10/27/2014: Even celebrities fall under the weather from time to time. Previously this month, Cher postponed a total of 10 shows in order to give herself some time to recover from illness. Unfortunately, the doctors have said that her recovery will take longer than expected. As a result, her "Dressed to Kill" tour will not resume until November 9th. Don't fret if you've already bought tickets for the second leg of the tour; they will be honored on the new dates. According to Forbes, the first leg of Cher's tour alone grossed near $50 million and entertained more than 600,000 fans. One can only imagine the success the second leg will have.
09/18/2014: Many fans of Cher might claim that her music is good for the soul, but former Guns N' Roses lead guitarist Slash takes that statement to a whole different level. The legend claims that one of Cher's concerts helped him to finally quit smoking. When he went to a Cher concert in Vegas, he smoked far too much in a single night. He was bed-ridden for a couple of weeks with pneumonia and by the time he had healed, he had no desire to light another cigarette. He hasn't smoked since the night of that concert.
08/30/2014: Cher has joined the many stars who are sending warm wishes to comedian for a speedy recovery. Cher, like many others, took to twitter to express her love and support for Joan. She also shared a reminiscent picture of the pair side by side, looking absolutely fabulous. It's so nice to see such comaraderie between these two superstars as well the other stars who are sending warm wished Joan's way.
8/11/14: While the icon may seem dauntless on stage, she actually struggles quite a bit with insecurities about her physical appearance. Cher is 68 this year, and often has a hard time coming to terms with her age. She says she hasn't glanced at a mirror and years, and that she only felt confident when she was in her 40's. While she may struggle to be confident, her fans still think she looks fantastic.
07/22/2104: Cher's current tour has been said to be one of the most profitable tours of the year. Every show has sold out, and the tour has generated about $55 million in gross profit. The second leg of the tour will begin on the 11th of September, and will feature costmes designed by the renowned fashion designer, Bob Mackie, who happens to have a few Emmy's under his belt. Fans are eager to attend her upcoming shows to appreciate her timeless talent and see what crazy costumes she and Mackie create.
06/24/2014: During her concert at Rexall place, Cher claimed that this truly was her final tour. Many are skeptical, however, as she claimed the same thing after her 2004 tour. Her crazy costumes, hilarious antics and smoky voice did well to entertain and delight the crowd during this concert on her supposed “last tour”.
06/15/2014: Cher's current farewell tour is reminding her fans why they fell in love with her in the first place. While she may have struggled throughout her life, no obstacle has threatened her identity. The shows included in her victory lap feature wild entrances, outrageous costumes, and all of the wonderful antics of Cher that make her so iconic. Throughout her show, her personality shines through with facetious, self-deprecating humor while she flaunts her outstanding talents.
Cher's newest album Closer to the
Truth is the veteran pop stars 26th studio album. Cher
who has now topped the charts in each of the last 5 decades has shown
incredable staying power. Cher's celebrity began as part of the
husband and wife duo Sonny & Cher 1965. She has managed to have a
hit single in each of decade ever since. Cher's newest single
Women's World became her eighth No. 1 on the Dance Club/Play
Songs chart, while her newest album Closer to the Truth
debuted at No. 3 selling 63,000 in it's first week.
Cher's Tour - Living Proof: The
Farewell Tour still stands as one of the highest grossing tours
of all time. Following that tour Cher signed a 3 year residency with
Caesars Place to play 200 shows in which she performed 192 with only
8 cancellations. So although she hasn't released an album in 12
years she has certainly been busy.
Cher's 2014 Tour – Cher: Dress
to Kill is set to kick off in the spring. Don't miss your chance
to see Cher live in concert. You can find a huge selection of Cher
Tickets at FrontRowTickets.com.