Elijah Blue Allman is the lead vocalist, guitarist, and lyricist.
He is also a sitarist.
With his wife Angie, Elijah enjoys watching Real Housewives of Beverly Hills.
He enjoys Cannibal Corpse.
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Who is Elijah Blue Allman?
Elijah Blue Allman is the lead vocalist, guitarist, and lyricist. Elijah Blue Allman is better known as the son of Cher and her second/former husband, Gregg Allman. Despite being the child of a historical figure, Blue’s life was far from easy. Although Allman could have died to have a mother like Cher, that was not the case.
Elijah Blue Allman’s bio
Elijah Blue Allman was born in Beverly Hills, California on July 10, 1976.
He is of Armenian, Irish, English, German, and Cherokee ancestry.
His grandfather (Cher’s father) was an Armenian-American truck driver who struggled with drugs and gambling; Allman’s grandmother, Georgia Holt (born Jackie Jean Crouch), was a model and bit-part actress.
During WWII, Blue’s paternal grandfather served in the army.
Parents of Elijah Blue Allman
Cher (born Cherilyn Sarkisian) is an actress and television personality who is Elijah’s famous mother.
She was dubbed the “Goddess of Pop” by the media.
In a six-decade career, she has achieved success in music, television, theater, and film.
Cher’s song, I Got You Babe, with her ex-husband, Sonny, reached number one on the charts in the United States and the United Kingdom in 1965.
Blue Elijah Allman’s On June 30, 1975, Cher married rock musician Gregg Allman of the Allman Brothers Band.
Elijah’s father died of liver cancer in 2017.
Bang Bang (My Baby Shot Me Down), You Better Sit Down Kids, Gypsys, Tramps & Thieves, Half-Breed, and Dark Lady are among Cher’s solo hits.
Sarkisian is also a well-known actress, having appeared in films such as Moonstruck (for which she won an Oscar for best actress), Mask, Suspect, Mermaids, Silkwood, If These Walls Could Talk, Burlesque, Zookeeper, and Mamma Mia.
With 100 million record sales, she is one of the world’s best-selling musicians.
Among her many honors are a Grammy, an Emmy, an Academy Award, three Golden Globe Awards, and the Billboard Icon Award.
Relationship Between His Parents
On June 30, 1975, Elijah Blue Allman’s mother, Cher, married rock musician Gregg Allman of the Allman Brothers Band.
Because of Gregg’s heroin and liquor problems, Elijah’s mother filed for divorce nine days later, but they reconciled within a month.
Nonetheless, their troubled relationship, combined with Cher’s allegedly extravagant lifestyle, sparked public outrage.
Elijah’s father died of liver cancer on May 27, 2017, at the age of 69.
Allman was once a transvestite
Around the year 1992, reports began to circulate that Blue, Cher’s son, had become a transvestite.
According to reports, the then-16-year-old son of rock star Greg Allman astounded his mother by embarking on a drug-fueled lifestyle of gay sex and cross-dressing.
He allegedly influenced other boys in high school to wear lipstick and feminine clothing studied the occult and performed satanic rituals.
He also wore human bone jewelry, which scared the younger students.
Siblings of Elijah Blue Allman
Chaz Bono’s half-brother is Allman. Bono was his mother’s son with her ex-husband, Sonny Bono.
Elijah is also a half-brother to Delilah Allman, Michael Allman, Layla Allman, and Devon Allman, all of whom are the result of his father’s relationship with different women.
His half-sister is transgender
Chaz, Allman’s half-brother, used to be a girl.
Cher admitted once that she had reacted poorly when her then-daughter Chastity came out to her as a lesbian, then as transgender.
The Grammy-winning mother, on the other hand, has been supportive of her daughter’s decision and an advocate for the LGBT community.
In February 2014, Elijah stated that he and Chaz were initially close but then drifted apart.
He explained that the two grew apart because they attended different schools and were geographically separated.”
He began using drugs when he was 11 years old
Cher’s second child, Elijah, revealed to ET how he began buying drugs at such a young age.
During his boarding school years, the Californian lyricist said he would frequently return home to see his parents in New York.
Following that, he and his friends would go up to Harlem and get themselves into all sorts of trouble.
Allman admitted that thinking back to when he was 11 years old and buying drugs in Harlem is shocking to him.
The vocalist also stated that he felt shunned when his parents sent him to boarding school at the age of seven.
Allman, Elijah Blue Prior to receiving his first guitar from Kiss bassist Gene Simmons, Deadsy Allman.
When Allman was 13, he went on tour with his mother, Cher, as a guitarist.
In fact, Elijah appears in the music video for her song “If I Could Turn Back Time” as a guitarist.
Deadsy’s singer auditioned for the position of guitarist for Nine Inch Nails in 1994, but lost out to Robin Finck.
Deadsy explains how Elijah Blue formed his band
As previously stated, Cher’s son, Elijah Blue Allman with Gregg, is the singer and guitarist for the Los Angeles-based industrial rock/industrial metal band Deadsy.
Elijah formed the band after recording a few demos with Alec Puro on drums and producer Josh Abraham (including “Flowing Glower,” “Dear,” and a cover of Pavement’s “Texas Never Whispers”).
Allman formed the band after recording a few demos with Alec Puro on drums and producer Josh Abraham (including “Flowing Glower,” “Dear,” and a cover of Pavement’s “Texas Never Whispers”).
He later invited his prep school friend Renn Hawkey (Dr. Nner) to join the band. In the studio, the three members refined their sound and sought a record deal.
Following that, Deadsy released two albums: Commencement in 2002 and Phantasmagoria on August 22, 2006.
He collaborated with Thirty Seconds to Mars on their self-titled debut album. and has also performed guest vocals on songs by other bands such as Orgy, Coal Chamber, and Sugar Ray.
Elijah Blue Allman is married to a singer from England
Since December 1, 2013, Elijah Blue Allman has been married to Marie-Angela “Angie” King of the band KING and the sister of Jazzy and Ruby King of the British pop duo Blonde Electra.
Elijah met Angie, a musician and opera singer, in 2007 while receiving Lyme disease treatment in Germany — more on that later.
On December 1, 2013, Elijah married Marie Angela King at the former Beverly Hills Home.
They happened to meet on a blind date.
Following their relationship, the couple traveled Europe together, including a private tour of the Louvre museum in Paris, before relocating to Los Angeles.
Elijah and Angie married in their Beverly Hills home in front of the fireplace.
The Gothic rock artist revealed that the wedding was attended by only a few of his friends, one of whom was rapper Mickey Avalon.
Allman explained that he and his wife desired something sacred and private.
Angie is also signed to Trankilo, Elijah’s own record label.
During an online conversation with Et, Deadsy’s frontman revealed a near-fatal bout with Lyme disease that was eventually cured by doctors in Germany, which he described as “so much darker” than his heroin addiction.
He believes he caught the disease while swimming in the Indian Ganges in 2005.
When one of the ‘body cleanses’ went wrong, he ended up in the intensive care unit for two weeks.
However, it was also around this time that he met his wife Angie.