Christy Turlington recalled working with George Michael on his iconic “Freedom! ’90” music video in a new interview Wednesday, December 28, three days after the singer’s death at age 53.
“I remember him being kind of shy,” the supermodel, 47, told Rolling Stone of her first and only encounter with Michael in 1990. “He was a person who was certainly in control; his aura. He came in with a baseball bat. He didn’t have an entourage or anything like that. The whole production seemed pretty pared down, … read more
New details surrounding George Michael’s death have been revealed.
The “Careless Whisper” singer’s boyfriend, celebrity hairstylist Fadi Fawaz, announced on Twitter Monday that was the one who discovered the 53-year-old pop icon’s dead body in his Oxfordshire home on Christmas Day. “ITs a xmas i will never forget finding your partner dead peacefully in bed first thing in the morning..” Fawaz tweeted. “I will never stop missing you xx.”
Fawaz opened up to the U.K.’s The Daily Telegraph Tuesday in … read more
George Michael may be gone, but he’s certainly not forgotten.
The late performer sang some of the most memorable songs to come out of the late 1980s and early 1990s, but he also had a huge hand in changing the music video industry after his big hit, “Freedom.”
In fact, he pushed the envelope in 1990 after the model-filled music video for the upbeat track hit MTV.
David Fincher directed the artfully shot video, which Camilla Nickerson styled the handful of models.
But it wasn’t just the star power … read more
. Make new friends, but keep the old; one is silver and the other gold, they say. And it just may be true. A bunch of golden girls gathered together for a reunion of sorts, to reminisce about a time when supermodels ruled the world: it was the 1990s.
For his latest project, called “The Reunion,” famed photographer Peter Lindbergh gathered Cindy Crawford, Eva Herzigova, Karen Alexander, Nadja Auermann, and Tatjana Patitz for a photoshoot, decades after Lindbergh helped to launch each of their careers.
In … read more
“Linda Evangelista defined a new breed of model and unprecedented fame for them,” argues High50’s Alexa Baracaia. Now, turning 50 on Sunday, she’s embracing aging, saying, “I don’t care how old I look but I want to look good.”
Reason to love Linda Evangelista number one: No, not the “only getting out of bed for $10,000” thing. That was always a bit meh.
But yay to, “I do want to age, that is my goal. I want to get old.” The original ‘super’ has declared: “I don’t care how old I look but I want to … read more