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||May 29, 1975
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||Leeds, West Yorkshire, England, GB
RATE AND COMMENT
Began professional music career by joining band Touch
Formed pop group The Spice Girls along with Victoria Beckham, Emma Bunton, Melanie Chisholm, and Geri Halliwell
Released debut solo album <i>Hot</i>
Cast in featured role on BBC drama "Burn It"
Played role of exotic dancer Mimi in award-winning musical "Rent" on Broadway
Released second album <i>L.A. State Of Mind</i>
Starred alongside bandmates in "Spice World"
Competed on ABC's "Dancing with the Stars" with professional partner Maksim Chmerkovskiy; finished second place
Replaced Marissa Jaret Winokur as host of Oxygen's weight loss show "Dance Your Ass Off"
Announced as judge on "America's Got Talent" (NBC)
Reunited with the Spice Girls for Olympic Games opening ceremony performance in London, England
Group released debut album <i>Spice</i>, featuring hit single "Wannabe"
Embarked on Spice Girls reunion tour
Starred on short-lived reality series "Mel B: It's a Scary World" (Style)