Singin' in the Rain - with Geri Halliwell
Geri Halliwell performed a one-off POP-up performance in hit West End Musical Singin' in the Rain as part of BBC Children in Need's POP Goes the Musical
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One of the original architects of Girl Power, Geri Halliwell, took to the stage to sing and dance in 'Singin' in the Rain' for BBC Children in Need's POP Goes The Musical 2012.
Just imagine - for one night I get to perform in this classic musical!Geri Halliwell
Geri is of course part of the global pop phenomenon that brought a little big of Zig-a-Zig-Ah into everyone's lives in the late 1990s, the Spice Girls. As Ginger Spice, Geri and her bandmates became one of the most successful British pop groups of all time, with their first single 'Wannabe' hitting the No.1 spot in no less than 31 countries and became the biggest-selling debut single of all time.
Geri left the Spice Girls in 1998, and the following year launched her own solo career. Number 1 solo hits included "Mi Chico Latino", "Bag it Up" and her cover of "It's Raining Men".
The Spice Girls most recently reformed when Geri and her four bandmates performed at the Closing Ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games.