Born in London on 25th June 1963 Georgios Kyriacos Panayiotou became an idols of the 80’s when he and school friend, Andrew Ridgeley, formed the pop group Wham! in 1981. He later went on to forge a successful career as a solo artist. Sadly George Michael died at his home on Christmas Day 2016 aged just 53 years. His publicist said in a statement. ‘The family would ask that their privacy be respected at this difficult and emotional time. There will be no further comment at this stage,’.
Hits like ‘Last Christmas and ‘Wake Me Up Before You Go Go’ made Wham one of the most successful pop duos in history. .
R.I.P George x