As usual, the artist’s death only adds to his popularity. Sorry…what happened to George Michael, who died on Christmas day, December 25, 2016.
Thanks to George from people all over the world there is a song which is associated with Christmas. We are talking about the hit “Last Christmas”, which for the first time since its release hit the top 10 charts in the UK, reports Sky News.
The Christmas song was given the seventh place in the official charts of the UK. Note that for the 31-year history of composition, this result was achieved for the first time. Just a week of Christmas on the radio “Last Christmas” sounded more than 3.6 million times. That also is a record.
“The sudden death of George Michael encouraged fans to re-explore his work, paying tribute to his incredible talent. It is quite predictable, considering the season, Last Christmas, of course, became the most popular”, — said the Executive Director of the Official Charts Company, the Michael Talbot.