A true Diva that signifies the name is the one and only Cher also known as Cherilyn Sarkisian was born on May 20 1946.She achieved popularity in the 1960s as a musician with her second Sonny. Their group was named Sonny and Cher. They established themselves in the pop and rock music scene. As the years passed she reached greater heights. She firstly was recognized as a solo act; eventually she became a television starlet in the 1970s and then in the 80s debuted as a film actress. This was only a start for this brilliant performer as she established himself as a force to be reckoned with when her single Believe sold over 3 million copies this is the greatest selling singer by a female artist. It also benefited the company Warner brothers immensely and went on to sell 10 million copies worldwide. She is also in the Guinness hall of fame known as the oldest singer whose singles achieved fame and popularity. She was also honored for giving hits back to back throughout her wonderful career. Her career spanned 40 years and with no signs of stopping she is heralded as the finest pop musician ever too step into the music scene and is known all around the world. She is also known as being the biggest selling artist of all time with her record sales going through the roof, having sold 275 million records worldwide. Right now one can enjoy her performances in Las Vegas on her show titled Cher at the Colosseum. But life was not always this easy for her as she was not born to a very rich family.
Her father was a truck driver and mother wanted to be an actress. She suffered a lot as a child as her parents divorced when she was young. She was handed to her mother who took care of her. Eventually her mother married again. Due to some problems her mother placed her in foster care for a time being. Also not many people know this but Cher suffered from the illness known as dyslexia. So her childhood and past was not filled with too many beautiful memories. But still she struggled and achieved what she wanted to be. If one says that she was only a singer I would be lying. She was also an actress which is mentioned above but apart from that she was a song writer and produced records. Her name is etched in the Hollywood Walk of Fame and she has won many awards such as the Grammy, Emmy and many more. She has faced all hurdles one could face and came out on top.
Not only has she been most successful as a musician but as a writer, producer and actress as well. She has done various roles and has a huge fan following worldwide. With the rate at which she is going it looks like she will never stop. More information about Cher Tickets