George Michael Tour 2018 Tickets & Dates
George Michael Info
Georgios Kyriacos Panayiotou (25 June 1963– 25 December 2016), well-known expertly as George Michael, was an English vocalist, songwriter, document manufacturer, and also philanthropist that increased to popularity as a member of the music duo Wham! He was widely known for his work in the 1980s and also 1990s, consisting of hit singles such as “Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go” and also “Last Xmas”, and also cds such as Belief (1987) and also Pay Attention Without Prejudice Vol. 1 (1990 ).
At the time of his fatality, Michael had actually marketed over 120 million documents worldwide. Michael as a solo musician sold greater than 80 million documents worldwide, making him among the very popular songs musicians. He sold an additional 30 million records with Wham!. His debut solo cd Faith offered greater than 25 million duplicates. Michael accomplished 7 top singles in the UK as well as eight number one songs on the Signboard Hot 100 in the US, including “Reckless Whisper” and also “Wishing Time”. He places amongst the best-selling British acts of all time, as well as in 2008, Michael was rated 40th on Billboard’s listing of the Greatest Hot 100 Musicians of All Time. Michael won various songs honors throughout his 30-year job, consisting of 3 Brit Awards– he won Best British Man two times, four MTV Video Songs Awards, six Ivor Novello Awards, 3 American Songs Honors, and 2 Grammy Awards from 8 nominations. Michael, that appeared as gay in 1998, was an active LGBT legal rights advocate and HIV/AIDS charity fundraising event.