Cher: Strong Enough

Cher: Strong Enough

by Josiah Howard

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ISBN-13: 9780859654845
Publisher: Plexus Publishing, Limited
Publication date: 11/05/2013
Pages: 288
Sales rank: 353,780
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author


Josiah Howard's short stories, articles and entertainment industry photographs have been featured on various Internet websites and in a variety of newspapers and magazines. He is the author of Donna Summer: Her Life and Music and Blaxploitation Cinema: The Essential Reference Guide. His first association with Cher came in 2008 when he was commissioned to write the program for her 2008 post-Farewell Tour return to Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. A graduate of New York University, he lives in New York City.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments 9

Introduction 11

Part 1 Cherilyn 15

1 The Sicilian and the "Indian" 17

2 I Got You Babe 24

3 Gypsys, Half-Breeds and Dark Ladies 34

4 I Got Someone Else Babe 44

5 Laugh at Me 53

6 New Teamwork 58

7 The Star Treatment 63

8 A Cast of Characters 69

Part 2 Cher (Formerly of Sonny and Cher) 75

9 Let Me Entertain You 77

10 "In It Up to My Neck" 85

11 Up, Up… and Away 96

12 Magazine Queen 108

13 A Sunday Night Staple 116

14 Belly Button Bickering 122

15 All in the Family 128

Part 3 Cher Bono Allman 135

16 Ramblin' Man 137

17 Girls Will Talk 143

18 "I Do," I Think 147

19 New Album, Old Father 153

20 All in the Family Too 157

21 Musical Chairs 162

22 Something For Everyone 167

Part 4 (Another) New Beginning 175

23 Salute to a Friend 177

24 Two for the Price of One 183

25 Witchy Woman 191

26 Who Becomes a Legend Most? 199

27 Cher Shares "Cher" 205

28 It Was a Good Year 211

29 The Beat Goes On 219

Epilogue 227

TV Or Not TV 251

Notes 253

Bibliography 263

Appendix 268

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Cher: Strong Enough 3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
There is plenty anew within these pages.  Have you ever seen a more comprehensive overview of The Cher Show?  I think not.  The booked is filled with details about what was going on behind the scenes and plenty more. Well worth it and thank Mr Howard for getting this book published! 
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I was really disappointed in this book. If you are a Cher fan there is nothing new in the book that you didn't know. Everything in here has been in previous books and on tv. Dont' waster your money.