Singer George Micheal, aged 53, has died peacefully at his home today his publicist has confirmed.
Thames Valley police say that the ambulance service attended his home this afternoon and that there are no suspicious circumstances.
The star’s publicist said: “It is with great sadness that we can confirm our beloved son, brother and friend George passed away peacefully at home over the Christmas period.
“The family would ask that their privacy be respected at this difficult and emotional time. There will be no further comment at this stage.”