Tina Turner Wiki – Tina Turner Biography
Tina Turner, one of rock’s greatest vocalists and most magnetic performers, has died at the age of 83, according to her spokeswoman. “Tina Turner, the ‘Queen of Rock’n Roll,’ died peacefully today at the age of 83 after a long illness in her home in Kusnacht near Zurich, Switzerland,” they said in a statement. “With her, the world loses a musical legend and a role model.”
Tina Turner was 83 years old.
‘Queen of Rock ‘n’ Roll’ has died at the age of 83 in Switzerland
The American-born singer was recognized for her dynamic on-stage presence and a string of successes including The Best, Proud Mary, Private Dancer, and What’s Love Got to Do With It. She rose to prominence in the 1960s with ex-husband Ike Turner, with the legendary song River Deep, Mountain High.
Domestic violence against Ike’s wife was documented in a 1993 Hollywood film starring Angela Bassett that won three Oscars. Her life story has also been immortalized in a popular West End show that is still in production.