George Michael Biography

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Name: Georgios Kyriacos Panayiotou

Birth date: June 25, 1963

Profession: Singer

Best works: Wake me up before you go-go, Faith

Why you should read it: he was one of the first artist to come out as gay, and since then we was very active in LGBT rights campaigns. 

Social networks: @GeorgeMichael, facebook

Georgios Kyriacos Panaylotou also known as George Michael, bornin 1963 in London. With that name one can imagine his origins, according to his biography his father was a Greek Cypriot who emigrated to Britain in the 1950's. 

George Michael, the English singer and songwriter, debuted professionally with the music duo Wham! And few years later he started his also successful solo career with hits like Faith. George has sold more than 100 million records so far and his solo debut album Faith sold more than 20 million albums in 1987. He as also won two Grammy Awards and several other Music awards during his career until his death in 25th December 2016 at the age of 53.

George Michael was one of the first music artist who came out as gay in 1998 and was very active with LGBT rights.  

Bare: George Michael, His Own Story
By George Michael and Tony Parsons