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1/17/17-George Michael overdose

George Michael's cousin suspects the singer died from an accidental drugs overdose. The former Wham! front man passed away in December at his home in Oxfordshire, England at the age of 53. A postmortem examination proved "inconclusive" and further tests are being carried out. His cousin Andros Georgiou appeared on the BBC's Victoria Derbyshire show on Tuesday and revealed George was back on "hard drugs" towards the end of his […]

todayJanuary 17, 2017


6/15/15-George Michael in rehab

George Michael has reportedly checked himself into rehab. The 51-year-old "Careless Whisper" singer has a history of substance abuse, having gone to jail five years ago after pleading guilty to cannabis possession and driving under the influence of drugs. And according to German magazine Bild, George has admitted himself into Switzerland-based treatment facility The Kusnacht Practice to seek help once again for smoking excessive amounts of pot. Reports claim George […]

todayJune 15, 2015


7/28/14-Wham! Reunion?

George Michael and Andrew Ridgeley 'talked about a Wham! reunion'. George took part in a series of interviews to promote his single Feeling Good, which is a cover of Nina Simone's 1965 hit and will be released on August 11. The star revealed he has been in contact with his former band mate, speaking to Andrew 'earlier this year'. 'He came round and cooked. We were talking about a Wham! […]

todayJuly 28, 2014


1/20/14-New George Michael CD!

Global superstar George Michael continues his extraordinary career when he releases 'Symphonica', his sixth solo album, on March 17. 'Symphonica' was recorded during the tour of the same name of 2011 and '12 and was produced by the legendary Phil Ramone alongside George himself. Also on March 17, Symphonica's lead single 'Let Her Down Easy' will be released on iTunes/digital platforms accompanied by a new video directed by Vaughan Arnell. […]

todayJanuary 20, 2014


7/19/12 – George Michael's illness

George Michael had to learn to walk again after his battle with pneumonia. The singer was hospitalized with the illness while on tour in Vienna last year. He has opened up about the experience, explaining he fell ill while in the UK but didn't listen to calls for him to visit a doctor. He played shows for three more weeks, before eventually becoming so unwell he needed urgent help. Next […]

todayJuly 19, 2012


6/20/12 – Wham Reuniting!

Wham! are reportedly reuniting for a 'one-off pop extravaganza' to commemorate the 30th anniversary of their debut hit. George Michael and Andrew Ridgeley announced their decision to split in 1986, but according to British newspaper The Daily Mirror they have decided to reform to mark the special occasion. The publication says fans should expect a 'one-off pop extravaganza' from the musical duo.

todayJune 20, 2012