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Cher's second marriage, to Gregg Allman, was beset by his substance abuse and the pressures of her massive fame.

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S21E01: Cher and Gregg Allman

All the way back in Season One, Stacie covered the marriage and divorce of Sonny and Cher. But Cher’s marital adventures didn’t end with Sonny Bono, as Alicia shares. After things fizzled between the pair, Cher went on to marry The Allman Brothers’ Gregg Allman – who was unfortunately pretty wrapped up in a cycle of addiction at the time. Things were hard for the couple, and while they gave it a real go (with three divorce filings across their four years!), in the end, they were left merely as co-parents harboring a lot of affection and regret.

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Alicia’s Receipts

My Cross to Bear, by Gregg Allman with Alan Light (Amazon)

Brothers and Sisters: The Allman Brothers Band and the Inside Story of the Album That Defined the ’70s, by Alan Paul (Amazon)

One Way Out: The Inside History of the Allman Brothers Band, by Alan Paul (Amazon)

From the archives: Inside Gregg Allman and Cher’s rocky relationship (ew.com)

Jackson Browne: The Story Behind “These Days” (YouTube)

A Look Back at Cher and Southern Rocker Gregg Allman’s Troubled Love Story (countryliving.com)

Gregg Allman interview PART 12 of 14 – Cher – Saenger Theater New Orleans 1982 (YouTube)

Cher, Gregg Allman’s marriage plagued by drugs and fame, but rocker ‘never stopped loving her’: author (foxnews.com)


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