Heartbreaking Details Revealed About George Michael's Death

Written by Ana Krneta
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George Michael was born Georgios Kyriacos Panayiotou in East Finchley, London. His career began when he was a member of the musical duo Wham!. Some of his most famous hit songs include ‘Last Christmas’, ‘Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go,’ and ‘Careless Whisper.’ Throughout his long career, he sold more than 100 million records globally.

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‘Billboard’ magazine ranked him as the 40th-most successful artist ever. He won three Brit Awards, four MTV Video Music Awards, and two Grammy awards on top of many others during his career. His last tour went from 2006 to 2009, his worldwide 25 Live tour which was his first in 15 years.

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‘Faith’ was released in 1987 and was his first solo album. Beyond his musical legacy, George Michael also leaves behind his activist legacy; a champion for equal rights for the LGBTQ community as well as investing his time and money for HIV/ AIDS charity. Since his passing, numerous charities have revealed that the singer was quietly giving them loads of money over the years. The founder of Childline disclosed that the artist had quietly donated millions over the years and given the charity all the royalties from his 1996 hit single ‘Jesus to a Child’. The world lost a great man, who was kind and talented much too soon. Rest easy, George Michael.

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‘Faith’ was released in 1987 and was his first solo album. Beyond his musical legacy, George Michael also leaves behind his activist legacy; a champion for equal rights for the LGBTQ community as well as investing his time and money for HIV/ AIDS charity. Since his passing, numerous charities have revealed that the singer was quietly giving them loads of money over the years. The founder of Childline disclosed that the artist had quietly donated millions over the years and given the charity all the royalties from his 1996 hit single ‘Jesus to a Child’. The world lost a great man, who was kind and talented much too soon. Rest easy, George Michael.

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