Billboard # 1 Hits: #653: ‘Father Figure’- George Michael. February 27, 1988. #1 2 weeks in Billboard Hot 100.
- Single:’ Father Figure’- George Michael
- Record Company- Columbia
- Genre: Pop
- Written by George Michael
- Time: 5:40
- B-side: ‘Love’s In Need Of Love Today’
- Grade: A+
- Peaked at #1 2 weeks in Billboard Hot 100. #11 in UK Singles Chart.
I never cared for Wham! So imagine my surprise when not long after the release of George Michael’s debut album- Faith- I am in a record store and among my purchases was George Michael- Faith. Not only did the album go to the top of the charts- but so did 4 singles and it was an outstanding album.