Her father, Martin Brown is a Nevisian and her mother, Andrea Dixon is English. Brown studied Performing Arts at Intake High School, Leeds.
Melanie Janine Brown started her career in the entertainment industry as a dancer in a holdidaay resort in Blackpool, Lancashire.
There's nothing like a pair of new shoes to put a smile on your face. 'While we were talking out on the deck [of Mel's Hollywood mansion], one thing led to another and it happened. Oozing elegance in the shoulder embellished cream maxi which flattered her toned figure and looked amazing against her skintone - proving she can give Chezza a run for her money when it comes to wowing in the sartorial stakes. Blast from the past: Mel B's reps have denied that she was talking about Christa Parker when she opened up about her lesbian past last week, after Christa came forward with the details of their relationship She's never looked better since her days in the Spice Girls, and Mel B sure looked the cream of the crop in her gorgeous gown on the X Factor last night.Opting for a two tone ensemble, the Leeds-born star opted for a clinging scarlet vest which she teamed with a pair of skin-tight black disco pants.The America's Got Talent judge, who is no stranger to showing off her honed and toned physique, was sure to further flaunt her defined figure thanks to a pair of scarlet strappy stilettos.