Remembering George Michael
The legendary pop star has left this world without saying goodbye, but it doesn’t mean we can’t say goodbye to him. To do so, we’ve selected 5 of his greatest hit songs from the early 80s till the 2000s.
“Don’t Let the Sun Go Down on Me”
This song was originally recorded in 1974 and written by Elton John and Bernie Taupin. George Michael made a live cover in 1991 with Sir Elton John, which reached number 1 in the UK and the US.
George Michael’s album “Faith” was released on October 1987, featuring a song by the same name. The album has won the Grammy Award in 1989 and has sold over 25 million copies worldwide.
“I Want Your Sex”
The singer-songwriter wrote this song which was released in June 1987 in his album “Faith”, which became his second hit single after he had left Wham!
George Michael’s solo single “Careless Whisper” was released in 1984 and reached number 1 in more than 25 countries around the world, selling about 6 000 000 copies.
“I Can’t Make You Love Me”
The English singer covered this song in January 1997, originally performed by Bonnie Raitt. “I Can’t Make You Love Me” was number 3 in the UK Singles Chart.