RIP: George Michael (born Georgios Kyriacos Panayiotou), an English singer, songwriter, and record producer who rose to fame as a member of the music duo Wham!, died of heart failure on Dec. 25 at his home at Goring-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, aged 53.
On Vacation and Returning January 3
Well, we've reached the end of another year and this is the last edition of FYI Music News for 2016. We would like to thank you for your readership and we give you our word that we will continue to work on your behalf in bringing you a uniquely Canadian perspective to the news about the entertainment industry in 2017.
On behalf of us all, we extend our best wishes to you, your family and friends over the holiday period and the year ahead.
Please note that we will return on Tuesday, January 3 with renewed vigour and a new collection of news.
All the best,
Other articles published this day
The annual roundup of seasonal songs submitted by our readers with one final addition that has become a tradition...
News about media and the regulatory environment both inside and beyond Canada's borders.
Consistently one of the most viewed pages on FYI in the past year was a review and video clip of the theme music for Versailles, an extravagant costume drama TV-series that shortly enters into its third season...