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Cher coming to Lincoln’s Pinnacle Bank Arena
By Kevin Coffey / World-Herald staff writer


If you could turn back time, you’d have to turn it back an entire decade to find the last time Cher performed in the area.

Now the Oscar, Emmy and Grammy-winner will perform at Lincoln’s Pinnacle Bank Arena on May 30 as part of next year’s “Dressed to Kill” tour.

The mononymous singer will give away a free copy of her new album, “Closer to the Truth,” with online ticket purchases. Ticket information has not yet been released.

Cher reached prominence in 1965 with her then-husband as part of the musical duo Sonny & Cher, and she went on to be a movie star, winning the best actress Oscar for 1987’s “Moonstruck.” Her music career continued beyond Sonny & Cher’s “I Got You Babe” with solo hits such as “I Found Someone,” “If I Could Turn Back Time” and “Believe.”

Her 2002 farewell tour ended up being a 325-date event that grossed $145 million over three years and didn’t end up being a farewell at all. Cher has since performed in Las Vegas, and the “Dressed to Kill” tour will begin in Phoenix on March 22.

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Kevin covers music, whether it's pop, indie or punk, through artist interviews, reviews and trend stories. He also occasionally covers other entertainment, including video games and comic books.

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