It is with great sadness that we can confirm our beloved son, brother and friend George passed away peacefully at home over the Christmas period.The family would ask that their privacy be respected at this difficult and emotional time. Over the years, George Michael was involved in many relationships, but he was not married when he died.George Michael’s childhood pal Andros Georgiou talked to The Sun about when he and Michael found out that Feleppa died.He remembered: The day after Anselmo passed, my wife Jackie told me she was pregnant.His current boyfriend Fadi Fawaz is reported to have found Michael dead.In 2007, Michael confessed that: I used to sleep with women quite a lot in the Wham!“If he hadn’t been around, I think my life would have been in danger, in terms of me.
He ranks among the best-selling British acts of all time, and in 2008, Michael was ranked 40th on Billboards list of the Greatest Hot 100 Artists of All Time.
days but never felt it could develop into a relationship because I knew that, emotionally, I was a gay man.
I didn’t want to commit to them but I was attracted to them. In the 1990s, Michael engaged in a relationship with a dress designer named Anselmo Feleppa, who had HIV. Michael’s single “Jesus to a Child” is a tribute to the designer.
Georgios Kyriacos Panayiotou (25 June 1963 – 25 December 2016), known professionally as George Michael, was an English singer, songwriter, record producer, and philanthropist who rose to fame as a member of the music duo Wham!
He was best known for his work in the 1980s and 1990s, including hit singles such as "Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go" and "Last Christmas", and albums such as Faith (1987) and Listen Without Prejudice Vol. Up to the time of his death, Michael sold more than 115 million records worldwide, making him one of the best-selling music artists of all time.