One of the founding members of the Spice Girls, she also had success as a solo artist with her album A Girl Like Me.
She appeared as a prostitute on the BBC drama series To Play the King. She has also appeared in British government PSAs for fire safety.
Her nickname in the Spice Girls was Baby Spice because she was the youngest member of the group.
She started dating Jade Jones in the late 1990s and they have two children together. They got engaged in 2011.