No. 47 – Space Girls

Jason Brashill’s prog 1062 cover debuting Space Girls* vs. The Spice Girls (pictured here in 2008)

Formed in 1994 The Spice Girls consisted of (left to right) Melanie Chisholm (Sporty Spice), Victoria Beckham [née Adams] (Posh Spice), Geri Halliwell (Ginger Spice), Melanie Brown (Scary Spice) and Emma Bunton (Baby Spice)

Their debut single Wannabe reached number one in 37 countries in 1996 and established them as a global phenomenon

*universally agreed not to be one of 2000 AD‘s finest moments