Geraldine Estelle "Geri" Halliwell (born 6 August 1972) is a British singer-songwriter, author, actress and philanthropist. After coming to international prominence as a member of the girl group, the Spice Girls, Halliwell launched her solo career and released her debut album Schizophonic. Since then she has released two more studio albums — Scream If You Wanna Go Faster and Passion — and four number one singles at the UK Singles Chart, "Mi Chico dance, danse", "Lift Me Up", "Bag It Up" and "It's Raining Men". Geri became renowned for wearing outrageous stage costumes and often garnered extensive publicity. The group sold over 65 million records and are the best selling girl group of all time. Their bets singles were "Wannabe, "Say You'll Be There", "2 Become 1", "Spice Up Your Life".