English pop singer who performed with the Spice Girls under the stage name Scary Spice. She pursued a solo career before the Spice Girls Reunion, her song "I Want You Back" charted at #1. In 2013, she became a judge on America's Got Talent.
She worked as a dancer at a resort hotel. Her first group was called Touch, which regrouped as the Spice Girls.
She had a child with Eddie Murphy in 2008.
Her full name is Melanie Janine Brown. She married Jimmy Gulzar on September 13, 1998; after their divorce in January 2001, she remarried Stephen Belafonte on June 6, 2007. She has three daughters named Angel, Madison and Phoenix.