Former Spice Girl Emma Bunton Engaged

Emma Bunton, who rose to the top of the charts with girl group The Spice Girls, is now on top of the world after accepting a proposal from her love of the past 11 years, Jade Jones.

Celebrating her 35th birthday on January 22, 2011, the bride-to-be– who can currently be heard each Saturday as she hosts a UK radio program on Heart FM– received from the one-time lead singer of the boy band Damage the gift of a diamond engagement ring. The pop icon proudly showed off the sparkler the following day as she announced the happy news to fans while fulfilling her duty as a judge on Dancing on Ice, The Daily Mail reports.

Also taking to Twitter to relay the message of her impending marriage, the entertainer posted a Twitpic of her sparkler, stating: “Yahooooo I’m Engaged! Love you Jade! I’m a very happy lady!!” As well wishes poured in on the social networking site (including a Tweet from former band mate Melanie Chisholm, who declared “Mrs. Jones!!! Congratulations to you both and Beau and Bump. Love you all x x x”) Bunton replied “Thank you for all your lovely messages, I haven’t stopped smiling for days!!!!”

Presently awaiting the arrival of a second bundle of joy, former Baby Spice and her prospective groom have yet to announce a date when the “2 Become 1” in the bonds of matrimony.

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