Michelle Stephenson (right) failed to spice up her life when she was fired from singing with the Spice Girls because she didn't have the same flair for success as the other members.
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We probably know everything there is to know about the members of our favorite pop groups of yesteryear (some more than others! We still have the Spice Girls etched into our memories!)
But let's spare a thought for those original, forgotten, band members who made the big mistake - huge - of bowing out riiiight before the group hit the big time.
Click through to see what the band would look like had their errant members never left. We're sure they must be kicking themselves now!