British superstar George Michael dies at age of 53

18:56, 26 December 2016

The beloved British pop singer George Michael died at the age of 53 on Christmas Day. The celebrity's manager reported his death, later police confirmed.

The cause of death is not yet determined, though the law enforcement officers believe that there are no suspicious circumstances or signs of violence.

A number of media voice the heart failure as the cause of death.

George Michael became famous in 1980s, selling more sold more than 100 million albums throughout a career spanning almost four decades since then. He also held Grammy and 5 MTV awards. His latest album Symphonica was released two years ago.

Big names from the world of entertainment have paid tribute to him after hearing about his death.