Emma Bunton Biography

Emma Lee Bunton (born 21 January 1976) is a British pop singer, best known as a member of the girl group the Spice Girls formed in the 1990s. Bunton is known as Baby Spice as she is the youngest member. 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 5pm and 7pm. Her 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 number four on the UK Albums Chart. It was certified gold by the British Phonographic Industry for sales in excess of 100,000 copies, ultimately becoming the 147th best-selling album in the United Kingdom for 2001. The album brought the United Kingdom and New Zealand number-one 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". 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. Bunton performed at the 2012 Summer Olympics closing ceremony on 12 August with the Spice Girls.

Bunton's television appearances include being a judge on the ITV skating show Dancing on Ice and the ITV entertainment series Your Face Sounds Familiar. She has guest hosted a number of shows including GMTV, Lorraine and This Morning Summer.

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TABLOID HELL - DECEMBER 4 2001

Plus - Madonna's hat, Britney's handcuffs and an Appleton sisters update...

  • Dec 4, 2001

BABY IT'S YOU

Her official website will also host a webchat beforehand...

  • Nov 28, 2001

TABLOID HELL - NOVEMBER 1 2001

Plus - Adams is inconsolable, Dane Bowers is back with buxom Jordan and Kylie has lunch. At lunchtime...

  • Nov 1, 2001

SPICY BATTLE!

So will the former bandmates in the Spice Girls sing live? Erm, a pig has just flown over the NME.COM office...

  • Sep 7, 2001

TABLOID HELL - JULY 25 2001

Plus - Geri likes salad shock, Low-cut Britney steps out and Virgin gets rid of the contents of Chris Evans's sacks...

  • Jul 25, 2001

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What Took You So Long

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What I Am (Radio Edit) [feat. Emma Bunton]

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Take My Breath Away (Single Mix)

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All I Need To Know

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Downtown

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Bunton, Emma  :  We're Not Gonna Sleep Tonight

Bunton, Emma : We're Not Gonna Sleep Tonight

She's back on the cheesy dancefloor of clubland, scrapping it out in a battle of the handbags...

  • Dec 14, 2001

Emma Bunton : A Girl Like Me

Ewok Spice releases solo debut that's sweet and summery and playful and blah blah yawn...

  • Apr 18, 2001

Emma Bunton : What Took You So Long?

Hang out the bunting and, indeed, hang out with Bunton...

  • Mar 29, 2001

Emma Bunton / Dannii Minogue: London Astoria G.A.Y.

Baby unveils her new album - and it's great!

  • Mar 26, 2001

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