Careless Whisper by George Michael was a UK number 1 hit on Saturday, August 18, 1984 spending 3 week(s) at the top of the UK charts. Contrary to popular belief, this song was not based on an actual event in George Michael's high school dating life, but rather he thought the whole thing up while boarding a bus. It was a fictitious story, but the tune was great and the song was a hit. This was Epic Records first million-selling single and it was George Michael's biggest-selling single in the UK, either as a solo artist or with Wham!, selling 1,365,995 copies. In America, "Careless Whisper" was certified platinum, meaning it sold over 2 million copies.
Who sang Careless Whisper?
Careless Whisper was performed by George Michael
What year did Careless Whisper get to the UK number 1 spot?
Careless Whisper first became a UK number 1 on Saturday, August 18, 1984
How long was Careless Whisper at number 1 in the UK?
Careless Whisper spent 3 week(s) at number 1 in the UK.