Cher is taking legal action against Sonny Bono’s widow. On Wednesday, Deadline reported that Cher has filed suit against Mary Bono, alleging that she has illegally withheld royalties from the songs they released as Sonny & Cher in the ’60s.
RELATED: Cher Talks Falling ‘Madly In Love’ With Val Kilmer: ‘He Is So Creative Like Nobody I’ve Ever Known’ The suit accuses Mary of keeping Cher from her share of royalties generated by hits like “I Got You Babe” and “The Beat Goes On”, to the tune of $1 million.
Cher and Sonny married in 1969 and divorced in 1975, agreeing to split royalties from their songs. RELATED: Cher Praises Miley Cyrus’s Pride-Themed Cover Of ‘Believe’ According to the lawsuit, Mary has “undone” Cher’s ownership of the rightsRead more on etcanada.com