on Monday it became known about death of the famous British singer George Michael, who died at the 54th year of life.
“it is With great sadness that we confirm that our beloved son, brother and friend George Michael died peacefully at home during the Christmas holidays,” he said. “His family would ask that their privacy be respected at this difficult and emotionally challenging time. At this stage, additional comments will not” — said the agent of the cult of the artist.
Despite the fact that UK police are treating the death of George Michael as mysterious, suspicious circumstances associated with the death of the singer is not identified.
Michael had died in the village of Goring-on-Thames in Oxfordshire, situated North-West of the British capital. The paramedics, who records the death of the singer, arrived at the house of a pop singer, located in this village, at 13:42 UK time (16:42 Moscow time) on Sunday.
But if directly in the UK on causes of death of the famous artist is not reported, the American edition of “Billboard” and “Hollywood reporter” was informed that George Michael was supposed to have died from acute heart failure, with no evidence, no refutation of this information has yet been received.
George Michael (real name Georgios panayiotou kyriacos) was born in London of immigrant parents from Cyprus, in the early 1980-ies has gained immense popularity when he began to speak as part of pop Duo Wham! together with his classmate Andrew Ridgeley. In 1986, the band broke up, but Michael continued his career as a solo artist.
the Hits of George Michael has repeatedly led tops the charts on both sides of the Atlantic. During Michael’s career in the Duo Wham! and as a solo artist has sold over 100 million albums with his recordings. The most famous songs Michael composed Wham! — Club Tropicana and Last Christmas, and solo — Careless Whisper, Faith, Freedom, Jesus to a child and others. In March next year to be released documentary film devoted to Michael’s work called Freedom.