Piers: “Hopefully when Geri gets asked she won’t deny it, because it was just a fun thing.”Several days later, Geri did exactly that, via a statement from her rep claiming the rumour was “disappointing”.It continued: “She would like [the fans] to know that what has been reported recently is simply not true.”While Geri is definitely straight, Mel B has always been open about her sexuality and the fact that her past has included other women.In her 2018 autobiography, Brutally Honest, she made a reference to “a very beautiful, loving, five-year relationship” that she’d had with a woman.Unlike her comments about Geri, Mel stated she would never spill the beans about her long-term female partner’s identity.”I will never, ever discuss [who it was] because she was extremely private and I will always respect that,” she wrote..