George Michael’s Partner Says He Found Singer’s Body: “We Don’t Know What Happened Yet”
George Michael, who died of heart failure and was found in his home Christmas Day, passed away “peacefully” and alone, according to his partner Fadi Fawaz.
Fawaz took to Twitter on Monday to say it’s a Christmas he will never forget after “finding your partner dead peacefully in bed first thing in the morning.” Adding, “I will never stop missing you.”
The death of the English singer, songwriter and record producer, who rose to fame with the group Wham! in the 1980s, was unexpected but there was “no foul play whatsoever,” Michael’s longtime manager, Michael Lippman, told The Hollywood Reporter. He was 53.
ITs a xmas i will never forget finding your partner dead peacefully in bed first thing in the morning.. I will never stop missing you xx
— Fadi Fawaz (@fadifawaz) December 26, 2016
Fawaz, a hair stylist who had been romantically linked to Michael since 2011, told Britain’s Daily Telegraph that he had planned to meet the “Faith” singer for Christmas lunch.
“I went round there to wake him up and he was just gone, lying peacefully in bed,” he said….