George michael’s publicist has told BBC News that famed singer, often associated with his 80s duo Wham!, has passed away today at the ate of 53.
The statement says, “It is with great sadness that we can confirm our beloved son, brother and friend George passed away peacefully at home over the Christmas period.”
BBC News is reporting that Michael “passed away peacefully at home.” Police say there was no suspicious activity.
“The family would ask that their privacy be respected at this difficult and emotional time. There will be no further comment at this stage,” according to Michael’s publicist.
The official cause of death is unclear at this time.