sides of the pond, as well as the U.K. No. 1 hits "Say You'll Be There," "2 Become 1," and "Spice Up Your Life," among others. One of the most iconic pop cultural phenomenons of the 1990s, the Spice Girls conquered the world with an unprecedented avalanche of endorsements, albums like 1996's Spice and 1997's Spiceworld, and even scored a hit movie, "Spice World" (1997). After parting ways, the group members attempted solo careers, with the giant-voiced Chisholm scoring the U.K. No. 1 hits "Never Be the Same Again" and "I Turn to You" from her 1999 Northern Star album. Starting her own record label, Chisholm continued to write and record acclaimed albums before reuniting with her fellow Spices for a blockbuster reunion world tour, which reaffirmed the band's pop cultural immortality. Nominated for an Olivier for the West End musical "Blood Brothers," Chisholm played Mary Magdalene in the arena tour of Andrew Lloyd Webber's "Jesus Christ Superstar" and released Stages, an album of Broadway covers. An immensely gifted superstar and self-made businesswoman, Melanie Chisholm became a role model and idol to countless fans around the world.

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 Spice World (1997) Spice Girls Band Member/Sporty Spice
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