Melanie Janine Brown is a popular British former pop star of the ‘Spice Girls’ pop group. Apart from being a famous pop star, Mel B is an excellent actress, singer, dancer, and television anchor as well. Mel B made his first debut single ‘I Want You’ back in 1998 with Missy Eliot and it was her one of the best-selling hit of all time in her career. Today we will discuss about Mel Brown net worth, career, award and achievements, personal life etc in this article.
Mel B Biography
Melanie Janine Brown was born on 29 May 1975 in Harehills, West Yorkshire, England. Currently, Melanie Brown lives in Los Angeles, California, US. She was born in a mixed cultural background as her mother Andrea is born English and on the other hand, her father Martin Brown belongs from the Caribbean Island of Nevis. She did her schooling from Intake High School in Leeds and opted for performing arts as her subject there. She has one younger sister named as Danielle Brown.
Mel Brown first dated a businessman Fjolnir Thorgeirsson from the year 1996 to 1997. Later to that, Brown got into a relationship with a Dutch dancer Jimmy Gulzar and they got hitched in 1998 and got divorced in 2000. They have a daughter to this marriage named Phoenix Chi Gulzar. After that, she then got into a relationship in 2000 with the actor Max Beesley. In 2006, she got into a relationship with the film producer Christine Crokos and was tagged as ‘Lesbian’ by the people. The two broke up in 2006. She also dated the famous actor Eddie Murphy back in 2006 and they have a daughter together named Angel Iris Murphy Brown. Again, in 2007 she got hitched to the film producer Stephen Belafonte. But the marriage broke down and the couple got separated in 2016.
Mel Brown started his career debut from a pop group named ‘Spice Girls’ along with Geri Halliwell, Victoria Beckham, Emma Bunton, and Melanie Chisholm in 1994 and it made her legendary after the enormous success of the band. The band sold copies over 55 million records worldwide with huge achievements and honor. The group eventually signed with ‘Virgin Records’ in 1995 to have their own label. At the same year, they launched their debut single ‘Wannabe’. This single got blockbuster hit for the female singers worldwide. Soon after their grand success, they decided to launch their first album and named it as ‘Spice in Europe’. The album had some wonderful sound tracks which made it to sold over 30 millions record copies worldwide. Again in 1997, the group released their second album ‘Spice World’. After that, Mel Brown decided to release her solo song ‘I Want You’ which was a major hit worldwide.
In 2001, she made her entry as a television presenter in the show ‘This is My Moment’. She has also appeared in several films like ‘LD 50 Lethal Dose’ in 2003, and ‘The Seat Filler’ in 2004.
In addition to this, she is also a talented writer and author as well. She has released her first autobiography ‘Catch a Fire’ in 2002.
Later she was tagged as a fashion stopper and she launched her own label ‘Catty Couture’ which had a set of trendy skirts, jackets, and top.
In 2007, she appeared in the reality show ‘Dancing with the Stars’ and also reached the finals.
She also appeared as a judge in ‘America’s Got Talent’ back in 2003.
Currently, Brown is working together with Emma Bunton and Geri Halliwell for their next new album.
Mel Brown was tagged as ‘Scary Girl’ worldwide. Along with her Spice girls group they achieved two awards for their singing performance in 1997 at the ‘Billboard Awards’. She also received the ‘American Music Award’ for Spice Girls. She has also won the title of best dance video at the MTV Video Music Award.
Mel Brown Net worth and Income Profile in 2017
Mel Brown has always leaded an extravagant life with a huge income profile. She is a super woman with ambitious goals in life. She has never looked back with failure in life but has always moved ahead with positivity and dedication in work. Being a versatile person, Mel Brown has achieved enormous success in different fields of career and as a result of her grand achievements; she has a net worth of approximately $50 million US dollar dollars as of 2017.
Mel Brown’s huge achievements in life made her a legendary diva worldwide. She is an acclaimed star with great popularity among people who have earned both honor and respect for her performance and skill.