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  Cher tickets, concerts and tour dates. Official Ticketmaster site.
Cher has had three careers that place her indelibly in the public consciousness, and two have been in association with her then-husband, composer/producer/singer Salvatore "Sonny" Bono (February 16, 1935-January 8, 1998).
Cher's solo career ended up slightly overshadowed by her work with Sonny & Cher, but at the time she was fully competitive on her own terms -- her first LP reached the Billboard Top 20 and was on the albums charts for six months.
Cher's solo career at Imperial, which had created some political problems for the couple at Atlantic, ended with the lapsing of her contract in 1967, and she moved to Atlantic.
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  divastation: cher
cher trained her distinct vocals in rehearsals with spector's top act, the ronnettes, and recorded the spector-produced single "ringo, i love you" (released under the name bonnie jo mason), prior to joining forces with would-be writer and producer, sonny bono in 1963.
this new material suited cher well, as it relied less on powerful vocals (which were necessary to compete with the wall of sound created for her by bono and spector) and more on a commanding persona which would allow her to assume the roles of the songs she performed.
cher's new musical direction coincided with her split from her husband and mentor; as evidenced throughout her solo career, cher had a darker side than sonny was willing to explore in music and the inherent differences between the two eventually drove them apart.
www.divastation.com /cher/cher_bio.html   (1280 words)

  
 Cher - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Cher, at 25, continued to establish herself as a solo recording artist, enlisting the help of hit producer Snuff Garrett and charted her first solo #1 hit with the song "Gypsys, Tramps and Thieves" (#1, 1972).
Cher also revived her recording career in 1987 at the age of 41 and after a five-year hiatus, under the suggestion and coordination of rock producer and AandR man John Kalodner.
Cher was in London in January of 1998 when a call from her daughter Chastity brought the shocking news of Sonny Bono's death in a skiing accident.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Cher   (6423 words)

  
 Cher - Uncyclopedia
Cher was born in the backseat of a minivan in downtown Moscow.
Cher's mother and father separated when she was young, and she was mostly raised by rats and other stray animals.
Cher historians have theorised that the name was given to their child to counter the anti-liberal attitudes of the 1950's.
uncyclopedia.org /wiki/Cher   (1964 words)

  
 Cher - Music Downloads - Online
Bio: Cher has had three careers that place her indelibly in the public consciousness, and two have been in association with her then-husband, composer/producer/singer Salvatore "Sonny" Bono (February 16, 1935-January 8, 1998).
Cher's solo career ended up slightly overshadowed by her work with Sonny & Cher, but at the time she was fully competitive on her own terms -- her first LP reached the Billboard Top 20 and was on the albums charts for six months.
Cher's solo career at Imperial, which had created some political problems for the couple at Atlantic, ended with the lapsing of her contract in 1967, and she moved to Atlantic.
musicstore.connect.com /artist/100/810/8/1008108.html   (1060 words)

  
 Cher
Cher's solo career ended up slightly overshadowed by her work with Sonny and Cher, but at the time she was fully competitive on her own terms — her first LP reached the Billboard Top 20 and was on the albums charts for six months.
Cher, ever the chameleon, quickly shifted gears and released her next album as part of a group.
Cher holds the distinction of being one of a handful of artists to have a #-1 hit in each of the the last five decades (60's-70's-80's-90's-00's).
www.discomuseum.com /Cher.html   (1511 words)

  
 Cher
Cher dropped out of high school and at age 16 she had her first brush with stardom when she was involved in a minor fender-bender with Hollywood lothario Warren Beatty.
Cher has been her legal name since 1979, when she petitioned a court to have her middle and last names officially dropped.
Cher says she "went ballistic" at first, but within weeks she came to view her daughter's girlfriend as "a son-in-law." Cher has since become active with Parents, Families & Friends of Lesbians & Gays (PFLAG), and admitted to having had lesbian affairs herself in the 1970s.
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 The Cher Picture Pages
Cher was deemed fashion's shock innovator, a role she has continued with, for better or worse, throughout her career.
Cher detested all this and wasn't afraid to show her exasperation on stage, unwittingly honing what would become their trademark shtick.
Hollywood was aghast at Cher's hair-care ads and disdained her new home furnishings business as well; lampooned by late-night comics and dumped from the A-list, Cher had now squandered the elite status she worked so hard to achieve.
www.superiorpics.com /cher   (2113 words)

  
 CCAkids.com - Cher
Cher became involved with the organization after having starred in the Movie Mask in which she played the mother of a child with a craniofacial condition.
Through her celebrity, Cher promotes public awareness of individuals with craniofacial conditions and the problems these individuals and their families face.
Cher has seen many of her special friends grow from children into bright, young adults.
www.ccakids.com /cher.asp   (225 words)

  
 Cher News
Cher's son Elijah Blue Allman has slammed his mother's former lover Tom Cruise, insisting he should stop talking about his personal life because "people aren't buying into his whole act".
Fans of entertainer Cher flocked to Woodland Hills, Calif., to celebrate the iconic pop diva and actress, the Los Angeles Daily News reported.
Not one you would ascribe a "motherly" descriptor to, it would seem nonetheless that the timeless singer Cher, 60, has taken lost chick Jessica Simpson, 25, under her wing, and is giving her advice on life,...
www.topix.net /who/cher   (654 words)

  
 Cher
Cher's entertainment career has spanned 4 decades and has run the gamut from music to movies, television to cosmetic endorsements, and author to activist.
The rise to the top for Sonny and Cher was just as quick as their fall from success after their music career slowed (many speculating that the fall was due to their opposition and vocalizing against drug use).
Cher topped the charts once again with the single "Dark Lady" which was certified gold and released her first hits collection, Greatest Hits.
www.dannynyc.com /Cher.html   (1270 words)

  
 AskMen.com - Cher pics
Cher's solo recordings under the monikers Bonnie Jo Mason and Cherilyn were also ill-fated attempts, and Sonny and Cher only saw stardom once they sang the 1965 Bono-penned love song.
Cher returned to the pop charts, but the troubled married life of Sonny and Cher brought their marriage and their successful show to an end.
Proving that Cher was a born actress, she received an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress for her role in Silkwood, and followed up this performance with roles in Mask, The Witches of Eastwick, Suspect, and Moonstruck.
www.askmen.com /women/singer/52c_cher.html   (1008 words)

  
 Rock On The Net: Cher
Cher could be found on television again with her own variety show, Cher, which lasted a year, and signed on with Warner Brothers Records.
Cher redirected her career from music to acting and appeared on Broadway in Come Back To The 5 And Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean (and appeared in the film version).
Cher was in the public eye once again when her ex-husband, Sonny Bono, died from a skiing accident.
www.rockonthenet.com /artists-c/cher_main.htm   (1399 words)

  
 º º Cher : Movies Point
Cher has a persona that is truly symbolic of every thing that is hot and with-the-times.
Cher left her home at the age of 16 with a view to take acting lessons and establish herself as an actress, she could not continue with her ambition as destiny has something else in store for her.
But once again Cher teemed up with Sonny in The Sonny and Cher Show from 1976-77.Cher married for a second time to rock star Gregg Allman, and has a son, who was born in 1976.
www.moviespoint.com /actress/cher.php   (590 words)

  
 Pfam 20.0 : CheR   (Site not responding. Last check: )
CheR proteins are part of the chemotaxis signaling mechanism in bacteria.
Signalling outputs from these receptors are influenced both by the binding of the chemoeffector ligand to their periplasmic domains and by methylation of specific glutamate residues on their cytoplasmic domains.
The structure reveals CheR to be a two-domain protein, with a smaller N-terminal helical domain linked via a single polypeptide connection to a larger C-terminal alpha/beta domain.
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 Cher : Rolling Stone
But hopefully this is just the first of many farewell tours for Cher, the indestructible pop dowager with the consonants-only vocal style and the timeless fashion chutzpah.
In a long career that's well into its fourth decade, Cher has reinvented herself a number of times: as a hippie rock singer, a wisecracking TV comedienne, as a forthright film star, a middle-aged sex symbol, a fitness guru, and most recently a dance-club diva.
Cher dropped out of school and left home at 16, moving to Hollywood to be an actress.
www.rollingstone.com /artists/cher   (242 words)

  
 Cher Convention - Cher
With "Bang Bang", Cher bacame the first singer in the history of Rock and Roll to ever re-release a previous hit, 25 years later.
Cher toured during the early 90's, spanning 2 years with the "Heart of Stone Tour" and the "Love Hurts Tour".
It was also during the 90's that Cher was asked to sing at the "1999 Super Bowl", knocking everyone out of their seats, and bringing many to tears, with her rendition of our "National Anthem".
www.cherconvention.com /Cher.htm   (582 words)

  
 Cher - Wikipedia, la enciclopedia libre
Cherilyn Sarkisian, conocida artísticamente como Cher, nació el 20 de mayo de 1946 en California, Estados Unidos.
Cher, además, hizo carrera como solista, publicando, también en 1965 su primer disco All I really want to do, que lleva por título el nombre de uno de sus más célebres temas en la década de los '60.
Por otro lado, Cher ha combinado su faceta como cantante con su faceta como actriz, actuando en múltiples películas entre las que destacan Té con Mussolini (Tea with Mussolini), Mi madre es una sirena (Mermaids) o Hechizo de luna (Moonstruck), gracias a la cual ganó en 1987 un premio Oscar.
es.wikipedia.org /wiki/Cher   (589 words)

  
 Cher Bio, News and Movie Credits - RopeofSilicon.com
Cher is an internationally acclaimed recording star, live performer, TV star and Oscar-winning actress.
Her latest musical venture is "Living Proof," a collection of songs that reunites her with the team who produced her 1998 global chartbuster "Believe," from the multi-platinum selling album of the same name.
Cher’s career began in the ‘60s, when she worked as a session singer.
www.ropeofsilicon.com /profile.php?id=245   (309 words)

  
 Sonny and Cher Shows: TVparty!
When The Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour debuted on CBS the first day of August in 1971 as a five-week summer replacement series, it was an immediate ratings hit.
The series was famous for the outlandish outfits designed by Bob Mackie, (who did the costumes for Cher only, as he was under contract to Carol Burnett for her entire show) and catchy musical numbers scored by Billy Barnes.
Cher explained why the act broke up: "If you watched The Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour you assumed I was this wisecracking girl who ran our lives off stage because Sonny seemed so meek and easy going.
www.tvparty.com /sonnycher.html   (811 words)

  
 CAMSIS and the CHER dataset   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The CHER (Consortium of Household Panels for European Socio-Economic Research) datasets are a collection of annual household panel surveys covering 17 European countries (with the possible later addition of data from Sweden, the US and Canada).
In addition, it is possible to access the CHER data by visiting the CEPS institute in Luxembourg and working on the data there without retaining it.
The main CHER file structure involves year-by-year datasets where individual or household records can be matched by unique identifiers with the appropriate records from other years.
www.cf.ac.uk /socsi/CAMSIS/cher.html   (1042 words)

  
 Cher - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
They had one son, Elijah Blue Allman born July 10, 1976.
They later separated, but were not divorced until 1978.
Has stated that Audrey Hepburn is one of her idols.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Cher_(entertainer)   (6423 words)

  
 Cher / The Cher Show
There was even a brisk selling Cher doll available at toy stores slated to be advertised on the 'Cher' show.
number, the opening to the show would start with Cher alone in the dark, a spotlight on her face and a single piano playing in the distance.
The first few shows even ended with Cher talking to the audience from her bed (alone) on a Saturday night, trying to show the audience that the star led a dull life in spite of what the tabloids said.
www.tvparty.com /cher.html   (474 words)

  
 Amazon.co.uk: Cher: Music: Cher   (Site not responding. Last check: )
This is the first of three albums Cher recorded for the Geffen Company and it's a clear departure from her previous music.
This was released in 1987 and marked Cher's return to the music business, after investing in a very sucessful film career.
Not distinguished for writting her own material, Cher's sucess as a singer his due to her powerful renditions of compositions by others.
www.amazon.co.uk /exec/obidos/ASIN/B000000OYK   (510 words)

  
 Cher (I)
Cher: Live in Concert from Las Vegas (1999) (TV)....
Flashbacks 2: Pop Parade (1994) (V) (as Sonny and Cher)....
Cher: Extravaganza - Live at the Mirage (1992) (V)....
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Cher (born Cherilyn Sarkisian on May 20, 1946) is an American actress and singer of Armenian descent on her biological father's side and 1/16th Cherokee on her mother's side.
With one of the most recognizable faces in the world, she rose to prominence in the 1960s as a member of the duo Sonny and Cher and sold over 80 million records worldwide, then as a solo artist when the duo ended in 1974.
She has sold solo over 100 million records worldwide since the start of her career.
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