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December 29, 2016 solidvybz 0 Comments Category :



Georgios Kyriacos Panayiotou, professionally known as George Michael has died at the age 53 (25 June 1963-25 December 2016).
The popular English pop star first stepped into the lime light as a member of Wham!, a band he formed with is high school friend Andrew Ridgeley in 1984.
Michael stole the heart of music lover in his debut solo album (Faith) which sold over 20 million copies worldwide in 1987.
Michael’s achieved seven number one singles in the UK and eight number one hits on the Billboard Hot 100 in the US, including "Careless Whisper" and "Freedom! '90". He ranks among the best-selling British acts of all time, ranked by Billboard magazine as the 40th- mostsuccessfull artist ever







Michael won various music awards throughout his 30-year career, including three Brit Awards. he won Best British Male twice, four MTV Video Music Awards, four Ivor Novello Awards, three American Music Awards, and two Grammy Awards from eight nominations.
Michael died in his bed at his home in Goring-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, aged 53. He was found dead by his partner Fadi Fawaz on Christmas morning, 25 December 2016.
No cause of death was immediately determined, although his manager Michael Lippman said that heart failure was the cause of death, and that Michael "passed away peacefully." A post-mortem was to be undertaken to determine the exact cause of death. He is survived by his father and two sisters.
In its obituary of Michael, the BBC described him as a "pop superstar" and wrote, "Blessed with good looks and a fine singing voice, his stage presence made him a favourite on the live concert circuit as he matured from teen idol to long term stardom."





Michael won various music awards throughout his 30-year career, including three Brit Awards. he won Best British Male twice, four MTV Video Music Awards, four Ivor Novello Awards, three American Music Awards, and two Grammy Awards from eight nominations.
Michael died in his bed at his home in Goring-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, aged 53. He was found dead by his partner Fadi Fawaz on Christmas morning, 25 December 2016.
No cause of death was immediately determined, although his manager Michael Lippman said that heart failure was the cause of death, and that Michael "passed away peacefully." A post-mortem was to be undertaken to determine the exact cause of death. He is survived by his father and two sisters.

In its obituary of Michael, the BBC described him as a "pop superstar" and wrote, "Blessed with good looks and a fine singing voice, his stage presence made him a favourite on the live concert circuit as he matured from teen idol to long term stardom."

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