George Michael, the English singer known for his work in Wham! and his successful solo career, has died, according to the BBC.
Over the course of his decades-spanning career, Michael sold over 80 million records and landed eight number songs in the U.S. including “Faith”, “Careless Whisper” and “Father Figure.” His best-selling record, Faith, sold over 20 million copies.
Michael is also well known for one of the most indelible Christmas songs ever, “Last Christmas.”
He was 53 years old.