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11 July 1966|
|Died||18 January 1990(aged 23)|
|Associated acts||Mel and Kim|
Appleby was born in Hackney, London to a Jamaican father and a white British mother. Appleby initially worked as a glamour model (in 1987 she did a photo shoot for Mayfair) and then joined her sister Kim Appleby to form Mel and Kim, enjoying considerable chart success during the mid and late 1980s.
- Mayfair, 22:1, London, 1987