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Stop Right Now! The Spice Girls Are Performing at Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s Wedding

Spice GirlsThe Spice Girls in 1997 .; (Photo by Ray Burmiston/Photoshot/Getty Images)

Stop right now! The Spice Girls, yes—the Spice Girls—will be performing at Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s upcoming wedding, according to a Spice Girl (Scary Spice to be exact) who revealed the shocking news on Tuesday, February 27.

Mel B stopped by The Real, where she confirmed the rather exciting news to the co-hosts. “Why am I so honest?” she asked herself. All five Spice Girls (including Victoria Beckham, Geri Halliwell, Mel C, and Emma Bunton) are invited to attend the nuptials at St. George’s Chapel at Windsor Castle, which will begin promptly at noon local time on May 19.

They will then perform at the reception before an intimate group of family members and guests. Prince Harry is a longtime fan of the Spice Girls, and memorably attended a show in Johannesburg, South Africa, during his teenage years.

Prince Harry, youngest son of Britain’s Prince of Wales and the late Diana Princess of Wales, enjoys the company of Spice Girls (l/r) Mel B, Emma and Victoria, when the young prince met the female entertainers while attending their concert in Johannesburg, South Africa. (Photo by John Stillwell – PA Images/PA Images via Getty Images)

Mel B also touched on the topic of the royal couple’s wedding invitations. “It’s fancy. Very fancy…” she said of the stationery and its packaging. “Proper. I’m not saying any more.”

That was all she disclosed during the appearance. Speculation regarding a Spice Girls reunion tour reached fever pitch recently after Victoria Beckham posted a photo with her fellow girl group members.

Love my girls!!! So many kisses!!! X Exciting x #friendshipneverends #girlpower

A post shared by Victoria Beckham (@victoriabeckham) on

Previously, it was speculated that Ed Sheeran would perform, which he denied in an interview last week. “They asked, ‘If you were asked, would you say yes?’” he told BBC. “And I was like, ‘Of course.’ But journalists like, everyone’s like, ‘He’s playing it!’ But no one’s looked at my tour dates. I’m in Ireland, I can’t do it. I haven’t been asked either.”

To get ready for this mega event, check out The Knot’s playlist of Spice Girls songs essential to the bachelorette party.

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Esther Lee
Esther Lee
Esther is the Senior News Editor at The Knot. A self-proclaimed pop culture enthusiast, she appreciates a good celebrity interview just as much as she adores Nancy Meyers movies. You can find her kicking off her mornings with barre and a green juice, traveling and exploring new cultures, and rapidly scrolling her feed for the latest and greatest news. Follow her on Instagram and Twitter at @theestherlee.