about what she considers her most mature and honest album to date, the social media-centric fame game of today, and, yes, why she won't be part of a Spice Girls reunion any time soon. Tell me about your journey writing and recording this album. It just felt like life kept on happening and all of these scenarios kept coming up, and it was really inspiring.
I didn't feel like I was repeating myself because I was just taking my time, so that was really cool.
Melanie C's second album, Reason, hit stores in October 2003.
Melanie C has spoken about falling in love again after her “catastrophic” break-up with her partner of 10 years.
Their song When You're Gone became a huge hit and stayed in the Top 10 for 10 weeks in the UK.
This little solo project was a sign of things to come.
She’s celebrating her seventh solo album, , and she’s Skype-ing with me from London to discuss music, the ‘90s, her personal style, and more.
Early on in our chat, I make the mistake of asking her for her star sign.
She will join Posh Spice’s brood of Brooklyn, Romeo and Cruz, Baby Spice’s Beau Lee Jones, Geri’s Bluebell Madonna and Mel B’s Pheonix Chi and Angel.
Birthdate: January 12, 1975Birthplace: Merseyside, England Real Name: Melanie Jayne Chisholm Everyone knows Sporty Spice was part of the former super group the Spice Girls, but these days she's enjoying a successful solo career as Melanie C.
Mel C sparked rumours she was expecting last week when she wore a floaty dress at a show in Liverpool.
She recently hinted in an interview children might be on the horizon.
Do you ever find yourself reminiscing about better days, maybe circa the turn of the 21st century, when towering platform shoes and "Girl Power" and that cheeky band of British lasses, the Spice Girls, were at the heights of their power?