George Michael, who gave the music world evergreen tracks like “Final Christmas” and “Careless whisper”, could have left the world however his work will at all times hold his spirit alive within the coronary heart of his followers, say Indian movie celebrities, lots of whom grew up listening to the singer-songwriter’s well-known tunes.
Michael breathed his final on Sunday — satirically, making it his final Christmas. He was fifty three, and was discovered useless on Sunday at his residence in Oxfordshire, England.
In keeping with the Grammy Award winner’s supervisor, the singer had died of coronary heart failure “in mattress, mendacity peacefully”.
Ace Indian musicians like A.R. Rahman, Papon Angaraag, KK, Nikhil Chinapa, Adnan Sami and Bollywood actors and filmmakers like Karan Johar, Richa Chadha, Manoj Bajpayee, Arjun Rampal and Twinkle Khanna reminisced the “Wake me up earlier than you go-go” hitmaker’s affect through the Eighties and Nineties as he was among the many pop reigning stars on the time.
Here is what the celebrities expressed on their social media accounts:
Abhishek Bachchan: Since you gotta have religion! RIP George Michael.
Twinkle Khanna: Posters of Wham!on my dorm partitions, Freedom on an limitless loop on a prized yellow walkman. George Micheal lives ceaselessly in our heads.
Richa Chadha: 2016, I knew you would not go away us alone on Christmas. RIP George Michael. Thanks for the music.
Adnan Sami: No No No No! Not George Michael! I am unable to consider he has handed away. Such an unbelievable singer songwriter. An enormous inspiration.
Vishal Dadlani: Rick Parfitt from Standing Quo, and now George Michael too! 2016 has actually depleted music like no different 12 months I’ve lived by. Tragic!
Arjun Rampal: From ‘Religion’ to discovering his ‘Freedom’ on his ‘Final Christmas’.
A.R. Rahman: RIP George Michael… Your music will stick with us perpetually.
Karan Johar: The irony of life. Final Christmas RIP George Michael… Thanks for the music and the reminiscences.
Papon Angaraag: RIP George Michael! Your music will stick with us without end! Thanks a lot for all of the music you could have given us!
Sona Mohapatra: An artiste who has a voice is one who stands for issues past simply leisure. George Micheal was one.
Madhur Bhandarkar: We grew up listening to your music which is able to reside with us ceaselessly.
Manoj Bajpayee: RIP George Michael.
Prosenjit Chatterjee: George Michael was one in every of my favorite singer… Left us… RIP.
Srijit Mukherji: 2016 claims one other piece of my childhood.
Remo D’souza: RIP George Michael. Gone too quickly.
Sahil Shah: Final Christmas he gave us his coronary heart. The very subsequent day the world took him away. We’ll miss you George Michael.
Vivek Agnihotri: Artists by no means die. RIP George Michael… Final Christmas.
KK: RIP George Michael. Thanks for the music… It will likely be with us perpetually.
Azeem Banatwalla: Unhappy to listen to about George Michael passing. Guess this was really his Final Christmas.
Dia Mirza: 2016 you have taken so lots of my childhood icons away. However the impressions will at all times keep George Micheal, DavidBowie, Leonard Cohen, Prince.
Sophie Choudry: David Bowie, Prince, George Michael all in the identical yr! Icons, Legends, Recreation changers. Yup 2016 has been the shittiest yr.