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Cher past and present.

Pop icon Cher, 72, says she's never been confident as a singer. "I’ve never been a huge Cher fan. I like doing it more than hearing it."
With new album and musical, Cher as outspoken as ever
Friday, September 7, 2018
In a reflective mood, Cher offered a clear-eyed assessment of how her ultra-splashy public persona has coexisted with her naturally quiet self for more than 50 years. She will be awarded a Kennedy Center Honor in Washington on ...
Las Vegas’ marketing machine seen as key to ousting NYC as top gay destination
Las Vegas’ marketing machine seen as key to ousting NYC as top gay destination
Tuesday, July 31, 2012
When Las Vegas businessman Kelly Murphy last week announced the conversion of the old Neonopolis movie theaters into the largest gay nightclub anywhere, he also declared the beginning of the end to New York City’s reign as the top vacation destination for gays. “My goal is to knock New York out of the No. 1 spot for gays and lesbians in the United States,” he said.

Bob Mackie says Cher has become harder to design for because she's worn so much.
Always in style
Fashion: Cher demands the spectacular for her show; design icon Bob Mackie delivers
Wednesday, November 18, 2009
In an emergency, Cher calls Bob Mackie, the renowned fashion designer who has worked with almost every major celebrity in Hollywood during his 40-plus year career.
Cher's daughter announces sex change
Thursday, June 11, 2009
Chastity Bono is having a sex change to become a man. A spokesman for Bono, born a girl to Sonny and Cher, says he "has made the courageous decision to honor his true identity" and began the sex-change process earlier this year.
Cher impersonations are staples of the entertainment at conventions celebrating the entertainer. The gatherings also raise money for the Children's Craniofacial Association.
They’re few — but fervent —fans
Thursday, August 14, 2008
Every other year Cher fans from all over the world convene to celebrate Cher. They play Cher trivia, watch Cher impersonators, pick up Cher tchotchkes and even buy Cher’s clothes.
Cher and Cher-alike
Cher and Cher-alike
Who better to take to the Cher show in Las Vegas than the ultimate ‘other’ Cher?
Wednesday, May 21, 2008
It was a big decision. Pretty much the biggest since senior prom. Who was I going to ask to go with me to the Cher show at the Colosseum? Suddenly it struck me — I would take Cher to see Cher.
Cher fans are the real show
Friday, May 16, 2008
The man walking across the casino at Caesars Palace had a boxer’s mug — a hard, chiseled face with a nose broken so many times it looked like something drawn by Picasso.
In her new Las Vegas show, Cher is unabashedly unafraid to don any of the risque costumes of her youth.
Whatever she had, Cher's still got it
Thursday, May 15, 2008
For years now, Cher has been essentially staging her own memorial service (one that she can’t resist showing up for, to see just how much everybody still loves her).
Look out Vegas: Costume queen of seven ages
Look out Vegas: Costume queen of seven ages
Friday, February 8, 2008
The pop apocalypse is upon us. The worst-kept secret in Las Vegas went public yesterday. So here comes Cher. Again.