In addition to a tribute performance for Prince, The Recording Academy recently announced that George Michael, who passed away on December 25, 2016 at the age of 53, would be honored at the awards tonight. Adele took the stage to pay tribute to George Michael, delivering a new arrange of his song "Fastlove."
Before his death, George Michael had been working on a documentary entitled Freedom to coincide with the reissue of Listen Without Prejudice Vol. 1. The film chronicles the period in which George Michael recorded his second solo album and is scheduled to be released this year.
Watch Adele's tribute performance to George Michael at the 2017 Grammys above.
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