Long gone are the days when everyone reckoned X Factor star Cher Lloyd was desperate to emulate her idol and mentor Cheryl Cole – and it seems complaining that the ‘Fight For This’ star has refused to stay in touch with her wasn’t enough for Cher, who’s launched another attack on Cheryl and even challenged her to sing-off!
During an interview with Real Radio North West’s Real Breakfast Show, Cher was asked if she’d consider teaming up with the ex-Girls Aloud singer. Her answer? “Maybe if she sings live with me.”
Any idea that quote might have just been taken out of context was ruined when the host commented that it sounded like Cher was challenging Cheryl – to which she replied “Well it always is nowadays, when you haven’t got the nifty little button to press.” – clearly referring to auto-tune, which Cheryl infamously used during her live X Factor performance of ‘Promise This’.
In an ideal world, we’d love to see the two work together on a track for Cheryl’s upcoming third album, but it sounds like Cher has made her mind up. We don’t want to come between them, but we think Cher should remember that she doesn’t always sing live either. Evidence presented below…