Superstarul britanic George Michael a murit la varsta de 53 de ani
Superstarul britanic George Michael a murit la varsta de 53 de ani din cauza unui infarct; politia a declarat ca cele intamplate sunt "unexplained but not suspicious."
Artistul pop a murit in liniste, acasa la el in Goring, Anglia, dupa cum declara familia acestuia.
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, a spus familia vedetei intr-un comunicat eliberat de Thames Valley Police.
The family would ask that their privacy be respected at this difficult and emotional time. There will be no further comment at this stage.
PR-ul sau, Cindi Berger, a spus ca George nu era bolnav. Managerul cantaretului, Michael Lippman, a declarat ca Michael a murit din cauza unui infarct.
Thames Valley Police were called to a property in Goring-on-Thames shortly before 2pm Christmas Day. Sadly, a 53-year-old man was confirmed deceased at the scene. The singer's death is being treated as "unexplained but not suspicious" and that a post mortem will be undertaken "in due course, a declarat politia.
Mai multe personalitati din muzica au adus un tribut acestuia, iar Michael s-a alaturat artistilor care s-au stins in acest an - Prince, David Bowie si Leonard Cohen.
Sir Elton John a postat o fotografie pe Instagram alaturi de artist, in dreptul careia a notat:
I am in deep shock. I have lost a beloved friend - the kindest, most generous soul and a brilliant artist. My heart goes out to his family and all of his fans.
Michael, pe numele sau real Georgios Kyriacos Panayiotou, a vandut peste 100 de milioane de albume in cariera lui muzicala.