There was a time when the Spice Girls were EVERYTHING – and everywhere!
The girl group dominated the music world from the moment they released their first single, Wannabe, back in 1996, two years after they’d formed.
Under the guidance of their mentor and manager Simon Fuller, the girls took over the world with their infectious pop hits and colourful characters.
Between the merchandise, dolls, and movie Spiceworld – the girls were unstoppable and reportedly earned up to $75 million a year.
They had the world at their feet until their split in 2000 – and even then, the fivesome were a force to be reckoned with.
Spice Girls reformed briefly in 2007 for a reunion tour, and again in 2012 to perform at the closing ceremony of the London 2012 Olympics.
And this latest reunion – if it really happens – could see them earn a whopping £10 million each.
Rumours of a reunion are bigger than ever after all five members joined together today for the first time in years, meeting up with their manager Simon at Geri’s North London home.
But what have they been doing since? And how much money have they made?
Posh Spice Victoria has enjoyed massive success since her days in the group.
Born Victoria Adams, she married footballer David Beckham in 1999.
After the Spice Girls split, she was signed by Virgin Records and had four top 10 UK singles, with her first, Out Of Your Mind, going to number two.
The 43-year-old has built an empire as a fashion designer and following a number of high-profile collaborations with other brands, she launched her own label in 2008.
Victoria, who has four children – Brooklyn, Romeo, Cruz and Harper – with David, is believed to have a net worth of around £200 million.
The Beckham family is believed to be worth £508 million.
Ginger Spice Geri Horner, formerly named Halliwell, was the first to leave the Spice Girls, quitting the band in 1998.
In 1999, she launched a solo career and released her debut album, Schizophonic, which brought her three number one singles with Mi Chico Latino, Life Me Up and Bag It Up.
In 2001, her second album Scream If You Want To Go Faster, brought her the biggest hit of her career in the form of single It’s Raining Men.
Geri, 45, became a judge on Australia’s Got Talent in 2013 and announced she’d return to music after a few years away.
She’s also enjoyed success as a children’s author and has guest presented This Morning, as well as appearing on its cooking segment.
She now hosts new BBC entertainment show All Together Now on Saturday nights.
Geri welcomed daughter Bluebell in 2006 with her then-partner Sacha Gervasi.
She is now married to Christian Horner, team principal of the Red Bull Racing Formula One team, and they welcomed baby son Montague in 2017.
Geri is believed to be worth around £30 million.
Melanie Chisholm, aka Sporty Spice, went on to have a successful solo career after Spice Girls split.
She launched her own career in 1998 by releasing a duet, When You’re Gone, with Bryan Adams.
And after that, she went into musical theatre and has appeared in a number of shows.
She made her debut in 2009 as Mrs Johnstone in musical Blood Brothers.
She’s also appeared as Mary Magdalene in Jesus Christ Superstar.
Mel also got a TV talent show job, working as a mentor assistant on The X Factor Australia alongside former bandmate Mel B.
She was also a judge on Asia’s Got Talent.
Mel has been praised for her openness about her experiences with clinical depression and an eating disorder.
After a few brief romances, Mel started dating property developer Thomas Starr in 2002 and they had a daughter, Scarlet nine years later.
They split in 2012.
The 44-year-old is believed to be worth around £27 million.
Scary Spice Melanie Brown has been in the media a lot lately thanks to her messy divorce from husband Stephen Belafonte.
The singer, 42, launched her solo career with a collaboration with Missy Elliott, I Want You Back, before releasing her debut album Hot in 2000.
After that, Mel turned her attentions to a number of non-singing projects, taking on presenting jobs on shows like This Is My Moment, Top of the Pops and Party in the Park.
And in 2007, she was a contestant on American reality show Dancing with the Stars, coming in second place with partner Maksim Chmerkovskiy.
She later became a judge on the Australian version of X Factor in 2011, after acting as a celebrity mentor the year before.
She’s also appeared on the UK version as a temporary replacements for Kelly Rowland and Nicole Scherzinger.
Mel took on a full time role on the show for the 2014 series.
During that tie, she became a co-host of Dancing with the Stars Australia and replaced Sharon Osbourne on the America’s Got Talent judging panel.
The same year, she was a coach on The Voice Kids in Australia too.
Mel has also starred on Broadway as Roxie Hart in musical Chicago.
Mel married dancer Jimmy Gulzar in 1998, and they have a daughter Phoenix. The couple divorced in 2000.
She later dated actor Eddie Murphy and they had a daughter, Angel, together in 2007. They had already ended their relationship by the time she was born.
She began dating Belafonte the same year and they secretly married just months later.
They have a daughter, Madison.
Mel is thought to be worth £23 million.
Baby Spice Emma also launched a solo career after her time in the Spice Girls.
Her debut album A Girl Like Me was released in 2001.
She also tried her hand at acting, having a recurring role on Absolutely Fabulous from 2003 to 2012.
The 42-year-old has also been a judge on Dancing On Ice and entertainment series Your Face Sounds Familiar.
She’s also the voice of Muhimu in the UK version of Disney Junior’s The Lion Guard.
She also went on to become a radio presenter for Heart Breakfast in 2009.
As well as that, Emma has appeared in ads for Tesco, had a cameo on Neighbours and appeared on The X Factor to help judge Dannii Minogue pick her acts.
She’s also been a panelist on Loose Women, appeared in Coronation Street and made a cameo in Keith Lemon: The Film.
Emma had a child, Beau, in 2007 with partner Jade Jones, whom she was on and off with before settled down for good in 2004.
They had another child, Tate, in 2011.
Emma is thought to be worth around £21 million.