You better sit down kids….. Sonny Bono (Sonny & Cher and not Bono from U2) would have turned 83 years old today. Sonny was a record promo guy, a songwriter who worked for Phil Spector, a singer who launched the career of his 2nd wife Cher and later got into politics. And of course there […]

5th Jan 1998, American singer, producer, and politician Sonny Bono was killed in a skiing accident at a resort near Lake Tahoe, aged 62. Bono who was one half on Sonny and Cher scored the 1965 UK & US No.1 single ‘I Got You Babe’ and had become a US Congressman. The United States Sonny […]

Sonny Bono was killed in a skiing accident on Jan. 5, 1998. Sonny came to fame with his then wife Cher (as Sonny & Cher) in the 60’s. He was also a song writer, producer, business man and a politician. He was mayor of Palm Springs, California, from 1988 to 1992, and congressman for California’s […]

On Nov. 14, 1987, TV Late Night show host David Letterman had Sonny Bono and his ex-wife Cher on his show, “Late Night with David Letterman.” Even though it was set up in advance, Letterman tried to make it look like a spur of the moment thing to get them to sing together. They sang […]

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