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George Michael Statue Objected By Conservationists

A statue outside the home of the late George Michael has been met by objections from conservationists.The former Wham! star was found dead in his home in Highgate, in north London, last Christmas Day (25.12.16)...

Andrew Ridgeley's Heartbreak Over George Michael's Death

Andrew Ridgeley ''cried like [he'd] never cried before'' when he learned George Michael had died.The 54-year-old singer admitted it was an ''overwhelming shock'' to learn his former Wham! bandmate had passed away on Christmas Day...

George Michael Didn't Come Out To Protect His Family

George Michael ''stayed in the closet'' to protect his family.The 'Freedom' singer - who passed away on December 25, 2016 of natural causes - decided to wait to reveal his sexuality to make sure his...

George Michael Knew He'd Be Famous

George Michael was ''convinced'' he would be famous.The 'Faith' singer - who tragically passed away on Christmas Day (25.12.16) at the age of 53 - began his music career as a member of pop duo...

George Michael 'Lonely' Before Coming Out

George Michael was ''terribly lonely'' before coming out as gay.The late former Wham! frontman - who tragically passed away on Christmas Day (25.12.16) at the age of 53 - came out in 1998 but had...

George Michael Tribute Concert Shelved

George Michael's family have blocked plans for a tribute concert in his honour.The 'Praying For Time' hitmaker - who died at the age of 53 last December - had been due to be honoured by...

Geri Horner Done With Pop Stardom?

Geri Horner has ''moved on'' from being a pop star.The 45-year-old former Spice Girls singer - who has daughter Bluebell, 11, from a past relationship and nine-month-old son Monty with her husband Christian Horner, as...

Sam Smith Wants To Be Next George Michael

Sam Smith wants to be the next George Michael. The 'Too Good At Goodbyes' hitmaker has been a fan of the late Wham! star and gay icon since he was a youngster, and admits his...

Boy George Has An Unreleased George Michael Duet

Boy George has revealed he has an unreleased George Michael duet the pair recorded together - but he has no plans to make it public.The 56-year-old Culture Club singer recorded 'Freedom', a studio version of...

Adele, Abba And Katy Perry Songs Banned From Karaoke

Adele, Abba, and Katy Perry songs feature on a list of tracks that have been banned from being performed at Karaoke. The London born star's smash hit single 'Hello', Abba's 'Dancing Queen' and Katy's 'Roar'...

Michael Jackson Wanted Advice From Blue

Michael Jackson asked Simon Webbe for songwriting advice.The late King of Pop turned to the Blue singer - whose band have duetted with the likes of Sir Elton John, Stevie Wonder and Angie Stone -...

George Michael Put Career Before Music

George Michael didn't think he could lead a ''full gay life'' and be dedicated to his music.The 'Freedom' singer - who tragically passed away last December aged 53 - admitted in an interview recorded shortly...

George Michael: Anselmo Feleppa 'Changed' Me

George Michael's relationship with Anselmo Feleppa ''changed'' him as a person.The 'Faith' hitmaker was devastated when his first love passed away in March 1993, admitting everything went ''blurry for a long time'' following Anselmo's death...

Adele To Open George Michael Documentary With Moving Cover

Adele will pay tribute to the late George Michael with a heartfelt version of his hit single 'Fastlove' in his upcoming posthumous documentary 'Freedom'.The 29-year-old singer will be seen performing the track during the opening...

George Michael Says His Life Was A 'Waste Of Time' In New Documentary

George Michael describes his life as a ''waste of time'' in a new documentary. The iconic singer - who died on Christmas Day (25.12.16) last year - expresses regret about his life and admits he...

Sheridan Smith Covers Cilla Black On New Album

Sheridan Smith's debut album includes a cover of 'Anyone Who Had A Heart' by Cilla Black - who she played in the 2014 TV series 'Cilla'.The 36-year-old actress is bringing out her first LP, entitled...

George Michael's Death Shocked Pals

George Michael's death was a ''massive shock'' to his friends because he'd been feeling ''good'' before his passing.The 'Freedom' singer passed away from natural causes at the age of 53 last Christmas Day (25.12.16) and...

George Michael Pays Tribute To First Boyfriend In New Documentary

George Michael is to be heard talking about his first boyfriend in a new documentary.The 'Careless Whisper' hitmaker - who was found dead at his home on Christmas Day (25.12.16) aged 53 - came out...

How The Music Industry Is Honouring George Michael This Year

It has now been a week since we heard the incredible reworking of George Michael's song 'Fantasy' featuring Nile Rodgers on the radio, but that's certainly not the last we'll hear of him as the...

Nile Rodgers Had 'Mixed Feelings' About Remixing George Michael's Fantasy

Nile Rodgers had ''mixed feelings'' about remixing George Michael's song 'Fantasy'.The Chic legend couldn't sleep last night ahead of the track's first play on BBC Radio 2 on Thursday morning (07.09.17) because he was nervous...

'Fantasy' By The Late George Michael And Nile Rodgers Has Fans In Tears

A previously unreleased track by George Michael premiered on the radio this morning, and fans were left extremely emotional by it despite the fact that it's a thoroughly upbeat dance number. 'Fantasy' featuring Nile Rodgers...

Unreleased George Michael Song To Premiere On Thursday Morning

A previously unheard track from the late George Michael will make its world premiere on BBC Radio 2 this week, it has been confirmed.Chris Evans’ breakfast show will give the unreleased track its first ever...

George Michael's First Posthumous Single To Get Radio Play

George Michael's first posthumous single will be unveiled on Thursday (07.09.18).The 'Careless Whisper' singer - who tragically passed away on December 25, 2016, at the age of 53 - will have his voice grace the...

The Late George Michael's Dog Pines After Him

The late George Michael's dog is pining after his owner. The 'Father Figure' hitmaker tragically passed away on Christmas Day last year aged 53 years old, and almost nine months after the music legend passed...

George Michael Played Cupid To Shirlie And Martin Kemp

Shirlie Holliman will forever be grateful to George Michael for playing matchmaker between her and her husband Martin Kemp.Pop icon George - who died in bed last Christmas Day (25.12.16) - set up his Wham!...

Adam Lambert Pays Tribute To George Michael

Adam Lambert performed a three-song tribute to George Michael at a charity show. The 35-year-old singer praised the late star - who died on Christmas Day (25.12.16) last year aged 53 - as having a...

Shaun Ryder Affected By Celebrity Deaths

George Michael's death reminded Shaun Ryder how important it is to maintain a healthy lifestyle in your 50s.The Happy Mondays frontman was shocked to hear the Wham! singer had passed away on Christmas Day (25.12.16)...

Will Young Turned Down George Michael Kiss

Will Young was left seething when his record label asked him to kiss George Michael at the BRIT Awards. The 38-year-old singer's team were trying to get him into the music ceremony one year and...

Fadi Fawaz Pens Poem To Deal With George Michael's Death

George Michael's ex-partner Fadi Fawaz has penned a poem about the day he discovered the singer dead at home on Christmas Day.The 44-year-old stylist took to Twitter on Friday evening (14.07.17) to share the four-verse...

Nile Rodgers Shares New Details On George Michael Song

Nile Rodgers is still working on George Michael's comeback single. The pair had been collaborating on new music for George last year, before he passed away suddenly at his home in England, but legendary producer...

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