Cher Pat Benatar Neil Giraldo
Often nicknamed the Goddess of Pop, Cher is one of the most seasoned artists in the music industry. A premier performer, a unique singer and an entertainer par excellence, Cher has established herself as one of the most versatile and talented artists today. She rose to fame came in 1965 as she made waves in the industry with her former husband, Sonny. The duo produced music that helped launch Cher as a female power house for international audiences. Embarking on a solo career after her split from Sonny, the mid Seventies marked the beginnings of perhaps one of the most iconic careers that the music industry has seen.
With a total of forty six solo albums, Cher has proven that she is the ultimate superstar. Smash hits like You Better Sit Down Kids, Dark Lady, Half-Breed, Believe and If I Could Turn Back Time have given Cher immense critical and commercial fame. Over the span of her illustrious career, Cher has championed many roles; singer, songwriter, Academy Award winning actress, teenage pop sensation, television personality, model, Broadway actress, rock star and fashion designer. Hailed as one of the most engaging and interesting acts around, Cher is one artist that few can compete or compare with. Her repertoire expands over vastly different artistic endeavors, but the one thing that remains constant is her ability to excel at whatever she does.
Cher’s latest, and twenty fifth album, Closer to the Truth, comes a decade after her twenty fourth album. While the album remains within the broader category of dance pop, it ventures into other genres on some songs. The album debuted at number one on the charts and has spawned hit singles like Woman’s World, I Hope You Find It and Take It Like a Man. To celebrate her return and promote her album, Cher is all set to go on her eighth tour. The Dressed To Kill Tour is a forty nine show spanning North American tour that will run over three months. Cher claims that this is her final tour; she plans on retiring after the end of this run.
Accompanying Cher on this extravagant concert tour, is one of the defining rock voices of our generation, Pat Benatar. With smash hit singles such as We Belong, Love Is a Battlefield, and Hit Me With Your Best Shot, Benatar is one rock star that’s not easy to forget. Eleven studio albums and countless hit singles established a strong and loyal following for Benatar. Widely acknowledged as one of the most iconic female singers, Benatar is one artist worth watching. With songs that are sure to inject joy into the audience, Benatar is the perfect support for Cher. Their music is complimentary to each other’s and it serves to enhance the enjoyment of each act individually.
One of the most capable guitarists currently present in the music industry, Neil James Giraldo, nicknamed Spyder, will also support Cher on this tour. Giraldo played a big part in the commercial and critical success of Benatar’s debut album, In The Heat Of The Night. Giraldo and Benatar have cemented their place in the annals of music as one of the most successful rock duos. They are credited with making music that not only defined, but gave a progressive edge to the sound of the eighties. Championing the rock genre, this one of a kind duo created huge ripples across the industry.
It seems that this iconic diva is ready to go out with a bang by bringing one of the most legendary rock duos back together. With a promise of high entertainment and brilliant music; Cher, Benatar and Giraldo come together to make music history this summer. Fans can now purchase Cher Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo tickets for the spectacular concert tour.