February 24, 2009 03:45:32 GMT
Spice Girls' Melanie C has given birth to a baby girl, named Scarlet Starr, on February 22 and it has been confirmed that she and her baby "are doing fine."
English singer-songwriter and TV personality Melanie C has given birth to a baby girl on Sunday, February 22 in London. In a brief message on her official site, it is confirmed that the so-called Sporty Spice and her newborn daughter, named Scarlet Starr, "are doing fine."
Scarlet, as written in the message, weighed 8 lb 3 oz at time of birth, at 4.10 P.M. The baby girl is Melanie's first child with her boyfriend of more than six years, Thomas Starr.
Melanie C, who used to be one of the Spice Girls, has been dating Thomas Starr, a property developer, since 2002. They reportedly are residing in a 700,000 pound sterling country home in Catbrook, Monmouthshire.
As of press time, it is not yet known if Melanie will take sometime off from the music industry in order to take care of her newborn daughter or she will continue working on her music project.