Camila Villafañe

By Camila Villafañe

LifeBuzz Staff

George Michael’s Hidden Secret Is Making Fans Extra Tearful Today.

By now you've all heard the tragic news that George Michael died over the Christmas holiday. Fortunately, he didn't suffer. He died peacefully in his home of heart failure according to his manager Michael Lippman. But he was 53, and a lot of his devoted fans and fellow musicians are heartbroken over the fact that they've lost such an incredible talent and a selfless hero. Oh yes! He wasn't just a famous musician, he was kind and generous to people and charities. So as we mourn the loss of this beautiful man, let's look back at some of the things that will make him live in our hearts forever.

The 80s pop icon made waves in the music industry over the past couple of decades.

When he sang, his fans felt his love deep in their souls. But on Christmas Day, the music had stopped and he sang no more.

The 80s pop icon made waves in the music industry over the past couple of decades.

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As you can imagine, words of shock and sadness spread across social media when the news of his death was announce.

But it wasn't long before people learned that there was a whole other side to George Michael that he had kept a secret for years.

As you can imagine, words of shock and sadness spread across social media when the news of his death was announce.

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We already knew he was awesome. After all, he helped a generation realize that it was okay to be gay.

But it turns out that he was also a generous soul who didn't just make money, he also gave it away too.

We already knew he was awesome. After all, he helped a generation realize that it was okay to be gay.

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Most of us would never consider giving away £25,000 to a total stranger. But George Michael was no ordinary man. So when he saw someone suffering, he gave, and gave, and gave.

When most people ask that you keep their secret, it's because it's usually something dark and hideous. But George Michael was so damn humble that he didn't want word to get around that he secretly volunteered his time at a homeless shelter.

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