George Michael has defended performing his new song White Light at the Olympic closing ceremony in the face of strong critisicm.
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George Michael has been discharged from hospital after he sustained head injuries in a car accident on the M1 on 17 May.
A statement said the singer "continues to rest and recuperate. He is well and thanks everyone for all the messages of support".
Singer George Michael has been airlifted to hospital for treatment to head injuries after a motorway accident.
The 49-year-old was a passenger when the incident occurred on the M1 in Hertforshire. East of England Ambulance Service said:
[He] sustained a head injury and following treatment, stabilisation and immobilisation by land and air ambulance crews, he was flown to hospital for further care
Only one vehicle was involved in the incident, according to the singer's spokeswoman.
George Michael suffered minor injuries last night after he was involved in a rush-hour motorway crash on the M1, according to reports.
The incident reportedly happened at 5.50pm yesterday and one man had to be flown by air ambulance to a special trauma centre in London.
The singer's representative told www.times-series.co.uk: "George Michael was a passenger in a vehicle involved in a traffic accident yesterday evening, no third party was involved.
"He is being treated for superficial cuts and bruises but is fine. We have no further comment at this time."
Following his cameo at the Olympics closing ceremony, George Michael made a healthy return to the stage in Vienna last night after fighting for his life 10 months earlier.
The 49-year-old declared it was "great to be alive" as he resumed his postponed Symphonica tour in Austria, where he spent weeks in hospital battling pneumonia last November.
The singer donated 1,000 tickets to medical staff to thank them for saving his life.
Michael will now play in Paris and Amsterdam, before returning to the UK for gigs in Birmingham, Manchester, Cardiff and London.
Singer George Michael has defended his choice of song at the Olympic closing ceremony.
The former Wham! star sang Freedom and, more controversially, his new single White Light, which led to accusations that he was trying to plug the song to the large global audience.
George Michael is said to be "fighting fight" and will return to the stage later this year following his battle with pneumonia, with concerts in London among those scheduled on his latest tour.
His first UK date will be at Birmingham's LG Arena on September 16, moving on to Manchester, Glasgow, Sheffield, Newcastle, Cardiff, Liverpool and London.
He winds up his UK shows with three concerts at Earls Court.