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DJ Blog: This Day in Music History – Wham!


February 16, 2012. That’s today. February 16, 1985. Wham!’s “Careless Whisper” topped the U.S. charts, staying at number one for three weeks. Initially Andrew┬áRidgeley and, of course, George Michael came together to form a ska band called The Executive. In 1982, they came to their New Wave-disco-pop-fusion sense, and Wham! was born. With guitarist Ridgeley […]