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26/12/1998 The Spice Girls score their eighth UK #1 single with "Goodbye"

Goodbye was written by the Spice Girls, Richard Stannard and Matt Rowe. It became the Spice Girls' 1st song without the vocals of Geri Halliwell. The single made the group the 1st act to have 3 consecutive Christmas number-one singles since The Beatles in 1965.


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