George Michael Passes on Christmas Day 2016

George Michael Passes on Christmas Day 2016

Alli Getchell, Editor

George Michael of the hit 80’s musical group, Wham!, recently passed away on December 25. It is claimed by Michael’s manager that the death was caused by heart failure.

In 1981-1986, George Michael and Andrew Ridgeley, formed a musical duo called Wham!. Their hit songs consisted of ‘Careless Whisperer’, ‘Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go’, ‘Club Tropicana’, and of course, ‘Last Christmas’.

In 1987, Michael began his solo career and continued to produce hit songs throughout the 80’s, including going on concert tours.

Throughout the years, George Michael had many accomplishments in the music industry, and was loved and adored by millions of fans. George Michael will be missed, but not forgotten.