George Michael, seen here performing in September 2012, died this week. Among other things, the man could wear a suit. Samir Hussein/Redferns via Getty Images hide caption

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Ari Shapiro and Ann Powers on George Michael's Radical Impact

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Pop Culture Happy Hour's picks for 2016 include The New Yorker profile of Leslie Jones, Fleabag on Amazon, musician Mitski and HBO's Veep. Valerie Macon/AFP/Getty Images, Courtesy of Amazon, Ben Gabbe/Getty Images, Lacey Terrell/HBO hide caption

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Pop Culture Happy Hour: 2016 Favorites And Unfinished Business

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Pop Culture Happy Hour: 'Arrival' And Pop Culture Mood-Boosters

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At MTV's Video Music Awards, It's All About 'Moments'

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Pop Culture Happy Hour: 'Pop Star' And Making Music Funny

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Pop Culture Happy Hour: Movie Stars And Eurovision

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Pop Culture Happy Hour Small Batch: Remembering Prince

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Listen to Pop Culture Happy Hour

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Marquis de Lafayette (Daveed Diggs), Hercules Mulligan (Okieriete Onaodowan), John Laurens (Anthony Ramos), and Alexander Hamilton (Lin-Manuel Miranda) in the acclaimed Broadway musical Hamilton. Joan Marcus/Sam Rudy Media Relations hide caption

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Pop Culture Happy Hour: 'Hamilton'

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Pop Culture Happy Hour: 'Hamilton,' Kanye And 'Gilmore Girls'

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Kendrick Lamar performs "The Blacker The Berry" at the 2016 Grammy Awards, held Monday night. Larry Busacca/Getty Images hide caption

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For 20 Minutes, The Grammys Transcend The Awards-Show Blahs

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Kanye West accepts the Video Vanguard award at Sunday night's MTV Video Music Awards. Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images hide caption

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Small Batch: The VMAs, From Speeches To Singing To Squads

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Pop Culture Happy Hour: 'Show Me A Hero' And A Summer Update

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MC Ren (Aldis Hodge), DJ Yella (Neil Brown Jr.), Eazy-E (Jason Mitchell), Ice Cube (O'Shea Jackson Jr.) and Dr. Dre (Corey Hawkins) form N.W.A in Straight Outta Compton. Jaimie Trueblood/Courtesy of Universal Pictures hide caption

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Pop Culture Happy Hour: 'Straight Outta Compton' And Too Much TV

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Pop Culture Happy Hour: 'Avengers: Age Of Ultron,' Pop Culture Pariahs

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Voices In Your Head, from the University of Chicago, performs their competition set. In the front, you can see Kari Wei — she's the one with the pitch pipe around her neck. Joe Martinez Photography hide caption

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The Hard Work And Close Bonds Of Competitive College A Cappella

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