London: Former Spice Girls Mel B has called herself a "fighter" as she has always been determined to stay strong and overcome her issues.
The 39-year-old singer's marriage to her husband of seven years, Stephen Belafonte, is reported to be on the rocks. following a series of rows, reported Contactmusic.
"I am a fighter, I'm proud of what I've achieved, not just in my career but as a woman. I've been through many ups and downs and I've come out of it a stronger person," she said.
Rumours surrounding her troubled marriage have been circulating since she was rushed to hospital last week with abdominal pain which forced her to miss the 'X Factor'.
Some viewers suggested that the judge had visible bruises on her face and scars on her arms when she returned to the show.
However, her music producer husband has reacted furiously to the claims and admitted that they had been arguing but he would never do anything to hurt the singer.