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George Michael’s New Album Influenced By Club Music And Homosexuality

Hindustan Times reports:

Singer George Michael has revealed that his new album has been influenced by “club music and his sexuality”.

The 47-year-old singer – who revealed he is gay in 1998 – believes the openness of his new songs is similar to those featured on his 1987 classic album Faith, but with a more u ptempo sound as he wants to stay true to his sexuality.

“Somebody said to me, ‘This album is going to be like a more electronic Faith, because your writing with that directness again.’ I think there’s a lot more joy to put in the writing this time around. Since I’ve been out as a gay man, house music has been more of an influence in my life. So ultimately as a gay man, you don’t really stop listening to club music as early as straight people do and I wanted the album to reflect that,”

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