Reading reviews of Gregg Allman’s new autobiography "My Cross to Bear" I notice quite frequently that reviewers go straight to find out what Allman has to say about Cher. Columnist Liz Smith says it best.
"President Obama is on the cover of [Rolling Stone]. As a politically concerned citizen, I knew I should have headed straight for the president's interview with Jann Wenner, the magazine's editor and publisher. But the gossip columnist in me took over...Anyway, I went right to Allman's memories of Cher.
As much as people want to claim they are too cool to be interested in Cher, they secretly are.
Here's a 14-photo image tour of that old Hollywood tabloid couple we loved to talk trash about:
Look! They drive cars just like us.
They go to parties dressed just like us.
Who would we have to kick around if not Cher and Gregg Allman? I was only five-to-seven years old. That was my excuse.