Mel B Says The Spice Girls Reunion Band Is NOT Called GEM
Apparently we've been calling them the wrong name this whole time?!
The return of the Spice Girls has been on the edge of everyone's tongues for months.
With Victoria Beckham and Melanie C both opting to bow out of a possible reunion, it's left our last lingering hopes of a reunion concert in the hands of remaining members Emma Bunton, Melanie Brown and Geri Horner.
It had been widely reported that three ladies from the original Spice Girls lineup were reuniting for a secret project under the name of GEM, but Mel B has spoken out to clear a few things up.
Apparently, the remaining members were NEVER called GEM, and Scary Spice really doesn't want the name to stick.
Instead, she says it seems the name GEM was coined by newspapers and the media and she’s just glad she doesn’t live in the UK so doesn’t have to hear it being said all the time.
"There is no GEM, I don’t know why journalists keep on saying that. It’s Geri, Melanie and Emma, I don’t know why they put it together as GEM," Mel B told Associated Press.
"It’s something that journalists have done. I don’t live here so it’s fine by me, I don’t have to hear it every day, but I’m sure they hear it every day." she added.
Well now you've been told!
The news comes after a song reported to have been recorded by the girls was leaked online, but Heart's very own Emma B has already confirmed that the song won't be a single.
"You know, us girls love creating stuff," she said on Heart radio. “We went and had a laugh in the studio. It’s not a single, it’s just we were creating. It’s just a demo and somehow it has got out there.”
Well fingers crossed we'll hear something soon!
Most Viewed Pictures On Heart
Recently Played Tracks
To listen live, choose your preferred location:
There are a lot of Disney films that are connected, but this theory will blow your mind!
Last week it was Kim Woodburn and now its racing pundit John McCririck who got a huge makeover!
The reunion you never knew you wanted it about to happen! Except this time around, it will be girls only...
Ed Sheeran's new house has had a pub built in his new house... and a secret tunnel to get to it!
Fans are left gutted as it's announced that grumpy Doc Martin won't be returning to our TV screens after 2018.
Bollywood actor Salman Khan has been cleared of using unlicensed arms while hunting for rare blackbuck antelopes 18 years ago.
Liam Payne is auctioning off a lunch date with him for charity and YOU could win it.
Internet trolls pounced on Michelle Keegan after she stumbled over her words on breakfast TV! Don't worry Michelle, we're with you...
Glastonbury Festival is going to go through some serious changes in the next few years, including a change of name!
Emma Watson has missed out on a handful awards since turning down the lead in the Golden Globe award winning 'La La Land'.
There's nothing sweet about Mr Middleton's failing confectionary company...but has he come up with a plan to reverse his fortunes?
Filming for Pitch Perfect 3 is well underway and Rebel Wilson is up to no good on set!
Jamiroquai have announced their comeback "to a planet near you", teasing fans with the release of their first new music in seven years.
Jamiroquai have teased their much-awaited comeback after a SEVEN year break.
The Harry Potter star has swapped the Dark Lord for crime lords in a new TV show.
The 68-year-old singer, Olivia Newton-John, has said that she's "grateful" for the things she learned whilst battling breast cancer.
The director of new film Loving, about an interracial couple, has told Sky News we are "in desperate need of a clearer definition of equality".
Virgin Media, TalkTalk, Sky and BT are clamping down on people who use their broadband to illegally download and stream TV shows and movies.
Lindsay Lohan has deleted all her posts and photos from Instagram and replaced them with an Arabic message, fuelling speculation she has converted to Islam.
The Duchess of Cambridge got cosy with Prince Harry's actress girlfriend, who couldn't resist presenting Kate with a gift... can you guess what it is?
The sauciest film of the decade could be getting a stage version!
Kris Kristofferson has been announced as the second confirmed act to play the Pyramid Stage in Glastonbury this year.
*Contains spoilers* You have been warned...
Sky Atlantic's The Young Pope has premiered in the US to rave reviews, with critics calling it "wickedly funny and insightful".
The Christian Grey actor admits he's open-minded about saucy fantasies... even if a Fifty Shades Darker life isn't for him!
At least five people have been killed after a lone gunman opened fire at the BPM Music Festival in Mexico.
The 69-year-old businessman was in the USA at the time.
The BBC is investigating whether an online leak of the final episode of the TV series Sherlock was the work of Russian hackers.
David Bowie has been nominated for best British male solo artist and best British album at the 2017 Brit Awards - a year after his death.
The BRITs are back! A year has flown by, 2017 is really getting underway now and awards season is in full swing.