What does Cheri Cheri Lady mean

Translation: Was singt Modern Talking in the lyrics for "Cheri Cheri Lady" in German?

Modern Talking is considered to be one of the most successful German pop duos in the 80s. Together, Thomas Anders and Dieter Bohlen landed one of their greatest hits with "Cheri Cheri Lady".

The career of the two German musicians began in 1984 with their first single "You're My Heart, You're My Soul". The breakthrough followed in 1985 and the song landed at number 1 in the charts in nine countries. From then on, her career took off. Her single "Cheri Cheri Lady", which was released in 1985, sold over 186,000 copies within the first two weeks. But what does Modern Talking actually sing about in this song?


The lyrics are clearly about one of the most beautiful feelings in the world, namely love. "Cheri" comes from French and means "darling" or "treasure". The declaration of love to "Cheri Cheri Lady" implores that she should take his love and his heart and never lose it. He asks her for a chance and promises never to leave her again. He needs her, loves her and wants to be hers forever. The only question that remains open, however: does she have such feelings for him too?

"Cheri Cheri Lady" - The video for the song:

To translate to "Cheri Cheri Lady" by Modern Talking