George Michael faced his own battle against pneumonia mid-way through the concert schedule and made a full recovery enabling him to complete the tour. This is the story of the tour which takes us behind the scenes as we hear from George and some of the people who work closely with him including his song-writing partner David Austin, photographer and film-maker Caroline True ... producer Phil Ramone ....  Plus we hear some of the exclusive recordings of George singing with an orchestra for the Symphonica tour. MORE...

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Best Music Feature/Special/Documentary

The legend that is Engelbert Humperdinck presents Sue with the award at the Sony Radio Academy Awards

Feeling Good - The Nina Simone Story

Simone (Lisa Simone Kelly) - Presenter
Sue Clark - Producer
Vicki Wickham - Executive Producer
Peregrine Andrews - Sound Designer

Yvonne Macken - Comms Producer
Dr Hannah Ferguson Adams - Contributor    Verta Mae Grosvenor - Contributor
Joyce Stroud - Contributor    Michael Alago - Contributor    Ron Delsner - Contributor
Paul Robinson - Contributor     Jason King - Contributor

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And the Winner is...

Feeling Good - The Nina Simone Story!

Sony Radio Academy Award

Sue Clark with Engelbert and Peregrine Andrews

Photo: David Fisher / Rex Features

What the Judges Said:

‘A compelling and beautifully

told story of one of music's most complex and original performers.’

Mark Thompson, BBC director general:

‘...congratulation on your win...a huge effort goes into producing a piece of this quality... I’m delighted it was recognised...’

Up Close with George Michael

TUESDAY 18th & 25th March 2014

BBC RADIO 2

George chats candidly over tea and biscuits ... not to be missed!

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‘Up Close with George Michael’

Vicki Wickham meets George for a cuppa and a chat...

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