Emma Bunton

Emma Bunton



Emma Lee Bunton (born 21 January 1976) is an English singer, songwriter, actress, and radio and television presenter. She is best known as a member of the girl group the Spice Girls formed in the 1990s, and in which Bunton was nicknamed Baby Spice. In 2009, she began as a radio presenter on the Heart Breakfast show in London with Jamie Theakston and presenting her own show on Saturday between 5 and 7 p.m.

Bunton's debut solo album, A Girl Like Me, was released in the United Kingdom on 16 April 2001 by Virgin Records. The album debuted and peaked at No. 4 on the UK Albums Chart. It was certified gold by the British Phonographic Industry for sales in excess of 100,000 copies,[2] ultimately becoming the 147th best-selling album in the UK for 2001.[3] The album brought the UK and New Zealand No. 1 single "What Took You So Long?" as well as top five hits "What I Am" and "Take My Breath Away" and the top 20 hit "We're Not Gonna Sleep Tonight".

Bunton's second album, Free Me, was released in 2004 through 19 Entertainment/Universal Records. Four singles were taken from it: "Free Me", "Maybe", "I'll Be There" and "Crickets Sing for Anamaria".

After the release of her third album, Life in Mono, Bunton reunited with the Spice Girls in 2007 for an international tour and greatest hits album. From 2003 to 2012 Bunton had a recurring role on the BBC comedy series Absolutely Fabulous. She performed at the 2012 Summer Olympics closing ceremony on 12 August 2012 with The Spice Girls. This would be the last time that the band would perform as a quintet. Since 2016 Bunton has reunited as the Spice Girls with Geri Halliwell and Mel B.

Bunton's television appearances include being a judge on the ITV celebrity skating show Dancing on Ice and entertainment series Your Face Sounds Familiar. In addition, she gives her voice to Muhimu in the UK version of Disney Junior’s television series The Lion Guard.[4]



Spice Girls
Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie
Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie is a 2016 British female buddy comedy film directed by Mandie Fletcher and written by Jennifer Saunders, based on the television show Absolutely Fabulous.
Spice World
Spice World is a 1997 British musical comedy film directed by Bob Spiers and written by Kim Fuller and Jamie Curtis.
What Took You So Long?
"What Took You So Long?" is a song by British recording artist Emma Bunton from her debut solo album, A Girl Like Me (2001).

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Emma Bunton performs Spice Girls Say You’ll Be There and Backstreet Boys reunite in best medley ever
  –  August 25, 2017
We might not be getting that Spice Girls reunion we all so desperately crave, but Emma Bunton just help helped to tide fans over. All Eyes On: Proph is using his music to speak out about knife crime Baby Spice pulled out a pretty special performance of the ...
Must-See Events this Holiday Season
  –  October 31, 2017
Take in sparkling Christmas light canopies, traditional music and carols, dance performances and family ... where it will feature entertainment by Colin James and Emma Lee. Since its first tour in 1999, the train has raised more than $13 million ...
'Fiddler on the Roof' opens at Conant
  –  October 24, 2017
Makeup Crew: Ryanne Barker, Emma Lee and Rachel Moore. The richness of the Jewish culture in the book and music of "Fiddler" required a new approach for the CHS musical team. So, English teacher Stephanie Svarz and senior Molly Holcomb have come onboard as ...
Review: 'Fiddler on the Roof' in tune at Wheaton Drama
  –  September 20, 2017
It probably is safe to say we’re all familiar with Jerry Bock’s music and Sheldon Harnick’s lyrics ... the tall and elegantly expressive Robert Hussey playing the tailor Motel, Emma Lee as daughter Hodel (can that girl sing!), and the truly gifted ...
How the Spice Girls' lives have changed
  –  November 4, 2017
In 2004, Melanie took her music career into her own hands by cutting ties with ... Emma Bunton (seen here in London in 1997) was called Baby Spice while she performed with the Spice Girls. Reportedly, Emma's nickname came from her being the youngest ...
Baby Spice is sexiest pop girl
  –  November 3, 2017
the former Baby Spice has quietly transformed herself into Britain's sexiest female pop star. She was the top-scoring British woman in a nationwide viewers' poll for the cable and satellite music channel VH1. The result follows a strict diet and exercise ...
Spice Girls Reunite for Mel C's Music Video...But Where's Mel B?
  –  October 20, 2017
Mel C (aka Melanie C, full name Melanie Chisholm) had crowd-sourced fan footage for her new music video "Room for Love" and included ... Leigh Francis' 40th birthday party, dressed as Baby Spice and Sporty Spice. "Baby and sporty are back!!!!"
Spice Girls reunion: Emma Bunton RULES OUT new tour after years of speculation?
  –  August 19, 2017
The former Baby Spice told The Sun that the members’ commitments to their ... The Spice Girls dominated British pop music in the late 1990s with three albums and ten hit singles - of which nine hit Number One. They reformed in 2007 with a new track ...


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