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Old 12-26-2016, 04:15 PM
 
Location: Brooklyn,NY
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Radio played many if his songs today. Was good to hear some of those older songs. I was young when they came out. You are missed George.

2016, thats enough now. Let the last 5 days bring some peace already.
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Old 12-26-2016, 04:17 PM
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Location: 🇬🇧 In jolly old London! 🇬🇧
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Radio played many if his songs today. Was good to hear some of those older songs. I was young when they came out. You are missed George.

2016, thats enough now. Let the last 5 days bring some peace already.
And here mate.

Rightly so
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Old 12-26-2016, 05:08 PM
 
Location: Encino, CA
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Just when you thought 2016 was done taking all of our talented stars........WHAM!!!!
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Old 12-26-2016, 05:39 PM
 
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So many notable deaths in the music world this year, and here's yet another.


Rest in peace, George. Great musical memories.
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Old 12-26-2016, 05:45 PM
 
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George Michael

Boy George
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Old 12-26-2016, 06:12 PM
 
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Just when you thought 2016 was done taking all of our talented stars........WHAM!!!!
i've seen this "meme" going around on instagram, along with other similar meme's, yesterday and today. seriously...too soon. just a little bit bad taste, just my opinion of course. but it's sort of a joke and he just died. maybe we should let him rest a little before the jokes start.

i was a big fan of george. i loved pretty much every one of his songs. he was the same age as me. this makes me really sad. i remember back in the day, the 80's!, thinking he was so cute.
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Old 12-26-2016, 06:34 PM
 
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RIP to my favorite musician. Here is an underrated classic.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QKwWYpb1a4k
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Old 12-26-2016, 06:46 PM
 
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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.
Yes this is true. Say if Neil Patrick Harris would die say from a car accident or even cancer sure enough there would be those who would scream that he had died from AIDS and of course the National Enquirer would do a story about Harris "having HIV" or whatever even if false and people will still believe it. Honestly why would the family of a deceased celebrity would even bother mentioning why they had died since people will believe what they want. Heck there are still those who really believe that Prince had died from AIDS even though that was false.
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Old 12-26-2016, 07:28 PM
 
Location: Mpls, MN, USA
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RIP to my favorite musician. Here is an underrated classic.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QKwWYpb1a4k
Love this - it's on my greatest hits CD.
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Old 12-26-2016, 07:32 PM
 
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My favorite is his cover of Stevie Wonder's They Won't Go When I Go. Listen Without Prejudice Vol 1 is a truly underrated masterpiece.

https://youtu.be/-AlPZ4_LsSs
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