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Elton John To Sing At George Michael's Funeral - Report

The Rocket Man star was an old friend of George's, with the pair previously teaming up on 1991 song Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me. Following the former Wham! star's sudden death aged...

George Michael's Family Thankful For 'Many, Many Kind Words' Of Condolence

The former Wham! frontman died at his home in Oxfordshire, England on Christmas Day after reportedly suffering from heart failure, aged 53. The Faith hitmaker's publicist confirmed the tragic news at the...

Boy George Longed For George Michael To Return To Music

The former Wham! frontman passed away peacefully from heart failure aged 53 on Christmas Day (25Dec16) and countless stars have been paying tribute.Culture Club singer George, who rose to fame in the '80s like Michael,...

Sam Smith Pays Homage To George Michael

Sam Smith has credited George Michael for helping to shape him as an artist. The 'Stay With Me' singer broke his social media silence on Monday (26.12.16) - his first post since June -...

Fans Leave Tributes For George Michael At His Home

Fans have been leaving tributes to George Michael at his Oxfordshire home since his tragic death on Christmas Day (25.12.16).The singer passed away ''peacefully at his home'' in Goring-on-Thames at the age of 53 and...

George Michael Dies Aged 53

George Michael has died at the age of 53.The pop legend passed away at his home in Goring-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, South East England, on Christmas Day (25.12.16).George's publicist confirmed the sad news, saying in a statement:...

George Michael Dead At 53

The Wham! frontman "passed away peacefully”, in his sleep on 25 December (16) at his Oxfordshire, England home, his publicist has confirmed. "It is with great sadness that we can confirm our beloved son, brother...

George Michael Appeals To Fans For Tv Documentary Footage

It was first reported last year (15) that the Faith singer and his Wham! partner Andrew Ridgeley would be the subjects of a documentary to mark the 30th anniversary of the duo's final...

George Michael Planning Comeback Tour - Report

The music icon has been in touch with insurance companies about touring again, according to Britain's The Sun newspaper. "Friends said he was scared and had lost his confidence. But if...

Jail Worker Faces Prison For Selling George Michael Stories

Amanda Watts passed information on to journalists at The Sun which led to five articles about the former Wham! star appearing in print while he was serving an eight-week sentence at Highpoint Prison...

Former Wham! Manager Jazz Summers Dies

Summers, who also worked with the Scissor Sisters, Badly Drawn Boy and Klaxons, was famous for helping George Michael and Andrew Ridgeley's Wham! break the U.S. in 1985, and become the first western...

Wham! Set To Reunite For 30-Year Anniversary - Report

Michael and Ridgeley will be joined by backing singers Shirley Holliman and Pepsi DeMACque for a show to mark the band's last concert at Wembley Stadium in 1986. The Wake Me...

George Michael Taken To Hospital After Collapse

George Michael was taken to hospital after collapsing at his home. The 'Careless Whisper' hitmaker was treated by paramedics at his north London mansion for four hours on May 22 due to a mystery illness...

George Michael Embarrassed By Blonde Locks

George Michael is embarrassed by the fact he had blonde hair in the 1980s. The 'Faith' hitmaker - who shot to fame alongside Andrew Ridgeley as a member of Wham! - also finds it 'cringe'...

Slade Earn Over £500k In Christmas Royalties

Slade frontman Noddy Holder has earned over £500,000 in royalties for his festive hit 'Merry Christmas Everybody'.The band's 1973 single 'Merry Christmas Everybody' has become a firm favourite during the festive season and is set...

Ariana Grande To Release A Christmas Tune Every Week Throughout The Holidays

Pop sensation Ariana Grande is giving fans a few early Christmas treats this year (13) - she'll be releasing a new festive tune every Monday between 19 November (13) and 25 December (13).The actress and...

Leona Lewis Lands Movie Role

British singer Leona Lewis is set to star in a new movie-musical featuring the hits of Madonna, Wham! and Cyndi Lauper.The U.K. film, which also stars comedienne Katy Brand, will be titled Holiday! and will...

Seatbelt-less George Michael Broke Law But Won't Be Charged

The police investigation into the events that lead to George Michael's near-fatal accident on the M1 motorway has concluded: "no further action will be taken" after witnesses' statements were taken.The 49 year-old singer, who wasn't...

George Michael Leaves Hospital

George Michael has been released from hospital 13 days after falling from a moving car. The 49-year-old singer sustained head injuries when he fell out of a Range Rover at 70mph on the M1 motorway...

True Horror Of George Michael's Car Accident Revealed

George Michael is being treated in hospital after falling out of a moving car on a motorway.The 'Careless Whisper' hitmaker is currently under observation in a London facility following his accident last week - which...

George Michael Still In Hospital

George Michael is still in hospital after his car accident.The 49-year-old singer is being kept under medical supervision in a specialist trauma centre in London after sustaining head injuries last week when he fell out...

Taylor Swift Believes In Santa

Taylor Swift believes in Santa Claus.The 23-year-old singer - who is dating One Direction hunk Harry Styles - thinks people won't receive gifts if they aren't open to the belief that presents are delivered by...

George Michael Cancels Australian Leg Of His Tour Due To “Major Anxiety” After Struggle With Pneumonia

In the aftermath of his life-threatening condition of pneumonia late last year, George Michael has been forced, by his mental ill-health, to cancel the final leg of his worldwide tour in Australia. Although Michael,...

George Michael Plays To Hospital Staff At Vienna Show

George Michael has resumed his tour in Vienna, after being treated for pneumonia in the city last year, reports the Bbc.The singer thanked the doctors that treated his near-fatal affliction in the Austrian capital last...

Adele 'Too Emotional' To Perform Winehouse Cover For George Michael

Adele was "too emotional" to sing one of Amy Winehouse's songs at an Elizabeth Taylor tribute concert, George Michael has revealed. In an interview with Heart 106.2, the singer explained that he had approached Adele...

George Michael Awoke From Coma With West Country Accent

George Michael woke from his three week coma with a strong West Country accent, the singer has revealed on Radio 2.The former Wham! frontman revealed to Chris Evans on his breakfast show that he had...

George Michael Completes Music Video With Moss

George Michael has completed his new music video with Kate Moss.The singer stars alongside the supermodel in the promo for his song 'White Light' and he has posted a 20-second clip on YouTube which shows...

George Michael Dismisses Wham! Reunion Rumours

A representative for British singer George Michael has dismissed rumours he's planning to reform Wham! for a one-off reunion concert.2012 marks 30 years since the duo - Michael and Andrew Ridgeley - released its first...

Careless Whisper: George Michael Denies Wham! Reunion Reports

George Michael has denied any rumors that Wham are to be getting back together after reports broke in the UK's Daily Mirror newspaper suggesting that he and Andrew Ridgeley were set to bring back one...

George Michael Throws Cold Water On Wham! Reunion

According to the former's spokeswoman, rumours that George Michael and Andrew Ridgeley are reuniting for a one off gig to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the release of their first hit with Wham are baseless...

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