How Much Former Spice Girl Melanie C aka Sporty Spice’s Net Worth?

Melanie Chisholm has a net worth of around $30 million as of June 2022. She is a world-renowned celeb who has worked in show business for more than 25 years. Best known for her work with the Spice Girls she is a singer, songwriter, and TV personality who has given a lot of hits and chart-topping songs all throughout her career.

Sporty Spice is also an entrepreneur and actress. As an actress she has worked in some memorable films Keith Lemon: The Film, The Spice Girls Story: Viva Forever!, along with TV shows like Asia’s Got Talent, The X Factor Australia, etc.

Net Worth Details: Income Sources & Earnings

Singer and songwriter Melanie Chisholm is worth around $30 million as of June 2022 according to Standard. However, Celebworth estimates her fortune at $50 million. She has earned a lot of money all throughout her career. The primary source of her income is her incredible career as a singer, songwriter, and all-round celeb.

According to Celebworth, her yearly earnings is around $10 million, her monthly earnings is around $833,000 and she earns around $192,000 per week.

She also earns from various tours and concerts, in fact, she and the Spice Girls earned around $14 million from their concert.

In a similar fashion, a tour that they did which started in December 2007 and ended on February 2008.

Record Sales

The celeb also earns from record sales and we have listed her record sales over the years in the table below.

Record Name Earnings/Sales Year
Spice $41,457,000 1996
$24,731,000 1997
Northern Star $5,000,000 1999
Forever $4,507,000 2000
Reason $600,000 2003
Beautiful Intentions $1,620,000 2005
Greatest Hits $1,100,000 2007
This Time $20,000

Melanie C is one of the best-known artists of her generation and is also a hugely commercially successful artist. She experienced most of her commercial success during her time with the Spice Girls during which she worked alongside Mel B, Victoria Beckham, Geri Halliwell, and Emma Bunton.

Spice Girls Era

Melanie C joined the Spice Girls in 1994 after responding to an advertisement in The Stage magazine. Originally planned to be a quartet with Mel B, Victoria Beckham, Geri Halliwell, and Mel C, they later formed a 5 woman group with Emma Bunton.

Their influence and commercial success were compared to Beatlemania and the Spice Girls have sold more 85 million records worldwide. In addition to this, they are also the best-selling girl group in history as of July 2019.

Career As An Actress

Melanie Chisholm started her career as an actress in 1997 with the film Spice World. Then her next appearance on film came in 2012 in the document Keith Lemon: The Film.

The same year she worked in another documentary called The Spice Girls Story: Viva Forever!. Her latest role as of July 2019 came in 2013 in the film Play Hard.

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Similarly, in 2000 she appeared on the TV show The Norm Show. Then in 2003, she did various roles on Bo’ Selecta!. In addition to this, she worked in some other TV shows like Giving You Everything, The Friday Night Project before getting cast as a judge on The X Factor Australia in 2011.

Assets, House, Cars, Lifestyle & Expenses

Chisholm has a house in Catbrook, the United Kingdom called “The Grove”, although the exact price of the house is not available the average price for a house in Catbrook is around £447,500 ($559,486). She also has houses in Liverpool, England, and London, England.

The average price for a house in London is around £654,925 ($818,819) and the median cost of houses in Liverpool is around £121,179 ($151,504).

Mel C had an Audi A3 that she bought in 1998 and drove around 79,000 miles and later sold it for £2,995 ($3,744).

Tax & Insurance

Chisholm might also pay huge amounts in taxes as she is a very high earner and has expensive properties all over the world.

She might also have insurance of her health, life, body, and properties but the exact information of her plans and policies are not available in the media and tabloid sources.


The singer is a very passionate philanthropist and has worked with around 16 charities like 21st Century Leaders, BeatBullying, Breast Cancer Care, Children in Need, Comic Relief, Cystic Fibrosis Trust, David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation, Diabetes UK, etc.

She also supports the causes like abuse, animals, bullying, cancer, children, conservation, diabetes, disaster relief, environment, health, homelessness, and human rights among others. She also raised around £1 million ($1,250,250) for Comic Relief.

Melanie C’s Personal Life: Daughters, Age, Height, Husband, Partner

Melanie Chisholm was born Melanie Jayne Chisholm on 12 January 1974 in Whiston, Lancashire, England to father Alan Chisholm and mother Joan Chisholm. She also has a sister named Danielle Brown. She is 47 years old and is 5 feet 6 inches (167 cm) tall.

She studied at Brookvale Junior School and later attended Fairfield High School. Then she joined the Doreen Bird College of Performing Arts but left just before completing her course and learned teaching skills at the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing.

Regarding her relationships, Mel C is single and does not have a husband or a partner as of July 2019 but she has been romantically involved with various high profile names like Robbie Williams and Anthony Kiedis of Red Hot Chili Peppers.

In addition to this, she dated Jason “J” Brown in 2000. Then in 2000, she started dating Thomas Starr and ended their relationship 10 years later.

The star has a daughter named Scarlet Starr with Thomas Starr.