George Michael
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George Michael: 'I don’t have an ego problem'

This week, George Michael releases his 10th album. We revisit an 1986 NME interview - taken from Rock’s Backpages - where the singer discusses everything from the tangled web of Wham!’s demise, Dirty Den and the end of mankind

Sun on Sunday scoop on George Michael and drugs has a long pedigree

When is an exclusive not an exclusive? Answer: when it is claimed by the Sun on Sunday. At the weekend it splashed on a George Michael "exclusive" that "revealed" he had given up drugs after a "death scare." It reported that "in his first print interview in five years" the singer told of his epiphany following a bout of pneumonia in Vienna in 2011. Fair enough. Good for George. And well done to ...

Michael Cornelius, a faithful servant TILL DEATH

GEORGE TOWN - The name Michael Cornelius Selvam Vellu may not be as famous as the man he was serving - renowned lawyer Karpal Singh…

George Michael: I'm the luckiest man on earth

George Michael feels blessed to have had such a successful career and claims he is ''the luckiest man on earth.''The 50-year-old singer, who has...

George Michael beats Kylie Minogue in British album chart battle

LONDON (Reuters) - Singer George Michael racked up his seventh British number one album on Sunday as "Symphonica" took top spot in the charts, beating off competition from Australian pop diva Kylie Minogue, the Official Charts Company said. Michael's first new album in nearly 10 years outsold Minogue's "Kiss Me Once" by 20,000 copies in a battle between two artists with a record of British chart ...

George Michael tops charts

George Michael's comeback album "Symphonica" has soared to the top of the U.K. music charts, scoring him his seventh solo number one. The singer's first album in 10 years beat out Kylie Minogue's "Kiss Me Once" for the coveted number one spot, and the singer is overwhelmed by the fan support.

George Michael 'Symphonica' Review: A Showman In The Perfect Setting Of The Palais Garnier In Paris

Watching George Michael sing in Paris on BBC1 last night, the first contemporary artist EVER to be invited to perform at the Palais Garnier Opera House, I was reminded just how far he'd come. With his note-perfect Symphonica orchestra behind him, George's voice was richer, deeper and more nuanced than ever before. And this was AFTER his bout with pneumonia, a disease whose very mention is enough ...

George Michael beats Kylie in chart

George Michael's Symphonica beats Kylie Minogue's Kiss Me Once to the top of the UK album chart.

Michael ‘a faithful servant to master’ Karpal

Michael Cornelius, who died in the crash together with Karpal Singh, is from Vellore Tamil Nadu.

George Michael: the superstar who doesn't take life too seriously | Observer profile

Back with a new album, the singer has never craved public sympathy over his arrests and even his brushes with death Over the years, a careful saboteur has been at work, undermining the glittering showbusiness career of George Michael. Frequently using the cover of night, yet sometimes speaking out boldly in broad daylight, a determined soul has been doing his best to topple the superstar. There ...


George Michael (born Georgios Kyriacos Panayiotou on June 25, 1963 in East Finchley, London, England) is an English pop musician of English/Greek Cypriot ancestry. Michael began his career by forming a band called The Executive together with his best friend Andrew Ridgeley, a fellow pupil at Bushey Meads School, though it did not survive for long. It wasn't until he formed the duo Wham! together again with Ridgeley in 1981 that the success came for the band.

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