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Melanie Brown — also known as Mel B or Scary Spice from her days with the British pop group Spice Girls — has bought a house in Hollywood Hills West neighborhood of Los Angeles for $4.34 million, public records show.

Built in 1928, the multilevel hillside house has been updated to a contemporary style with walls of glass that take in city views.

The home features a media room, a gym, two fireplaces, four bedrooms, six bathrooms and more than 4,600 square feet of living space. There’s a swimming pool with a spa and a pool house.

Brown, 39, started with the Spice Girls in 1994 and half a dozen years later released her first solo album, “Hot.”

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She will be joining Simon Cowell as a judge on the British competition show “The X Factor.” She has been a judge on “America’s Got Talent” since last year.

Los Angeles Times

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