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Old 12-26-2016, 03:02 AM
 
Location: Los Angeles
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This is my favourite song of his - showcases his brilliant voice so beautifully.
RIP George Michael


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1FA7OuuL3h4
Beautiful. Thanks for that.

RIP George
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Old 12-26-2016, 03:38 AM
 
Location: Great Britain
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Anyone remember Andrew Ridgeley?
Ridgeley married Keren Woodward of 80's group Bananarama and the family live on a farm in Cornwall.

Sad to hear of George Michaels untimely death - RIP.
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Old 12-26-2016, 06:04 AM
 
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You left out Glenn Frey of the Eagles.


Yeah, I'm still not over that one.

Crappy year.

RIP to all of them.
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Old 12-26-2016, 06:27 AM
 
Location: Austin
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While a beautiful and successful musician, George never came across in interviews as happy or content in his adult life. Just the opposite. He must have had a lifelong fight with powerful demons. And like too many amazing entertainers, those demons finally won. Only 53....way too young.
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Old 12-26-2016, 08:26 AM
 
Location: San Francisco Bay Area
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RIP, George.
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Old 12-26-2016, 08:31 AM
 
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I JUST HEARD THIS!!!

53. That's not that old.

I'm kinda sad.

R.I.P. George Michael.
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Old 12-26-2016, 08:32 AM
 
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George Michael was Boy George, right?

Let's all remember his upbeat, fun songs.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JmcA9LIIXWw
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Old 12-26-2016, 09:13 AM
 
Location: Wonderland
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George Michael was Boy George, right?

Let's all remember his upbeat, fun songs.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JmcA9LIIXWw
Please tell me you're kidding.
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Old 12-26-2016, 09:25 AM
 
Location: Prescott Arizona
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Sad year for all the legends of music who've passed, no doubt.

Unfortunately, some people will say AIDS before the body even goes cold if the person in question was gay. It's like a knee-jerk reaction, sadly.
I wouldn't say AIDs because he was gay, but you have to admit that a gay male celebrity that was a known drug abuser mysteriously passing at his age puts AIDs right at the top of the list. I'm going to say no because they're saying heart failure. I think it's drug related. Had the said pneumonia, I would probably guess AIDs.

Anyways, he was an incredible talent. RIP George......
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Old 12-26-2016, 09:32 AM
 
Location: 🇬🇧 In jolly old London! 🇬🇧
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You left out Glenn Frey of the Eagles.
That's right mate and Leonard cohen.

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I had no idea he did that song (Last Christmas). I love that at Christmas time.
Yeah now Xmas has finished they usually stop playing the Xmas songs but this one you will here for a few weeks I bet.

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George Michael was Boy George, right?

Let's all remember his upbeat, fun songs.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JmcA9LIIXWw
No that's Belinda Carlisle mate! LMAO
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