Michael achieved seven number one singles in the UK and eight number one songs on the Billboard Hot 100 in the US, including "Careless Whisper" and "Praying for Time".
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.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!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.
In 2004, the Radio Academy named Michael the most played artist on British radio during the period 1984–2004.
The documentary A Different Story (released in 2005) covered his career and personal life.
Fadi is currently a celebrity hairdresser who has reportedly worked with clients including Naomi Campbell, Emily Blunt and the Pussy Cat Dolls.
He also enjoys photography and often shares his work on his Flickr account.
“If he hadn’t been around, I think my life would have been in danger, in terms of me.