Released: February 1966

Recorded: 1965-1966

Genre: Folk, pop, rock

Length: 33:35

Label: Imperial, Liberty, EMI, BGO

Producer: Sonny Bono


The Sonny Side of Chér is the second studio album by American singer-actress Cher, released on February 1966 by Imperial. For her second album, Cher again collaborates with Sonny Bono and Harold Battiste. The album is by-and-large a covers album and contains two songs written by Bono. The title of the album is a pun on the name of Cher's first husband Bono. After its release, the album garnered positive reviews from critics. The album was Cher's second successful album of the sixties.

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   Charts History

UK Chart 11 peak position

Norway Chart 17 peak position

US Billboard 26 peak position




Track listing

Side One

1. "Bang Bang (My Baby Shot Me Down)" 2:40
2. "A Young Girl (Une enfante)" 3:22
3. "Where Do You Go" 3:12
4. "Our Day Will Come" 2:12
5. "Elusive Butterfly" 2:30
6. "Like a Rolling Stone" 3:45

Side Two

1. "Ol' Man River" 2:50
2. "Come to Your Window" 2:48
3. "The Girl from Ipanema" 2:09
4. "It's Not Unusual" 2:08
5. "Time" 3:16
6. "Milord" 2:43



Singles from The Sonny Side Of Cher           


"Where Do You Go"
Released: 1966
"Bang Bang (My Baby Shot Me Down)"
Released: 1966