An icon and living legend, Cher has had one of the most successful and recognisable careers in modern music. Commonly referred to as the Goddess of Pop, Cher began her climb to the top as one half of folk rock duo Sonny & Cher, whose hit 'I Got You Babe' shot to the top of charts worldwide. Her new fame landed Cher regular positions on TV and a reputation for elaborate fashion and female autonomy in a male-dominated industry. Whilst maintaining a lucrative TV career, Cher continued to perform and release music, hosting a huge Las Vegas concert residency from 1980-1982, leading her into her Broadway debut in 'Come Back to the Five and Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean'. Today, Cher has been recognised by almost award there is and is known as one of the most inspirational artists alive having cultivated a fierce reputation for social activism and philanthropy.