With news that Emma Bunton has wed partner of 20 years Jade Jones Spice Girls’ fans are revisiting the romantic twists and turns of one of the UK’s most famous girl groups.
The fearless five-piece burst onto our screens with that Wannabe video before amassing a whopping nine number ones, however their private lives haven’t always been so well rehearsed.
With tales of divorce, cheating and celebrity flings, the superstars’ love lives have been unpredictable if nothing else.
With news of the group’s reunion rife let’s take a look at the romantic ride of Scary, Ginger, Posh, Mel C and B to find out why the group never gave up on the good times despite the drama that surrounded them.
In what is considered to be one of the most stable relationships of the group, Emma Bunton has married Jade Jones after 20 years of being together.
The 45-year-old Spice Girls singer made the announcement on Tuesday in a sweet Instagram post.
Sharing a pic of her with Jade, Emma captioned the post: “Mr and Mrs Jones.”
Emma has been with singer Jade since 1998 and they got engaged in 2006.
In the photo of their wedding day, Emma looked stunning in a white sleeved dress with a fabulous train as she posed with her husband.
Jade, 42, was rocking a Gucci blazer and a fitted black t-shirt for the big day and was beaming a huge smile as he looked at his gorgeous bride.
Emma and Jade share two boys together – Tate and Beau.
Scary Spice has had her fair share of drama when it comes to her love life.
After welcoming her eldest daughter Phoenix Chi during her marriage to her first husband dancer Jimmy Gulzar Mel was married to US film producer Stephen Belafonte for 10 years from 2007 to 2017.
However after the split Mel filed for a restraining order against her former husband, alleging a litany of abuse throughout their marriage.
The star revealed she contemplated taking her own life during the marriage admitting there were times when she thought Stephen might kill her.
Prior to meeting the producer, Mel was in a relationship with actor Eddie Murphy after meeting through a mutual friend.
The singer discovered she was pregnant with their child in July 2006, however the couple’s relationship came to an end in December.
Geri has been happily married to Formula 1’s Red Bull Racing boss Christian Horner since May 2015. The couple began dating in February 2014 and got engaged in November of that year.
They welcomed their son Monty who was born in January 2017.
Despite their brief romance, Geri gave birth to screenwriter Sacha Gervasi’s daughter Bluebell in May 2006, who boasts Victoria and Emma as her godmothers.
The star was also engaged to shipping tycoon Fabrizio Politi in late 2008, after a whirlwind romance before calling it off.
Mel has been dating Joe Marshall since December 2015, with the pair working together so well that she has made boyfriend her manager.
“He challenges me but respects and loves me,” Mel said of Joe. “I don’t think I’ve ever been in a relationship where someone has got my back.”
Prior to her current relationship, Mel dated property developer Thomas Starr for 10 years.
The couple met during a holiday to Barbados in 2002 and welcomed their daughter Scarlett in February 2009. However, they split up in 2012, when their daughter was three years old.
Sporty Spice revealed that her only child encouraged her to ‘stand up for myself more’ as she reflected on her break-up from the property developer, 52, in July 2012.
Talking on Radio 4’s Desert Island Discs, the Wannabe hitmaker said: “I make big decisions. Leaving her dad was hard but I wasn’t happy and she wasn’t happy, and it wasn’t the environment I wanted my child to grow up in.”
While the artist formally known as Posh Spice may not be joining the Spice Girls reunion, the fashion designer’s relationship is never out of the headlines.
Victoria met ex-Manchester United footballer David Beckham at the height of the group’s success, before the pair announced their engagement in January 1998 going on to marry in July the following year.
Now approaching their 20th wedding anniversary, the couple have had four children together Brookyln, Romeo, Cruz and Harper.
However it hasn’t always been romance and roses for the Beckhams who were hit with claims of David’s infidelity after his former assistant Rebecca Loos said the pair slept together in 2004.
Becks, then 28 and married to Victoria, vehemently denied the allegations made by a 26-year-old Rebecca in an explosive interview with the News of the World.