George’s tragic last Xmas song
GeorGe Michael vowed to ‘get his life together’ in a song recorded shortly before he died.
This Is How (we want you To Get High), was part of his last recording session before his death aged 53 on Christmas Day in 2016.
The previously unheard track includes lyrics about alcohol, drugs and struggling with life. Announcing the song’s release, his sisters, father and manager said: ‘This new track we proudly send as his gift to you this season to bring you all love and festive joy, whoever you worship, whoever you love.’
The song will soon be followed by Last Christmas, a film inspired by Michael’s music, which arrives in cinemas next week. starring Dame emma Thompson and Game of Thrones star emilia Clarke, it is described as ‘a love letter’ to the singer, who died of heart and liver disease.