There’s a brand new Spice Girls song and fans aren’t sure about it

Geri Horner, Emma Bunton and Mel B have reunited to mark 20 years of Wannabe – but is their new offering up to scratch?

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The Spice Girls are BACK! (Well, sort of…)

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To mark 20 years since the release of their smash hit Wannabe, three of the Spices – Geri Horner, Emma Bunton and Mel B – have reunited to form GEM. Geddit? G-E-M. 

Mel C and Victoria Beckham respectfully declined to take part in the get-together – make of that what you will – leaving Ginger, Baby and Scary to pen their new song which they say will not get a proper release. “We went and had a laugh in the studio. It’s not a single, it’s just we were creating,” Bunton told The Sun. 

In studio,oooooh 🤔

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The new offering – Song For Her – emerged onto the internet yesterday and certainly carries forward the band’s Girl Power brand with lyrics like “This is a song for her, you know you light it up, because you know who you are, stand up, stand up.” But is it any good? 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BQY0FVBebDg

Well, fans aren’t exactly jumping up and down in spontaneous applause. 

But some people thought it sounded rather like a Eurovision entry…

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GEM spicing up Eurovision? Watch this space…