1986 George Michael was at No 1 uk singles chart. “A Different Corner”.
G. Michael was a noteable first solo artist to reach no 1 with the first 2 releases. The artist wrote, produced performed ,which was not common for artists to do. Stevie Wonder previously was credited with these talents and getting to No. 1 G. Michael went on to sing a version of the Stevie Wonder hit “They Won’t go where I go” and performed live with Stevie Wonder.