X Factor: Rebekah Ryan's 90s single was
Radio TimesX Factor: Rebekah Ryan's 90s single was competing against George Michael's FastloveRadio TimesYep, when You Lift Me Up made it into the Top 40 in 1996 (she was signed to MCA Records at the time) just a little number - Fastlove by George Michael - was Number One. Gina G's Ooh Ahh... Just A Little Bit was at #2 and Mark Morrison's Return of the ...and more »
Posted on 28 August 2016 | 12:55 pm
ACM Announces George Michael Memorial HPC
insideHPCACM Announces George Michael Memorial HPC FellowshipsinsideHPCToday ACM announced the recipients of the 2016 ACM/IEEE George Michael Memorial HPC Fellowships. The fellowship honors exceptional PhD students throughout the world whose research focus is on high performance computing applications, ...and more »
Posted on 26 August 2016 | 9:03 am
A Few Ghosts Are Still Haunting George
DeadspinA Few Ghosts Are Still Haunting George Michael's Sports MachineDeadspinSix years ago, the New York Times appended a correction to its obituary of George Michael, the sportscaster who pushed those big buttons on The Sports Machine, saying the original piece had “omitted three survivors.” The paper blamed the error on ...
Posted on 25 August 2016 | 9:39 am
Two Students Named Recipients of 2016
Two Students Named Recipients of 2016 ACM/IEEE-CS George Michael Memorial HPC FellowshipsHPCwire (blog)The ACM/IEEE-CS George Michael Memorial HPC (GMM) Fellowship is endowed in memory of George Michael, one of the founding fathers of the SC Conference series. The fellowship honors exceptional PhD students throughout the world whose research ...
Posted on 25 August 2016 | 8:08 am
CBB Marnie slammed for not knowing who
Daily StarCBB Marnie slammed for not knowing who George Michael: 'Is she on crack?'Daily StarDuring a quick fire round of questions, the MTV gal was asked a string of music related questions. When asked when George Michael would like you to wake him up, a reference to Wham! track Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go, Marnie replied: "Who's George ...and more »
Posted on 24 August 2016 | 2:23 pm
Stalkers, fat girls and murder: listen again
Comedy cabaret group Lady Sings It Better reveal the misogynist lyrics in songs like My Sharona, Throw Your Arms Around Me and even a Beatles classic When a song like Robin Thicke’s Blurred Lines or Shaggy’s It Wasn’t Me is released, feminists around the world are usually up in arms. Not so cabaret group Lady Sings It Better. “When one of those songs comes out that’s really offensive, everyone ...
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 9:58 pm
Celebrate Paulina Porizkova's 50th with
Porizkova starred in the 1985 video for The Cars' "Drive" and it may have set the gold standard for supermodel-musician love stories
Posted on 9 April 2015 | 1:09 pm
When China woke up to Wham!
When China hosted its first Western pop concert
Posted on 9 April 2015 | 1:06 pm
Throwback Thursday: The top 10 songs this
This week 17 years ago, singer George Michael revealed he is gay during a CNN interview, the cast of “Seinfeld” filmed the series’ final episodes (which aired in May), “City of Angels” topped the box office, and the following songs were the most popular in the United States, according to Billboard’s Hot 100 chart archive.
Posted on 9 April 2015 | 10:26 am
‘Arrested Development’ Season 5
The Bluth family is coming back to Netflix. Although the streaming service hasn’t officially announced a fifth season of “Arrested Development,” producer Brian Grazer revealed in an interview that the show is planning on returning for 17 new episodes. Grazer made the exciting announcement while speaking to Bill Simmons on “The B.S. Report.” The video was uploaded on Youtube Tuesday afternoon ...
Posted on 7 April 2015 | 1:02 pm
Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! ABBA’s piano is up
In 2000, John Lennon’s Steinway upright piano, on which he composed Imagine, was bought for £1.67-million by the singer George Michael.
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 12:35 am
Top of the Charts: Sixth week at No. 1 for
The biggest would be content with four across their discography. George Michael? He had four chart-topping hits in 1988. "Monkey: was the last of those, spending two weeks at number one in late summer. As the front man of The Four Seasons, Frankie Valli ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 12:07 am
Three men jailed for armed robbery and
[B] George Michael Fraser, 21 (08.02.93) a student from Heath Road, Croydon was jailed for nine years after being found guilty of robbery and possession of an imitation firearm with intent. [C] Jarryl Kadeem Smith (16.11.1995) unemployed of no fixed abode ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 10:37 pm
Two arrested for burglary
Deputy Wesner located a suspect inside the residence, identified as George Michael Young (pictured above), age 68, of Lexington Park. Young did not have permission to be inside the residence and destroyed property inside the home. Young was placed under ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 7:09 pm
Mamma Mia! ABBA's piano up for auction
Famous pianos have earned huge sums at previous auctions. In 2000, John Lennon's Steinway upright piano, on which he composed Imagine, was bought for £1.67 million by the singer George Michael. The upright piano which featured in Rick's Cafe Americain in ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:50 pm
George Michael says he's seeking help for
George Michael is canceling Australian shows so he can get treatment for major anxiety he's suffered since a serious health scare last year.
Posted on 1 October 2012 | 12:20 am
George Michael makes pop history at Paris
Singer George Michael has become the first international popstar to perform in Paris' Opera Garnier, a venue more known as a stage for classical music and opera.
Posted on 10 September 2012 | 1:35 am
George Michael thanks Vienna workers with
George Michael is playing tribute to the Austrian doctors and nurses who helped him fight life-threatening pneumonia as he prepares to resume a concert tour cut short by his illness last year.
Posted on 4 September 2012 | 10:12 am
As the London Olympics closed, the next host, Rio de Janeiro, was set to kick off four years of preparations for games that some see as Brazil's entrance onto the world stage.
Posted on 5 August 2012 | 8:02 pm
Healthy George Michael reschedules concert
George Michael says he is in good health and resuming a concert tour cut short when he contracted life-threatening pneumonia last year.
Posted on 19 March 2012 | 5:58 pm