The Sun has a publicity photo, since removed, of former Spice Girl Emma Bunton laying on a bed in nothing but a pair of panties, as she prepares for a second stab at a solo career since being dropped by record label Virgin last year. Emma is showcasing some of her new material at a special charity gig for Nordoff-Robbins music therapy centers on May 14th.
Baby Spice Gets A Digital Makeover
April 13, 2003 – The Sunday People reports former Spice Girl Emma Bunton’s attempts to re-launch her singing career are being assisted by computer-doctored photos smoothing out the lumps and bumps and making her look far more sexy than nature ever intended.
Emma Bunton’s New Song ‘Free Me’
April 5, 2003 – Contributed anonymously:
Thatsmyjam.cjb.net has an MP3 up of former Spice Girl Emma Bunton’s new single entitled ‘Free Me’. The song financed by her manager, Simon Fuller, is what the former Baby Spice hopes will get her back on the top of the charts.
Baby Spice Goes It Alone
April 3, 2003 – The Sun reports former Spice Girl Emma Bunton is releasing her new single ‘Free Me’ without a record label. The release is being financed by 19, headed by her old flame Simon Fuller. “None of the Spice Girls have had the kind of success they enjoyed when they were in the band,” a source close to Baby Spice explained. “The industry sees them as too much of a risk and, in the current climate of cutbacks, no one is prepared to spend big money.”
Baby Spice Rushes Home To Console Mother
March 23, 2003 – The Sunday People reports former Spice Girl Emma Bunton had to rush back from a top video shoot in Rio de Janeiro to console her mother Pauline. She’d got a bad dose of food poisoning apparently.
Emma Bunton May Go It Alone
March 18, 2003 – The Sun reports former Spice Girl Emma Bunton has been in Rio filming the video for her next single, ‘Free Me’, even though she hasn’t got a record deal. An insider said, “They have a lot of confidence in Emma and are prepared to go it alone if she doesn’t get the deal she wants.”