WATCH: Mariah Carey Pays Musical Tribute To George Michael

3 April 2017, 09:56 | Updated: 2 November 2017, 15:29

Mariah Carey performance

Mariah paid tribute with a cover of what she described as "one of his greatest records".

Mariah Carey honoured George Michael at her concert in Dubai on Friday with a cover of his 1987 ballad 'One More Try'.

The 'Heroes' hitmaker described the song as "one of his greatest records" telling the audience, "I always loved it, I always loved him. He was a really great person."

She then asked the crowd to use their phones to shine lights in honour of George, and sighed before she said: "We'll make it through this."

Mariah shared a video of the performance on Facebook, describing it as her "heartfelt tribute", captioning the video: "We miss you, George Michael."

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