2,678 per­cent

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That’s the amount Ge­orge Michael’s mu­sic sales went up fol­low­ing his Dec. 25 death, com­pared with the pre­vi­ous week. Ac­cord­ing to bill­board.com, Michael and his for­mer duo “Wham!” sold 48,000 al­bums and 429,000 songs, up from 1,000 and 16,000, re­spec­tively.

Dis­ney’s “Zootopia”

Tributes placed out­side Ge­orge Michael’s home in north Lon­don on Dec. 27, two days af­ter his death GETTY IMAGES

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