george michael: 10 key songs by a hit-making machine
At the age of 17, George Michael wrote a \"Careless Whisper\", leaving an indelible mark on 1980 and 1990 seconds and still playing after a few years. Here are 10 times.
A song from a British pop icon who died at the age of 53 on Christmas Day. -Wham! classics --
\"Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go\" (1984).
Michael and his high school friend Andrew Ridgley spent three years before their duo Wham!
In the UK and the US rankings, Ridgeley wrote a letter to his parents, encouraging him to be such an irrepressible optimistic shock.
In an era when music videos are becoming an increasingly important propaganda tool for the band, Michael takes his bleach Jingzi and two --tone mini-
Shorts earned his reputation as a 1980 M fan. -
The song is still played around the world to honor those who broke their hearts on Christmas Day, and it\'s the biggest --
Selling British singles will never reach the first place.
It\'s been covered by cool play, Kylie Milo and Taylor Swift. -
A careless whisper ](1984).
One of the favorite and best lovers on the dance floor
From the saxophone improvisation performed at the opening ceremony, known folk songs of all time can be immediately recognized.
Michael sports looks more elegant in the video of the song, wearing a black suit and a white shirt.
However, the highlighted quiff is still the look of the choice. -Going solo --\"Faith\" (1987).
Michael has injected a lot of rock and roll elements into his first solo album.
His dress style has also changed. -
He\'s wearing a leather jacket and a cross now. shaped earring.
British singer Mika has also sold millions of albums, and her album is on the title track. -
I want your sex. 1987).
While the full version of the track and music video is under scrutiny on radio and television, the edited version is broadcast on airwaves, photos of Michael and a female lover wrapped in silk sheets, and a picture of him writing on her with red lipstick. -
\"Try Again \"(1987).
The ballad made Michael show a more sensitive side in singing fear of falling in love again.
Mariah Carey reported on the track. -\"Freedom! \'90\" (1990).
After performing in the spotlight for years, Michael avoided performing in the music video of the debut.
Instead, he recruited the best of his time.
Cindy Crawford, Naomi Campbell and Linda Gospel-
In his position. -
\"Don\'t Let the Sun Fall on Me \"(1991).
Although this Elton John track has been popular since its launch in 1974, the version recorded with Michael has become by far the best --known.
Michael also injected new energy into the Queen\'s \"loved ones\" at a concert at Wembley Stadium on 1992, paying tribute to Freddy Mercury. -
\"Jesus to a child \"(1996).
Michael\'s sex is an open secret at this stage. -
Although he has not made the matter public yet. This seven-
Minute track, written to the beat influenced by the warm bossa nova style, is a eulogy for his Brazilian partner, Anselmo Feleppa, who died of AIDS
1993 related cerebral hemorrhage. -\"Outside\" (1998).
Shortly after he was captured by police in a public bathroom in Los Angeles park for \"indecent acts\", the song was seen as a public statement of Michael nature ---
And the obvious imitation of his arrest.
In the video, Michael dressed up as a staff member of the Los Angeles Police Department, danced in the bathroom equipped with disco lights and silver urinals.
It also shows people being arrested in the toilet and two male police officers kissing.
The police who arrested Michael later sued him for the clip.
However, the case was dismissed.