Singer superstar George Michael died at his home at the age of 53
Star, who began his career with Wham! The propaganda in the 1980s, and was a great success individually as a performer, “passed away peacefully” in the Christmas Day holiday in the appeal, Oxfordshire.
He said his manager, Michael Lippman he died of a heart attack.
Former Wham! He said the band colleague Andrew Ridgely he was “saddened by the loss of my beloved friend.”
He said the writing on Twitter,
referring to Michael as the “YOG”, a nickname for “Yours Only George acceptance”: “Remember, his loved ones and his friends, the world of music, and the whole world 4EVER members of his family xx.”
Michael’s family announced the news of his death in a statement released through the singer’s publicity.
He said in a statement “with great sadness that we can confirm beloved son,
brother and friend George passed away peacefully at home during the Christmas holiday period.”
“The family will be asked to respect their privacy at this difficult and emotional time. There will be no further comment at this stage.”
She called the South Central Ambulance Service in the property of Michael at 13:42 GMT. Thames Valley Police also attended, and Michael was confirmed dead at the scene.
He added: “At this stage are dealing with the death unexplained but not suspicious post-mortem will be conducted in a timely manner.”
Wreath small heart of a rose among the greeting was left outside the front door of the house, Michael, a chapter on the banks of the River Thames property.
Michael, who was born Georgios Kyriacos Panayiotou in north London,
has sold more than 100 million albums throughout his career that spanned nearly four decades.
First found fame with schoolfriend Ridgely in the duo Wham! – To reach number one in the singles charts in the United Kingdom four occasions.
One of the most enduring band festival last Christmas songs, and is currently number 16 in the singles chart, UK.
The song was released originally in 1984,
the largest single sale is not to get to number one.
Kept out a spot on the graph for the highest band aid by Do they know that Christmas holiday,
which appeared in fact Michael.
It came solo albums, including faith selling several million in 1987.
Follow-up to listen without prejudice to the folder.
1 sale of faith in the United Kingdom but led to Michael loses a lawsuit to name the Sony record on dissatisfaction with the way in which the album was marketed.