Girls Biography

The Spice Girls were a British pop girl group formed in 1994. The group consisted of five members, who each later adopted nicknames initially ascribed to them: Melanie Brown ("Scary Spice"), Melanie Chisholm ("Sporty Spice"), Emma Bunton ("Baby Spice"), Geri Halliwell ("Ginger Spice"), and Victoria Beckham, nee Adams ("Posh Spice"). They were signed to Virgin Records and released their debut single "Wannabe" in 1996, which hit number one in more than 30 countries and helped establish the group as a global phenomenon. Credited for being the pioneers that paved the way for the commercial breakthrough of teen pop in the late 1990s, their debut album Spice sold more than 30 million copies worldwide and their follow up album Spiceworld sold over 20 million copies worldwide. becoming the best-selling album by a female group in music history. In total they have sold over 80 million records worldwide, making them the best-selling female group of all time, one of the best-selling pop groups of all time, and the biggest British pop phenomenon since Beatlemania.

Measures of their success include international record sales, 2007-2008 reunion tour, merchandising, record-breaking achievements, iconic symbolism such as Halliwell's Union Jack dress, representing "girl power", a box-office film, Spice World, and their internationally recognised nicknames. The group became one of the most successful marketing engines ever, with their global grosses estimated at $500-800 million between 1996 and 1998 and the group earning up to $75 million per year. Under the guidance of their mentor and manager Simon Fuller, the group embraced merchandising and became a regular feature of the British and global press. In 1996, Top of the Pops magazine gave each member of the group aliases, which were adopted by the group and media. According to Rolling Stone journalist and biographer David Sinclair, "Scary, Baby, Ginger, Posh and Sporty were the most widely recognised group of individuals since John, Paul, George, and Ringo". With the "girl power" phenomenon, the Spice Girls were popular cultural icons of the 1990s. They are cited as part of the 'second wave' 1990s British Invasion of the US.

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Former Girls frontman Christopher Owens announces UK tour – ticket details

He will also play a stand-alone show at London's Union Chapel on May 29, 2013

  • Dec 13, 2012

Christopher Owens opens up about his departure from Girls

Former frontman clears the air as he sets out on his solo career

  • Dec 6, 2012

Girls' Christopher Owens reveals new song 'Here We Go', shares solo album details - listen

Former Girls frontman to release 'Lysandre' in January 2013

  • Oct 25, 2012

Former Girls frontman Christopher Owens models in new YSL fashion campaign

Owens features in designer Hedi Slimane's debut campaign for the newly-renamed fashion house Saint Laurent

  • Sep 11, 2012

Christopher Owens leaves Girls

Frontman cites personal reasons for parting ways with San Francisco band

  • Jul 2, 2012

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Girls Reviews

Girls - 'Lawrence'

Girls - 'Lawrence'

A cap-doff to a seriously indie icon

  • Nov 7, 2011

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Girls, Amy Winehouse, Islet

  • Nov 7, 2011

Album Review: Girls - 'Father, Son, Holy Ghost'

This screwed-up take on cute pop and classic rock

  • Sep 14, 2011

Album Review: Girls - Broken Dreams Club (Fantasy Trashcan/Turnstile)

Duo's dreamy mini-album leaves us wanting more

  • Nov 19, 2010

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