George Michael 1963-2016 A life in pictures Mon 26 Dec 2016 George Michael performing with Wham at the Live Aid concert at Wembley Stadium in London in 1985Photograph: PA/PA Wire George Michael (right) with fellow band member Wham's Andrew Ridgeley in 1984. Photograph: PA Wire Britain's Princess Diana, Patron of the National AIDS Trust chats with singer George Michael before the start of the Concert of Hope at Wembley Arena in London to mark World AIDS Day December 1, 1993. To the immediate left of George Michael is singer K.D.Lang of Canada, and to the right Mick Hucknall of Simply Red. Photograph: Pool/Reuters Italian tenor Luciano Pavarotti (centre) performs with George Michael (left) and Annie Lennox from Eurythmics during the "Pavarotti & Friends " concert in Modena June 6, 2000. Photograph: Stefano Rellandini/Reuters George Michael performs during a concert at Wembley Stadium in London June 9th, 2007. Photograph: Dylan Martinez/Reuters Elton John (right) and George Michael (left) leaving Westminster Abbey in London, after the funeral service for Diana, Princess of Wales. Photograph: Adam Butler/PA Wire George Michael leaves a news conference for the film 'George Michael - A Different Story' in Berlin February 16th, 2005. Photograph: Tobias Schwarz/Reuters George Michael singing on stage during a Freddie Mercury Tribute Concert at Wembley Stadium in London in 1992. Photograph: Neil Munns/PA Wire George Michael performing during the closing ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games at the Olympic stadium in London. Photograph: Leon Neal/AFP/Getty Images George Michael makes a statement to the press outside Brent Magistrate's Court in 2007 after he was sentenced to 100 hours community service for driving while unfit. Photograph: Andrew Parsons/PA Wire George Michael performs in concert at the Forum during his "Live Global Tour" in Inglewood, California in 2008. Photograph: Mario Anzuoni/Reuters George Michael on stage for Wham's last sell out concert at Wembley Stadium in London in 1986. Photograph: PA/PA Wire.