INTERVIEW: Melanie C

December 10th, 2012 by Dean Piper

Melanie Chisholm may be deemed the strongest vocalist in the Spice Girls, but one thing she wouldn’t want to have is the attention of the band’s highest profile member Victoria Beckham. Single mother Melanie, 38, says she’s glad she made the decision to keep a low profile private life all those years ago when the [...]

INTERVIEW: Geri Halliwell

December 10th, 2012 by Dean Piper

As the driving force behind the Spice Girls, Geri Halliwell’s always had her girls by her side. But whereas women have played a stable part in her life so far it’s always been a case of men coming second for this Spice Girl. Geri may be single for now but this is one lady ready [...]

All the gossip from my Sunday Mirror column’s anniversary celebrations…

June 24th, 2012 by Dean Piper

Lisa Stansfield (above with Jodie Harsh and me) is finally making her way back from the wilderness and preparing to make her musical comeback. Lisa, who rose to fame after her hit All Around The World became a global chart hit, came out of virtual hiding to party with me at my third year column [...]

Will the Spice Girls appear together for the premiere of Viva Forever: The Spice Girls Musical? Not likely….

April 15th, 2012 by Dean Piper

It doesn’t sound like we will be having the five Spice Girls back in the same room together in the foreseeable future. From what my sources say the bubbling feud between Victoria Beckham and Melanie Brown shows no sign of ending anytime soon and it’s causing a big divide between my favourite girl group. So [...]

SPICE EXCLUSIVE: Victoria Beckham currently saying “NO” to a Spice Girls reunion for the Queen’s Jubilee

January 28th, 2012 by Dean Piper

This week Mel B set the cat among the pigeon’s on Aussie TV by mentioning there was an offer on the table for the Spice Girls to reform once again for the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee concert. Being a huge Spice Girls fan I wanted to get to the bottom of the rumours. So here goes…..it [...]

Let’s talk about Melanie C for a minute….

December 13th, 2011 by Dean Piper

I’ve been going to Melanie C solo gigs since day one. You know, the days when she would pack out Shepherd’s Bush Empire and the other Spice Girls would pitch up to watch and create a huge stir. In those days there’s no doubt she was riding the crest of a wave off the back [...]

Spice Girl Melanie C looks smoking hot for chart comeback

July 24th, 2011 by Dean Piper

Spice Girl Melanie C is finally back with the first single from her eagerly awaited album The Sea. Think About It is a great return to form and is being hailed a victory by all including Popjustice – that made it one of it’s single’s of the week this week. As you can see Mel [...]

The rest of this week's column…..featuring Alicia Keys, Ed Sheeran and Sophie Ellis-Bextor

June 19th, 2011 by Dean Piper

This week’s Black Ball raised thousands for Alicia Keys’ charity Keep A Child Alive AIDS charity. But on the night there was one rather peculiar guest alongside rappers like Tinie Tempah and Ms. Dynamite and stars including Paloma Faith and Mark Ronson. Step forward Sir David Frost. The 72-year-old veteran presenter turned out for Alicia [...]