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Melanie Brown

Musician
Female
Born May 29, 1975

Melanie Janine Brown is an English R&B and pop recording artist, songwriter, dancer, actress, author, television presenter and model. Brown rose to fame when she became a member of British girl group, the Spice Girls, which she was famously known as "Scary Spice" in the group. Brown has been signed to a number of record labels during her career including Virgin Records, Independent record label, Amber Café and her latest record deal EMI Music, which she signed in 2012.… Read More

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Timeline

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CHILDHOOD

1975 Birth Born on May 29, 1975.

TEENAGE

1986 11 Years Old At the suggestion of her then-husband Jimmy Gulzar, Brown covered Cameo's 1986 hit "Word Up" as her next solo release. … Read More

TWENTIES

1995 20 Years Old …  The group began a relationship with Simon Fuller of 19 Entertainment and finally signed with him in March 1995. During the summer of that year the group toured record labels in London and Los Angeles with Fuller and finally signed a deal with Virgin Records in September 1995. From this point on, up to the summer of 1996, the group continued to write and record tracks for their debut album while extensively touring the west coast of the United States, where they had signed a publishing deal with Windswept Pacific. On 7 June 1996, the Spice Girls released their debut single "Wannabe" in the United Kingdom. … Read More
1998 23 Years Old 1 More Event
She also hosted the MOBO Awards on two occasions, in 1998 with Bill Bellamy and in 1999 with Wyclef Jean, and took part in a BBC-funded short film entitled Fish. … Read More
…  Brown's debut album, Hot was released in November 2000, a month before the Spice Girls final album, Forever was released.
2002 27 Years Old In 2002, Brown released her autobiography, Catch A Fire, which reached No. 7 in the official books chart, and saw her touring the UK to promote it with a run of book signings. … Read More
2003 28 Years Old In 2003, Brown made a cameo appearance in the music video Bo Selecta's Proper Crimbo.

THIRTIES

2005 30 Years Old In 2005, she had a leading role in the thriller Telling Lies, released to DVD the following year.
2006 31 Years Old In 2006, Brown became the subject of tabloid stories on the basis of her relationship with Hollywood actor Eddie Murphy. … Read More
In February 2007, Brown began dating long term friend and movie producer Stephen Belafonte.
In April 2009, Brown joined actress and former Dancing With the Stars champion Kelly Monaco as original stars of a Las Vegas revue called Peepshow at the Las Vegas Planet Hollywood Hotel and Casino.
In January 2010, Brown was selected to replace Marissa Jaret Winokur as the new host of Oxygen's weight loss show Dance Your Ass Off.
Brown returned to television in 2011 when she joined the judging panel of the Australian version of The X Factor where she sat alongside, Ronan Keating, Guy Sebastian and Natalie Bassingthwaighte. … Read More
…  Brown has been signed to a number of record labels during her career including Virgin Records, Independent record label, Amber Café and her latest record deal EMI Music, which she signed in judged for X Factor Australia in 2012. … Read More
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