- Name: Melanie Brown
- Age: 42 years old
- Height: 5ft 5in (165 cm)
- Occupation: Singer
- Net Worth: US $30 Million
- Status: Alive
Melanie “Mel B” Brown is an English pop singer, songwriter, actress and television personality. She’s a member of the girl group, Spice Girls. Her discography include Hot (2000) and L.A. State of Mind (2005). Brown was born to parents Andrea and Martin on May 29, 1975 in Harehills, England. She has a sister named Danielle. She grew up in Burley, Leeds, and studied performing arts at Intake High School.
Dubbed “Scary Spice”, Brown started out as a member of the English pop group, Spice Girls. The all-group was formed in 1994 along with members Melanie Chisholm, Emma Burton, Geri Halliwell and Victoria Beckham. They signed with Virgin Records in 1995 and their debut single “Wannabe” was released in July 1996. The song peaked at #1 in more than 30 countries. It was certified 3x Platinum in the U.S. and 2x Platinum in the U.K. Spice Girl’s debut studio album, Spice, was released in November 1996. The album was a commercial success with over 30 million copies sold worldwide. The group’s follow up albums include Spiceworld (1997) and Forever (2000).
Brown launched her solo career with the 1998 single “I Want You Back” featuring Missy Elliott. Her debut solo album, Hot, was released in October 2000. It peaked at #28 on the UK Albums chart. It spawned the singles “Tell Me”, “Feels So Good” and “Lullaby”. Brown’s sophomore album, L.A. State of Mind, was released in June 2005 by Amber Cafe. It was led by the single “Today” which was produced by Kevin Malpass.
Brown’s early television credits include Pure Naughty (1999) and This Is My Moment (2001). She starred as “Claire” on season 1 of the drama series, Burn It (2003). Brown was a contestant on season 5 of ABC’s Dancing with the Stars in 2007. She became a judge on NBC’s America’s Got Talent in 2013. She’s also served as a judge on The X-Factor UK and the Australian version. Brown’s film credits include LD 50 Lethal Dose (2003) with Tom Hardy, and The Seat Filler (2005) with Kelly Rowland. Her stage credits include The Vagina Monologues, Burn It, and Chicago.
Melanie Brown is 5ft 5in tall and she’s of English and Nevisian ancestry. She has an estimated net worth of $30 million. Brown was married to ‘Jimmy Gulzar’ from 1998 to 2001. They had a daughter named Phoenix Chi Gulzar. Brown and actor Eddie Murphy welcomed a daughter, Angel Iris Murphy Brown, in April 2007. Her second marriage was to film producer ‘Stephen Belafonte’ in June 2007. The union resulted in a daughter, Madison Brown Belafonte, born in September 2011. The couple separated in December 2016 and filed for divorce in March 2017.
Mel B Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki
- Birth Name: Melanie Janine Brown
- Birthday: May 29, 1975
- How Old : Age: 42 years old
- Place of Birth: Harehills, West Yorkshire, England
- Zodiac Sign: Gemini
- How Tall : Height: 5ft 5in (165 cm)
- Occupation: Singer, Songwriter, Actress, Television Personality
- Years Active: 1994-present
- Net Worth & Salary: US $30 Million
- Marriage(s): Jimmy Gulzar, Stephen Belafonte
- Death-O-Meter: Alive