No Birthday Fun For Middle Finger Saluting Mel C

The Sun has a photo of former Spice Girl Mel C giving photographers the finger as she storms off from her own 29th birthday party after bouncers booted out her boyfriend. “They just turfed Thomas into the street,” an onlooker said. “No one knows why. Mel shouted at the door staff but they were not having any of it. She went berserk.”

Mel C Not Impressed With Pop Idol

January 12, 2003 – The Sunday People reports former Spice Girl Mel C thinks Pop Idol stars Gareth Gates and Will Young are terrible. She tells CD:UK, “None of the Pop Idol stuff has not good for music.”

Mel C’s First ‘Reason’ Single Hits Her Website Before Radio

December 4, 2002 – The official site of former Spice Girl Mel C announced the first single from Melanie’s album, ‘Reason’, will be ‘Here It Comes Again’ and is to be released on February 24th. The track will get its first radio play on January 10th but you’ll be able to hear an exclusive preview on her website on January 6th.

Mel C Thought About Quitting Music

November 19, 2002 – Former Spice Girl Mel C tells Radio 1 that she’s ready to make a comeback early next year. “You know, it’s well-publicized that I did go through some quite horrible moments,” she admits. “I was very depressed, and it did cross my mind you know that maybe I should do something else… maybe this isn’t right for me. But that didn’t last very long and there’s nothing else I want to do. So I’m back and I feel great now. I think I was burned out.” Mel’s new album comes out in March of 2003.

Mel C Is Not Interested In Spice Girls Reunion

November 18, 2002 – The Mirror reports Mel C has said the Spice Girls are officially over. “Before you ask me, let me give you the quote. I don’t have any interest in reforming with the other Spice Girls,” she said at the MTV European Music Awards. Mel, 28, is set to release her second album, ‘Reason’, in March 2003.

Mel C Demands No Credit For Holly Valance Tune

November 13, 2002 – The Mirror reports former Spice Girl Mel C was so embarrassed to learn one of her songs (‘Help Me, Help You’) is on Holly’s ‘Footprints’ album she insisted her name be removed from the credits. She passed on having the track, which she co-wrote, on her own album, but was furious when she heard it landed on Holly’s.

“Mel knows Holly has done reasonably well,” a source said. “But she didn’t want to be associated with her at all and asked that her name be removed immediately.”

Mel C Photographed With Boyfriend

Former Spice Girl Mel C, in real life Melanie Chisholm, was photographed on Bond Street shopping with her boyfriend. Sporty Spice has kept him under wraps till now.

Mel C Suffered From Depression In 2000

November 10, 2002 – The Sunday Mirror reports former Spice Girl Mel C admitted to suffering from depression in 2000. The 28-year-old Sporty Spice says the illness was exacerbated by an eating disorder which affected her self-esteem and landed her in a cycle of starving and binge eating. “I have been depressed and I want to stand up and say, ‘I was suffering from depression but it’s all right to be depressed’. I try to be as open as I can, because I understand I am in a special position.”

Mel C Called To Testify Against Her Stalker

April 12, 2002 – A judge has called for Spice Girl Mel C to testify over allegations she was stalked by a Dutch man. The man not only sent her pornographic pictures, videos and insulting messages, but letters containing blood and sperm, car components and the contents of a vacuum cleaner.

Mel C Freak Fan Arrested For Threatening Letter

October 12, 2001 – According to, a man has been arrested in the Netherlands in connection with the death threats received last week by Sporty Spice Mel Chisholm. Mel C had been under 24-hour police protection after receiving sexually explicit threats mailed to her by tape, one of which stated “This is the day we’re both going to die.”

A spokesman for the Spice Girl said, “It’s been a very worrying time, but she can’t praise the police enough.”