Los Angeles : Singer Cher 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 September 17, the 68-year-old singer once complained to her former choreographer Kevin Wilson about having too many black dancers, reports suggest.
In the suit, Wilson states that he told Cher there was a "minority female dancer" whom he wanted to cast during auditions for the tour.
Washington, October 18 : Cher believes that there is no comparison between Lady Gaga and Madonna.
The 67-year-old singer told Attitude magazine that "Gaga is Gaga and Madonna is Madonna ," Huffington Post reported.
Cher added that all these people are themselves. (ANI)
Los Angeles, Oct 18 - Singer Cher says that although she loves being an artist, but being unable to walk around freely makes her upset.
The 67-year-old rose to fame with songs like "Believe","Strong enough","Bang, bang", "Half-breed" and "Turn back time".
Los Angeles, Aug 15 - This time hackers have targeted singer Cher's duet with Lady Gaga and leaked it online. The former is disappointed and expressed it on Twitter.
The duo had been working on the track "The greatest thing" for almost a year now and were facing delay in the release due to various reasons, reports mirror. co. uk.
Los Angeles, May 3 : American singer Cher confesses that she ran away from home when she was just 11 years old.
The 66-year-old admitted she was "really strong-headed" when she was young, and this often caused problems with her mother Georgia Holt, to who she has paid tribute in her documentary “Dear Mom, Love Cher”.
"We were always close but we fought a lot when I was young. I was really strong-headed even then,” people. com quoted Cher as saying.
London, Aug 23 - Singer Cher has rubbished reports that she is set to marry long-time boyfriend Tim Medvetz.
The "Believe" hitmaker was reported to be preparing to walk down the aisle in autumn this year for a third time. However, she took to Twitter to set the record straight, reports contactmusic. com
"Lovelies, must clear up, Not getting married to Tim," she tweeted. The couple have been dating since 2008.(IANS)
London, Apr 26 : Cher has revealed that she is "upset" and trying to get to the bottom of why a key to the city of Adelaide she was given in 1990 ended up on eBay and sold for nearly 55,000 pounds.
The appearance of the brass key and an accompanying memorial plaque on the Internet auction house offended officials in the southern Australian city, with Adelaide mayor Stephen Yarwood saying he was "exceptionally disappointed".
Melbourne, Apr 21 : Cher, the ageing diva, is said to be selling her key to the city of Adelaide on eBay, infuriating the lord mayor who presented it to her.
Steve Condous voiced his disgust that the honour, which he presented to the 65-year-old singer at the 1990 Adelaide Grand Prix, was up for sale.
"I think that's pretty poor," News. com. au quoted him as telling The Advertiser.
London, Oct 14 - Pop superstar Cher claims her love for high heels has left her with spinal problem and admits that she is undergoing treatment for her back.
The Believe hitmaker claims her love for high heeled shows have left her with spinal problems, and she took to Twitter. com on Wednesday (12 Oct, 11) to tell followers she was in San Francisco, California treating the health issue.
London, July 23 - Singer Cher will duet with pop star Lady Gaga for her new album.
Gaga donated the track "The Greatest Thing" to the 65-year-old for her forthcoming album. She has now been confirmed to record it as a duet, reports contactmusic. com.
"Can't wait till GaGa puts her Voice on 'The Greatest Thing' SHE WILL ROCK IT SO F***ING HARD (sic)!" Cher posted on micro-blogging site Twitter. (IANS)
London, July 17 : Popstar Cher says she is ready to hit the road for her first tour since 2005."Talked Tour last nite (sic) at Studio...! Here's my Dilemma! I LOVE DOING THE SHOW !! THEY'RE ALWAYS FUN! But," she posted on her Twitter account.
New York, May 2 - Singer Cher admires her son Chaz, who legally changed his gender.
The 64-year-old held a small screening of a documentary "Becoming Chaz" at her Malibu home over the weekend.
"Cher and 10 of her and Chaz's friends stood up and cheered when it was over," people. com quoted a friend of Cher as saying.
London, April 9 - Popstar Cher has been advised bed rest after two falls left her with a back injury.
But she is eager to get back on her feet.
The "Believe" hitmaker says she is bored of lying down, reports contactmusic. com.
"In my bed! Heating pad on lower back! Had 2 nasty falls... Itsy bitsy pain in back awakened me. Ok lovelies lying flat on bed like dr said, but it's a bore & hurts!" Cher posted on micro-blogging site Twitter. (IANS)
Melbourne, Jan 27 : Singer/actress Cher is said to have lost her cool when a fan commented on Twitter about her being upset that `Burlesque' had not been nominated for the 83rd Academy Awards.
The fan is said to have mocked Cher, 64, after it was announced that `Burlesque' had been overlooked in the Best Original Song category nominations.
Los Angeles, Jan 17 - When you have singers like Cher and Christina Aguilera in a movie, trust musical magic and keeping up the same their big screen outing "Burlesque" has won a Golden Globe gong for the best original song - motion picture.
The movie Sunday came out as a sure shot winner at the 68th Annual Golden Globe Awards as it had two nominations in the same category - "Bound to You", written by Samuel Dixon, Sia Furler and Aguilera who also performed it and "You Haven't Seen the Last of Me", written by Diane Warren, performed by Cher that took home the trophy.
London, Dec 27: Singer Cher has revealed how the things her mother and grandmother taught her greatly influenced her life.
Cher, 64, was brought up by her mother Georgia, 85, and in her 45-years of show business, the singer revealed that her childhood influences her decisions.
London, Dec 19 - Cher is very interested in Buddhism but admits she can be lazy when it comes to following the faith.
The singer-actress is a follower of the spiritual faith but admits she only meditates or prays when she wants to, rather than when she should, reports contactmusic. com.
"I am the worst Buddhist ever. I love reading it and saying the prayers, but I'm such a lazy Buddhist," she said.
London, Dec 18 - Singer Cher has revealed she is attracted to guys who have a "great sense of humour".
The 64-year-old actress-singer is known for her penchant for younger guys but she insists she is more interested in men who can make her laugh, reports contactmusic. com.
"I'm fascinated by men with great senses of humour. That's certainly a major thing for me," she said.
London, Dec 15 - Legendary singer Cher seems to be desperately trying to "turn back time". She was seen sporting a sticky tape at the edge of her jawline to look young at a recent event.
The 64-year-old was at the London premiere of "Burlesque", when her attempt to look young through the old Hollywood face-tightening trick was on full display, reports dailymail. co. uk.
The tape is usually concealed under the hairline or a wig, but Cher's secret was revealed on the red carpet.
London, Dec 11 : Pop star Cher left people stunned by wearing a sheer top with a transparent brassiere at an event recently.
The 64-year-old singer dressed quite provocatively for the Spanish premiere of "Burlesque", and ended up flashing much more than her cleavage, reports dailymail. co. uk.
She even posed in the dress with Christina Aguilera and Steven Antin.(IANS)
London, Dec 5 : Cher has admitted that she once considered taking her life because she was unhappy in her 10-year marriage to Sonny Bono.
"I thought about jumping off a hotel balcony," The Daily Star quoted the Oscar-winning star as saying.
The legendary singer said she struggled to cope with her husband''s womanizing ways, and now accepts they should never have wed.
"Stardom made him a huge womaniser. One woman, or even five, was not enough," she said.
London, Nov 12 - Legendary singer Cher is impressed by singer Christina Aguilera's acting talent on the set of their new movie "Burlesque".
"The scenes that she and I had together, I really enjoyed, and I really believe that she's got definite (acting) chops," showbizspy. com quoted her as telling a magazine.
London, April 19 : Veteran singer Cher's daughter Chastity, who underwent a sex change operation, proudly showed off new girlfriend Jennifer Elia at an award function.
Now known as Chaz Bono, Chastity began the surgical process to change gender in March last year, and has since ditched the feminine blonde locks and floral dresses.
London, April 19 : American pop singer Cher's son arrived at the GLAAD media awards with his new girlfriend Jennifer Elia.
Chastity Bono, the son of 63-year-old singer walked the red carpet with girlfriend Jennifer Elia.
"I didn't have a clue he used to be Cher's daughter - they look nothing alike. I didn't know who he was," an onlooker promoting lesbians, gays and bisexuals working for arts said.
London, Feb 9 : Legendary singer Cher has admitted that acting with much younger stars in her latest film ‘Burlesque’ was ‘rough’.
The 63-year-old said that felt very insecure after working with singer Christina Aguilera, 29, actress Kristen Bell, 29, and dancer-singerJulianne Hough, 21.
“It’s a hard job. You get up at 5am and try to look good. All these girls are a third my age. That is rough,” the Daily Express quoted her as saying.
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