George Michael’s sister Melanie Panayiotou has died suddenly aged 55.
Emergency services were called on Christmas Day at 7.35pm and found Melanie unresponsive at her London home.
“Police were called by London Ambulance Service at approximately 1935hrs on Wednesday, 25 December to reports of the sudden death of a woman, aged in her 50’s.
“The death is not being treated as suspicious by police.”
Brother George died three years ago and was close to his sister, it has been reported George Michael’s death was due to natural causes.
Having departed this world too soon George Michael also known as ‘Yog’ left his sister a lot of money and a house.
The family have not yet released a statement and we will update this article once one has been issued.