Halloween hasn’t even occurred but, however some persons are already occupied with Christmas — together with Cher.
The 77-year-old dwelling legend introduced earlier this month that her first ever vacation album, Cher Christmas, is dropping later this yr. “Are you spending Christmas with me?” she requested in an Instagram publish revealing one of many LP’s three covers. (The right reply is sure.)
One other cowl confirmed Cher standing on an iceberg whereas carrying a glittering silver robe, as you do. “Christmas already?” she wrote. “However I’ve obtained nothing to put on.” This appears unfaithful, however who’s Us Weekly to query Cher?
The third cowl, solely accessible by way of Cher’s web site, reveals her carrying an all-white informal pantsuit and kicking water on the digicam.
Pop stars launch vacation albums on a regular basis, after all, however this one is a much bigger deal as Cher has by no means tackled the vacation style regardless of having been within the enterprise for 60 years. She’s gained an Oscar, recorded an ABBA covers album and starred within the basic film musical Burlesque, however a Christmas album has to date eluded her. To say that is “long-awaited” could be an understatement.
“It’s a Cher Christmas album,” Cher teased throughout a current interview with Good Morning Britain. “It’s not your mom’s Christmas album.”
She famous that the album may also characteristic visitor vocalists, which Cher doesn’t usually use — as a result of she’s Cher. “I’ve by no means had duets. I’ve by no means had folks on any of my information. This was a last-minute factor,” she defined. “However they’re particular: all of them.”
The observe itemizing and official launch date haven’t but been introduced, however the album is at present accessible for preorder on her web site. Cher declined to verify who any of her particular friends are, however an Amazon itemizing for the album says Darlene Love, Michael Bublé, Tyga, Cyndi Lauper and Stevie Marvel are all a part of the recording.
Cher Christmas is the singer’s first album in 5 years. Her final album was 2018’s Dancing Queen, the aforementioned ABBA covers album launched along side the film Mamma Mia: Right here We Go Once more.
Throughout her Good Morning Britain interview, Cher stated she doesn’t know whether or not there shall be a 3rd Mamma Mia movie, however producer Judy Craymer “retains threatening” to make one. “Thus far, I haven’t seen a script,” Cher added. “I can’t say. Can I inform you one thing? I by no means know precisely what I’m going to do till I do it.”