LONDON -- The family of legendary singer George Michaels confirmed Christmas evening that the beloved former Wham! Singer passed away at home.
Michaels, 53, had nearly died in 2011 after a bout with a serious illness. His family was the first to confirm the news and police say there are no suspicious signs surrounding his death.
Meanwhile, an outpouring of grief has already hit social media with most remembering his iconic wham moments that reenergized teenage years everywhere.