Tina Turner, some of the fashionable artists in rock and soul historical past, handed away after an extended sickness at her house in Küsnacht close to Zurich, Switzerland, her rep Bernard Doherty confirmed. She was 83.
“Together with her, the world loses a music legend and a task mannequin,” Doherty stated in a press release.
Often called the Queen of Rock ‘n’ Roll and for her explosive performances, Turner’s rock classics as a part of the duo Ike & Tina Turner, in addition to her quite a few solo hits, will stay on eternally. Hearken to her music throughout a number of channels on the SXM App now, and test again again for programming updates.
Born Anna Mae Bullock on November 26, 1939, in Nutbush, Tennessee, Turner grew to become well-known within the late Nineteen Sixties because the singer of the Ike & Tina Turner Revue. After leaving husband Ike Turner following years of bodily and emotional abuse, she staged what stays one of many best comebacks in pop music historical past, scoring large hits within the Eighties comparable to “What’s Love Acquired To Do With it”, “Non-public Dancer” and “The Finest”, with greater than 180 million albums offered, 12 Grammy Awards gained and sold-out stadium excursions all over the world.
A personal funeral ceremony is anticipated for household and shut family and friends.
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