Ex-Spice Girl and America’s Got Talent Mel B pays tribute to late dad
Mel B loses dad
America’s Got Talent judge Melanie Brown announced on Sunday that her father, Martin Brown has died. The 63-year-old died over the weekend, after a five-year battle with multiple myeloma cancer.
Mel B announced the news via Instagram, sharing a photo of her father’s hands being clasped by family.
It is with great sadness after a 5yr battle to multiple myeloma cancer our loving father Martin Brown passed away age 63 peacefully yesterday. Both of us his children were by his side and would like to say thank you to St Gemma’s and all the doctors and nurses for there amazing care and support over the years. Please respect our privacy and let us as a united family grieve With love and respect. Melanie and Danielle Brown x Be Free Dad
The singer has taken out time to pay tribute to her late father.
“I know he is in a better place now and I’m thankful phoenix and I got to hug him. Tell him how much we love him #restinpeacedaddy?”- She wrote.
Thank you for everyone’s kind gestures and words of support it really does mean a lot,if anyone wants to donate to st Gemmas hospice in leeds pls feel free to do so they took such great care of my dad in his last few days on this earth,but I no he is in a better place now and I’m thankful phoenix and I got to hug him tell him how much we love him #restinpeacedaddy? http://www.st-gemma.co.uk/onlinedonation