Kim Kardashian Falls for Cher 'Death Hoax' on Twitter

| by Michael Allen

Socialite and reality star Kim Kardashian asked her millions of Twitter followers early Friday morning if Cher was dead. 

A rumor that Cher had died spread like wildfire on Twitter overnight Thursday and into Friday morning. “RIP Cher” became a trending topic, only further fueling speculation.

Kim's tweet sent a tidalwave of fear through Cher fans who asked if the singer really was dead. Fortunately, Cher is alive and Kim posted a correction to her odd question.