George Michael Biography

George Michael is an English singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and record producer. Michael rose to superstardom during the 1980s and 1990s with his style of post-disco dance-pop. He has also been characterised as a blue-eyed soul singer, although his material draws more from middle-of-the-road pop than soul music.

As one of the world's best-selling music artists, Michael has sold more than 100 million records worldwide as of 2010. His 1987 debut solo album, Faith, has sold more than 20 million copies worldwide and made several records and achievements in the United States. Michael has garnered seven number one singles in the UK and eight number one hits on the Billboard Hot 100 in the US. In 2008, Billboard magazine ranked Michael the 40th most successful artist on the Billboard Hot 100 Top All-Time Artists list.

Michael has won numerous music awards throughout his 30-year career, including three Brit Awards—winning Best British Male twice, four MTV Video Music Awards, four Ivor Novello Awards, three American Music Awards, and two Grammy Awards from eight nominations. Source: Wikipedia

Biography Snapshot
Name:
George Michael
Nationality:
United Kingdom
Profession:
Record producer, Music Video Director, Singer-songwriter, Film Producer, Film director, Film Score Composer, Actor, Musician, Multi-instrumentalist
Ethnicity:
British Cypriots, Greeks in the United Kingdom
Date of Birth:
June 25, 1963 (58)
Astrological Sign:
Cancer
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