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Famous as :

Singer, songwriter, actress

Birth Name :

Cherilyn Sarkisian LaPierre

Birth Date :

May 20, 1946

Birth Place :

El Centro, California, USA

Spouse :

Sonny Bono (27-Oct-64 - 26-Jun-75), Gregg Allman (musician, 30-Jun-75 - 16-Jan-79)

Claim to fame :

Album "All I Really Want to Do" (1965)

Latest News

Jennifer Lawrence Sings Cher's 'Believe' for 'CONAN'

July 10, 2015 08:22:07 GMT

was forced to show off her vocal chops when she visited "" for its special Comic-Con episode on Thursday, July 9. The actress ended up breaking into a rendition of 's "Believe" while she and host were discussing "The Hanging Tree", a song from "", that became a hit and even reached No. 12 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.

Willow Smith Joins Cher as New Face of Marc Jacobs

June 06, 2015 13:12:17 GMT

lands her first major fashion campaign. The 14-year-old singer is named the newest face of Marc Jacobs. The daughter of and joins 69-year-old to front the elite brand's Fall/Winter ad this year. In the first picture from the campaign, she is seen sitting on a stool, wearing a dark metallic number.

Kanye West Personally Thanked Cher for Using Auto-Tune

May 08, 2015 07:56:42 GMT

apparently thinks that auto-tune is very important. The rapper recently ran into while they were attending the Met Gala and he personally thanked her for popularizing the tool that alters the pitch of someone's vocal.

Cher Helping 96-Year-Old Woman Return to Her Home

March 18, 2015 05:18:36 GMT

has helped a 96-year-old woman return to her home in northern Virginia because she was inspired by Edith Hill and her newlywed husband Eddie Harrison's love story. Cher said she would pay to fix up Hill's Alexandria home to make sure it's properly equipped for the elderly woman.

Cher Cancels Remaining Dates on 'D2K' Tour as She Still Recovers From Viral Infection

November 21, 2014 07:51:17 GMT

has been forced to cancel the remaining dates on her "Dressed to Kill" tour. The iconic singer, who postponed a number of her shows in September after she was diagnosed with acute viral infection, has been ordered by her doctors to take more time to rest to ensure a full recovery.

Cher Postpones Tour Again as She Continues to Recover From Viral Infection

September 30, 2014 08:56:58 GMT

has once again delayed the start of the second leg of her "Dressed to Kill" tour. The tour, which was originally planned to resume on September 11 but was postponed until October 4 after the singer fell ill with viral infection, will now open on November 9 in Lubbock, Texas.

Cher Accused of Racial Discrimination, Covering Up Sex Assault on Tour

September 19, 2014 02:18:33 GMT

is being sued by some people who worked with her on her "Dressed to Kill" tour. According to a new lawsuit filed in Los Angeles on Wednesday, September 17 that's obtained by TMZ, the singer once complained to her former choreographer Kevin Wilson about having too many black dancers.

Cher Postpones Tour Dates After Being Diagnosed With Acute Viral Infection

September 09, 2014 08:02:58 GMT

The first shows in the second leg of 's "Dressed to Kill" tour have been delayed due to her illness. The veteran singer was diagnosed with acute viral infection over the weekend and was ordered by doctors to be on full bed rest for several days.

Cher Confirms Collaboration With Wu-Tang Clan

May 08, 2014 08:41:50 GMT

's contribution to 's special album "" has been confirmed by her representative. As reported by Rolling Stone, the representative said that the 67-year-old singer and the rap group collaborated for two songs, but she worked on the recordings separately. "She recorded her parts separately, so I don't believe there was direct interaction," the representative stated.

Cher's Son Elijah Blue Allman Says He Started Using Drugs at 11

February 06, 2014 06:45:08 GMT

Following the death of , some people started to open up about their battle with addiction. In an interview with Entertainment Tonight on Tuesday, February 4, 's son with , Elijah Blue Allman, talked about his past experience with drugs, saying that he started using them when he was only 11 years old.

Cher Says Thanksgiving Celebrates 'a Great Crime'

November 29, 2013 05:06:04 GMT

doesn't celebrate Thanksgiving. In fact, the 67-year-old singer/songwriter blasts the holiday tradition on Twitter, "I DON'T! 4 me & my Family,it's a day,When every1 is free 4Diner & a movie,Not 2 celebrate the beginning of a GREAT Crime."

Cher Says She Is Haunted by Sonny Bono's Ghost

September 30, 2013 04:21:01 GMT

, who had a chat with fans on Reddit's Ask Me Anything on Saturday, September 28, said in the event that her late ex-husband Sonny Bono's ghost pulled pranks on her. A fan wrote, "Hi Cher! A friend asked me to ask you if you were afraid of ghosts! Are you?"

Cher Breaks Up With Boyfriend

September 24, 2013 04:52:28 GMT

, who has been dating her on-and-off boyfriend Tim Medvetz since 2008, apparently has decided to end their romance. The "Believe" singer said in a recent interview with U.K.'s Notebook magazine that she just went through a separation.

Cher Performs on 'Today', Reveals Dates for Dressed to Kill Tour

September 24, 2013 03:35:38 GMT

visited "" show on Monday, September 23 to promote her new album, "". The 67-year-old diva, whose 26th record arrives on September 24, hit the stage of the morning show to perform her hits.

Cher Is 'Ashamed' of Miley Cyrus Blast, Calls Her 'Brilliant'

September 19, 2013 03:08:39 GMT

has backtracked her comment about ' performance at the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards, saying that she should have kept her "big opinionated mouth" shut. The "Woman's World" singer took to Twitter on September 18 to say that she was "ashamed" of blasting the 20-year-old singer in public, but she told her followers that she was not apologizing.

Cher Turns Down Olympics Gig in Russia Over Anti-Gay Law

September 14, 2013 06:20:44 GMT

After actor declined an invitation to attend the St. Petersburg International Film Festival to protest Russia's legal discrimination against gay people, iconic diva become the latest celebrity to openly turn down a chance to fly to the Eurasian country over its anti-gay legislation. The 67-year-old singer revealed she had been asked to open the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi but she "immediately said no."

Cher and Ed Sheeran Join 'The Voice' as Mentors

September 10, 2013 08:05:58 GMT

Four more music greats are going to share their wisdom on "". The Goddess of Pop and three younger stars, , Ryan Tedder and , have signed up to appear in the upcoming fifth season of the singing competition show as mentors.

Cher Goes Blonde and Sexy for 'Closer to the Truth' Album Artwork

August 30, 2013 07:19:40 GMT

shared the artwork for her upcoming album, "". The 67-year-old singer looks a lot younger than her real age in the picture, which arrived via Twitter. She is seen wearing a blonde wig and tiny dress while posing seductively on an all-white bed.

Cher Debuts 'Woman's World' Music Video

August 21, 2013 08:51:57 GMT

After 12 long years, iconic diva is back to making music, premiering her new song "Woman's World" complete with music video today. The 67-year-old singer brings out her wide array of wigs for the visuals of her new dance track that's sure to be another club banger for the next many weeks.

Cher Shows Support to 'Fred' Star Lucas Cruikshank Who Comes Out as Gay

August 21, 2013 02:08:40 GMT

"Fred" actor Lucas Cruikshank has received tremendous support from his fans after he reveals his sexual preference in a YouTube video. The support also comes from veteran singer , who sends a private message via Twitter.

Lady GaGa's 'The Greatest Thing' Duet With Cher Leaks Online

August 14, 2013 08:34:11 GMT

Thanks to a hacker who leaked and 's "The Greatest Thing" duet, the song that was destined not to be heard is now finally online. The song, which Cher told a fan on Twitter last June was not going to be released because GaGa "doesn't like it, or want it to come out," has leaked online. Making it worse for both artists is the fact that the leaked audio is apparently the "wrong version."

Cher Supports Kanye West Following Paparazzi Scuffle

July 23, 2013 06:39:47 GMT

has 's back after the "Black Skinhead" rapper got involved in two scuffles with paparazzi in Los Angeles this month. In addition to supporting the rapper, the iconic singer took to Twitter to write her dislike towards the shutterbugs.

Cher on Lady GaGa Duet: 'She Doesn't Like It'

June 20, 2013 06:27:13 GMT

's upcoming album, "", was supposed to feature a collaboration with . However, fans may not have the chance to listen to it since Cher has confirmed the track called "The Greatest Thing" is not going to be released.

Cher, Christina Aguilera and Bruno Mars Perform on 'The Voice' Finale

June 19, 2013 09:38:07 GMT

"" wrapped up its fourth season on Tuesday night, June 18, with a stage full of stars. , who made her first live show in more than a decade, was one of the performers who lent their star power to the competition. Wearing a fabulous pink wig, the 67-year-old diva took the stage to sing "Woman's World", the new single off her upcoming album that will be released next September.

Cher to Perform Comeback Single on 'The Voice' Season 4 Finale

June 11, 2013 02:25:19 GMT

is set to guest-star on the fourth season finale of "" on June 18, NBC has announced. According to the television network, the upcoming appearance on the singing competition will be Cher's first live TV performance in more than a decade.

'Behind the Candelabra' Ending Moves Cher to Tears

May 28, 2013 08:22:48 GMT

After getting rave reviews at the Cannes Film Festival, "" got approval from some TV viewers who watched the original HBO movie Sunday, May 26. Among those praising the Liberace biopic were celebrities like and Tara Buck.

Cher Throws Twitter Rants Over Album Delay

March 01, 2013 06:04:45 GMT

After dropping a new single "Woman's World" back in December, Goddess of Pop was expected to release her 26th studio installment this March. However, the pop culture icon has just revealed that the new album's release will be delayed and has been pushed back to September, following the release of another new single in June.

Cher to Release New Album in Late March 2013

December 04, 2012 06:03:34 GMT

's new album has finally gotten a release date, which is in late March 2013. Livia Tortella, Warner Bros. Records Co-President/COO, confirmed the news, announcing that the new set will come after the "Believe" hitmaker's 12 years of hiatus in music and it is expected to be one of the top releases for next year.

Cher Unveils New Single 'Woman's World' on Thanksgiving

November 23, 2012 08:45:51 GMT

Singer has just unveiled her new single, "Woman's World" on Wednesday, November 21. The music legend surprised her fans with the early Thanksgiving tune via a Twitter announcement and then posted a stream of the song online.

Chaz Bono Comments on Cher's Presence at 23rd GLAAD Media Awards

April 23, 2012 02:47:17 GMT

Chaz Bono was honored with two prizes at the 23rd Annual GLAAD Media Awards in Los Angeles on Saturday, April 21, but his biggest surprise apparently came from his mother . The 65-year-old singer gave a touching speech about her transgender son when she took the stage after congresswoman Mary Bono Mack to present him with Stephen F. Kolzak Award.

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