Cher CD — Performing Spark Arena Friday September 21 and Saturday September 22
The one and only Cher is coming to NZ for two shows and we have two copies of her new album Dancing Queen up for grabs as the ideal precursor to the muchanticipated events.
Following the global megasuccess of, Mama Mia, Here We Go Again; Dancing Queen pays tribute to the legendary music of ABBA and contains 10 songs, all presented in that inimitable and irrepressible Cher style. All your ABBA favourites are here including Dancing Queen, Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! (A Man After Midnight), The Name Of The Game, SOS, Waterloo, Mamma Mia, Chiquitita, Fernando and The Winner Takes It All.
The Oscar, Emmy and Grammy Award-winning icon was inspired to record the album following her stunning performance as Ruby Sheridan in the hit film.
“I’ve always liked ABBA and saw the original Mamma Mia musical on Broadway three times,” Cher says. “After filming Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again ,I was reminded again of what great and timeless songs they wrote and started thinking ‘why not do an album of their music?’ The songs were harder to sing than I imagined but I’m so happy with how the music came out. I’m really excited for people to hear it. It’s a perfect time.”
Dancing Queen was recorded and produced with Cher’s longtime collaborator Mark Taylor, who previously produced Cher’s global smash Believe which was