George Michael

What REALLY Went On Behind The Scenes, The Night Adele Gave The Brits The Finger

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 21.02.2017 | UK Entertainment

What The Viewer Saw: It was Adele’s big night. The 2012 Brit Awards saw her accept two big gongs, one for Best British Female, and then the biggie -...

Boy George Reveals The One Thing That Stopped Him Becoming Friends With George Michael

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 16.02.2017 | UK Entertainment

Boy George has revealed the one thing that stood in the way of he and the late George Michael becoming friends. The singer opened up about their long-...

Adele Opens Up About 'Devastating' Grammys Mishap

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 14.02.2017 | UK Entertainment

Adele has opened up about the unfortunate moment she was forced to restart her performance at the Grammys over the weekend, after getting off to a sha...

Adele Forced To Restart George Michael Grammys Tribute Due To Technical Issues

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 13.02.2017 | UK Entertainment

Adele was forced to restart her tribute to George Michael during this year’s Grammys, insisting she “couldn’t mess this up for him” when she w...

Elton John Pays Tribute To George Michael, Reveals The One Song He's Jealous Of

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 07.02.2017 | UK Entertainment

Elton John has paid moving tribute to his friend and musical peer George Michael, also revealing the one song by the late superstar that he’s jealou...

Boy George Explains 'Feud' With Longtime Rival George Michael

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 26.01.2017 | UK Entertainment

Boy George has opened up on the alleged long-running feud between him and George Michael, as they both became huge stars on the 1980s pop landscape. G...

Geri Horner Names Newborn Baby Boy After Her Close Friend George Michael

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 22.01.2017 | UK Entertainment

Geri Horner has paid tribute to her close friend George Michael who died last month, by naming her newborn baby boy after the singer. The former Spice...

Memories Of George Michael

Lisa Ven | Posted 13.01.2017 | UK Entertainment
Lisa Ven

I think as a true George Michael fan you're almost always braced for bad news - there's been a few bombshells over the years and his silence for the last year or so never really boded well as he loved a bit of interaction with the fans or lovelies as he calls us.

Touched By A Celebrity Death

David Spencer | Posted 10.01.2017 | UK Entertainment
David Spencer

I am not claiming to have been more upset than anyone else; but George Michael's sudden death affected me because he played a part in my life in a way that David Bowie, Prince or George Martin did not. So the next time the Grim Reaper comes calling for a celebrity, I will have sympathy for those that surprise me with their emotions rather than snigger and sneer.

QUIZ: How Many Of These UK 1983 Top 10 Artists Can You Spot From One Frame?

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 06.01.2017 | UK Entertainment

1983 was a great year... for pop, at least, according to tonight’s BBC Four documentary, celebrating all that was special in that era. In tonight...

George Michael: The Music Is All That Matters

Tom Cridland | Posted 11.01.2017 | UK Entertainment
Tom Cridland

It is thoroughly shameful that, in the wake of George Michael's hugely tragic passing on Christmas Day, the British tabloid media have chosen to publi...

Naomi Campbell Reveals What It Was Like Starring In George Michael's Iconic 'Freedom' Video

The Huffington Post | Rachel McGrath | Posted 05.01.2017 | UK Entertainment

Naomi Campbell has recalled her fond memories of working with longtime pal George Michael, revealing what it was like filming his iconic ‘Freedom ...

James Corden Pays Emotional Tribute To George Michael On ‘The Late Late Show’

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 04.01.2017 | UK Entertainment

James Corden has paid an emotional tribute to George Michael as he returned to host ‘The Late Late Show’ after the Christmas break. As he opened t...

Spinning The Wheel: A Prophecy Of Things To Come

Paul Marshall | Posted 04.01.2017 | UK Entertainment
Paul Marshall

Less than 48 hours before George Michael died, I was in a dark, hot and extremely sweaty underground room, almost dungeon like in its appearance. Alon...

George Michael Anonymously Helped This Woman Become A Mother

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 03.01.2017 | UK Parents

George Michael anonymously donated money to a woman so she could pay for fertility treatment, after he saw her on ‘This Morning’, it has been reve...

Sexism And Death Trumps 2016

Amy Howerska | Posted 02.01.2017 | UK Politics
Amy Howerska

At some point in 2016, I went to sleep and woke up in an episode of Black Mirror. I think I can mark the point at which this happened, it was morning,...

Time For 2017

Dr Diahanne Rhiney | Posted 31.12.2016 | UK
Dr Diahanne Rhiney

I believe that despite all the imbalance around us, we need to position ourselves in a steady spot and remember that, as human beings, we have endured and overcome so many things. As tough as it may seem now, we will survive Trump and Brexit too.

When The Hamster Trumped George Michael

Joshua Hepple | Posted 30.12.2016 | UK Entertainment
Joshua Hepple

Trump and Hammond do not operate in a vacuum and are very much responding to the public. Trump knows what his supporters want to hear and he gives them it. Hammond and his cronies apply the same formula. The world will always have individuals who are not the best or most diverse.

George Michael - All Its Sad Goodbyes

Bennett Arron | Posted 30.12.2016 | UK Entertainment
Bennett Arron

Of all the celebrity deaths this year, and there really has been an unprecedented amount, the passing of George Michael has upset me the most. I happened to mention this on Social Media - which is of course the way we now express our feelings - and I was greeted with "Well, he wasn't as talented as Prince" or "He was no Bowie"

George Michael Post-Mortem 'Inconclusive', Police Confirm

The Huffington Post | Rachel McGrath | Posted 30.12.2016 | UK Entertainment

A post-mortem examination into the cause of George Michael’s death has been inconclusive, Thames Valley Police have confirmed. Their statement adds...

2016 Was A Good Year

Jessica Huie MBE | Posted 30.12.2016 | UK
Jessica Huie MBE

Not defined by ethnicity and history but unquestionably heavily influenced. Understanding that the story of black and white division through time is not always black and white.

There's One Piece Of Comforting News For George Michael's Fans

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 30.12.2016 | UK Entertainment

For the many fans of George Michael still coming to terms with the loss of the superstar, there is some small solace to be had in coming months. At t...

'Don't Call George A Wham! Singer' - Andrew Ridgeley Makes Huge Gesture For Lifelong Pal

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 29.12.2016 | UK Entertainment

George Michael’s former band mate Andrew Ridgeley has revealed the depth of their friendship of five decades, with his strong and somewhat unexpecte...

Elton John Breaks Down As He Makes Emotional Musical Tribute To Pal George Michael

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 29.12.2016 | UK Entertainment

George Michael’s death has brought sorrow to the world of music - evident on the face of Elton John, when he returned to the stage on Wednesday. Th...

Listen, Again: Why George Michael's Pop Masterpiece Will Rightly Be Reappraised

Dan Tickner | Posted 28.12.2016 | UK Entertainment
Dan Tickner

One of the final acts of George Michael's creative life was to oversee both the re-issue and re-evaluation of perhaps his most misunderstood, yet greatest pieces of work. Listen Without Prejudice Vol. 1 was released to a changing world - musically and otherwise - in the autumn of 1990, wrong-footing critics and fans alike.