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From sequined spectacle to luminous Oscar-winner; TV vamp to Billboard's longest running chart-topper, Cher's success in music, movies, television, and on stage over nearly four decades qualifies her as one of the most enduring entertainers of our time.
In a career defined as much by dramatic missteps as spectacular recoveries, the chief constant is her seemingly limitless determination.
Born in El Centro, California on May 20, 1946, Cherilyn Sarkisian was a poor, fatherless kid whose eight-times-married actress-mother struggled by on occasional singing gigs and bit parts.
At 16 Cher left high-school and home to take acting lessons in Los Angeles, a plan that quickly derailed...

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Cher Claims Record Label Doesn't Care About Her Album

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Pop superstar Cher has lashed out at her record label bosses, insisting they do not have a "great...

LISTEN: Cher Releases New Song 'Woman's World' After Online Leak

24 November 2012 0 comments

Cher has rush-released her much anticipated new single after it leaked online at the beginning of...

Sia Wanted To Give She Wolf To Cher

21 October 2012 0 comments

Sia has revealed that despite the massive success of her latest collaboration with David Guetta,...

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