On a day, that should be joyous and full of laughter and cheer. Many fans around the world were faced sorrow, over the loss of singe George Michael. Michael gained fame with musical group Wham! With hits such as â€œWake Me Up Before You G-Goâ€ and â€œLast Christmas.â€ Before going solo with his debut album Faith, which sold over 20 million copied worldwide. Throughout his career Michael had won; two Grammys, three AMAâ€™s, three Brit Awards, four MTV Video Awards and four Ivor Novello Awards. Michael was LGBT activist and would hold fundraisers to help HIV/AIDS research. He was a known patron of the Elton John AIDS Foundation. However, after his death, it was revealed that there were many other foundations that Michael had privately donated too, throughout the years. No cause of death has officially been given, although his manager claims it to be of heart failure. Michael was found Christmas morning by his partner Fadi Fawaz, who said in a statement that Michael â€œpassed away peacefully.â€Â
Lidia Mosqueda, a graduate from California State University Fullerton, has been a news correspondent for MUSE TV since 2017. She has covered various newsworthy events such as; press junkets, film & tv screenings, premieres, concerts, red carpets and other public events. As a bilingual journalist she has written about various musicians and artists in Latin entertainment, helping to bring attention to many Latin American talent, here in the states. As a journalist in the entertainment field. Her goal is to break down the stereotypes and assumptions that surround entertainment journalism.