Melanie C Biography (Wikipedia)
Melanie Jayne Chisholm (born 12 January 1974), professionally known as Melanie C or Mel C, is an English singer, songwriter, activist, entrepreneur, actress and television personality. She is one of the five members of the Spice Girls, in which she was nicknamed Sporty Spice. Since 1996, Chisholm has sold more than 105 million records, including 85 million copies with the group, and 20 million solo albums, singles and collaborations, and has earned over 325 worldwide certifications (included numerous diamonds), including 40 silver, gold and platinum certifications as a solo artist.
Having co-written 11 UK Number 1s, more than any other female artist in chart history, she remains the only female performer to top the charts as a solo artist, as part of a duo, quartet and quintet. With 12 UK Number 1 singles, including the charity single as part of The Justice Collective, she is the second female artist – and the first British female artist – with most singles at number 1 in the United Kingdom, and with a total of 14 songs that have received the number 1 in Britain (including the double A-sides), Chisholm is the female artist with most songs at number 1 in the UK ranking history.[verification needed] Her work has earned her several awards and nominations, including a Guinness Book mention, three World Music Awards, five Brit Awards from 10 nominations, three American Music Awards, four Billboard Music Awards from six nomination, eight Billboard special awards, three MTV Europe Music Awards from seven nominations, one MTV Video Music Awards from two nomination, ten ASCAP awards, one Juno Award from two nominations, and four nominations nomination at the Echo Awards.
- The Melanie C Code: The truth behind the meaning of “Zig-a-zig-ah”https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05w1q75.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p05w1q75.jpg2018-01-25T12:38:00.000ZIt’s been 20 years since the Spice Girls released Wannabe and the meaning behind this seemingly made up word has been the topic of hot debate ever since.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p05w1ltw
The Melanie C Code: The truth behind the meaning of “Zig-a-zig-ah”
- Eight of the boys perform with Melanie Chttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04rx4xc.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04rx4xc.jpg2017-02-04T20:22:34.000ZEight of the boys perform with Melanie C. Kyle, Hercules, Nicky, Danny, Bradley, Huw, Julius and Jason sing for a place in a band.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p04rsds8
Eight of the boys perform with Melanie C
- Could Melanie C be returning to the West End?https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04nslvd.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04nslvd.jpg2017-01-08T14:23:00.000ZMichael Ball sure thinks she should...https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p04nslvt
Could Melanie C be returning to the West End?
- Melanie C Live in Sessionhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04nsldy.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04nsldy.jpg2017-01-08T14:15:00.000ZMelanie C performs in Michael's Musician's Circle for the first time this year...https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p04nslfl
Melanie C Live in Session
- Melanie Chttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04ctscf.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04ctscf.jpg2016-10-22T14:11:00.000ZMelanie C talks to Graham about her brand new album 'Version Of Me'.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p04cts8d
- Melanie C: "Hang on a minute... I'm still a Spice Girl!"https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04bm6k4.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04bm6k4.jpg2016-10-10T14:58:00.000ZThe singer on 20 years of being a Spice Girl and why she doesn't want to join the reunionhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p04bm6lv
Melanie C: "Hang on a minute... I'm still a Spice Girl!"
- Why does Melanie C perform without shoes?!https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04b8cnm.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04b8cnm.jpg2016-10-07T09:02:00.000ZMelanie C lets the guests know why she's performing barefoot in the studio.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p04b8cqr
Why does Melanie C perform without shoes?!
- Melanie C: "It's good old me but the modern, new and improved version!"https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p046zwmr.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p046zwmr.jpg2016-09-06T08:24:00.000ZMelanie C tells Chris about the origins of her latest album and first material in 5 yearshttps://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p046zwp9
Melanie C: "It's good old me but the modern, new and improved version!"
- Melanie C and her mum speak to French and Saundershttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p0171m9c.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p0171m9c.jpg2013-03-29T15:35:00.000ZMelanie C and her mum speak to French and Saunders!https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p0171m9m
Melanie C and her mum speak to French and Saunders
Melanie C Tracks