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14 February 2018, 15:41 | Updated: 7 March 2018, 11:01
It was one of George Michael's biggest hits, and was an early indication of the genius songwriting ability of the Wham! star in the 1980s.
It remains one of his most popular songs, but did you know its backstory and how well it performed upon release?
Find out what chart records it broke, and what inspired George to write it in the first place - here's all you need to know about the classic ballad...